Notice of Temporary Conservation Area Closure

Thursday, March 14, 2019

Hillman marsh with bright blue sky

With the recent warm weather, frost is thawing causing roadways to become soft. In order to prevent damage to the roads and pathways, the following Conservation Areas are temporarily closed until conditions improve.

  • Maidstone CA
  • Tremblay Beach CA
  • Kopegaron Woods CA
  • Hillman Marsh CA

Friday, February 21, 2020

Maple Syrup Festival kicks off the sweet taste of spring

 Essex – The John R. Park Homestead’s sweet slate of spring events kicks off on March 7 & 8 with the region’s premier Maple Syrup Festival, happening from 11am to…

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Friday, February 14, 2020

New Heritage Centre for John R. Park Homestead

Essex, ON –  One of the region’s premier tourism destinations felt the love this Valentine’s day, as the Government of Canada announced a $600,000 grant to create a new Heritage…

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