Ruscom Shores Conservation Area, Lakeshore

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Cross-country Ski Area · Hidden Gem · Biking Trail
Situated alongside Lake St. Clair, Ruscom Shores Conservation Area is an attractive natural marshland area with a well-managed trail, ideal for some outdoor enjoyment and tranquillity.

This quaint 120 acre Conservation Area, designated an Environmentally Significant Area, is great for peaceful walks and nature viewing. Ruscom Shores is a perfect for spotting shorebirds, waterfowl, and other spring migrants, as well as many prairie plants.

*Note: We are located at the end of Surf Club Dr., just north of County Rd. 2.*

Hours of Operation: Daily from dawn to dusk

Fees: Free admission and parking

Nearby Birding Sites: Tremblay Beach Conservation Area
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  • ERROR Site described is " Niagara Shores Park" on Lakeshore Rd in NOTL. Ruscom is on Lake St Clair near Windsor ON - no connection  more »
  • This park has a view of what the original shoreline of Lake Ontario would look like. There are several trails but the stairs for the main beach have been washed away. There are three parking spots in....  more »
  • Narrow and long with a nice trail on the trees and lookout at the end. Good for a quick diversion into nature
  • Almost need to expand the trail a bit more into the bush area if possible. And add stones or gravel to the path

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