Tottenham Conservation Area

The Tottenham Conservation Area will open for the 2023 season on May 19th, 2023. 

Online campsite bookings will be available soon. Please check back to book a campsite during the 2023 season. 

Book a Campsite or Picnic Pavilion now.

Picnic Pavilion rental requests with alcohol onsite or requests for over 50 people and all seasonal and long term reservations must continue to be submitted through a Facility Scheduler by  submitting a request form. 

Hours of Operation - Season opens May 19th, 2023

Regular day use hours:  Monday - Sunday's 8:00am - 8:00pm 

Overnight camping check in 3:00pm; Check out 12:00pm

Before You Visit 

Please review the Tottenham Conservation Area Conditions of Use prior to your visit. 

To view beach water testing results before you arrive, visit the Simcoe Muskoka District Health Unit.

View the Tottenham Conservation Area information brochure. 

Contact Us

For general information or for non- urgent situations at the Conservation Area, call the Parks, Recreation & Culture Department at 705-435-3900 option 2 to speak to Client Services staff between the hours of 6:00am - 11:00pm daily. After hours messages and emails will be followed up with on the next business day. 

For urgent matters outside of business hours that require immediate assistance please contact Extend Communications Inc. answering service at 1-877-274-0031.

In the case of an emergency dial 911 for Fire, Ambulance or Police.

Fees - Day Use Visit 

Review Tottenham Conservation Area Day Use fees.  

Campsite Bookings

Tottenham Conservation Area offers a variety of serviced and un-serviced campsites.

Campsites must be booked for a minimum of 3 nights on all long weekends. 

Book online now or submit your seasonal or long term campsite booking request now. 

If a campsite is not visible on the date you are viewing, the site has been booked. 

Disc Golf 

The Tottenham Conservation Area is home to an 18 hole disc golf course. Disc rentals are available at the gatehouse. The course will be closed during the Tottenham Bluegrass Festival and on all long weekends due to increased park capacity and visitor safety. 

View a map of the Disc Golf Course.

Map & Location Information

Tottenham Conservation Area (TCA) address, 6787 4th Line, Tottenham, ON L0G 1W0

View a map of the Tottenham Conservation Area.   

Features & Amenities 

A large, sandy beach lets visitors relax and enjoy the water. You can bring your canoe or pedal boats to explore the pond or even plan a beach volleyball game.  

Please note some amenities may not be available due to COVID-19 restrictions and protocols.

  • Full and un-serviced campsites available 
  • Picnic shelters/Pavilions available for reservations 
  • 18 hole Disc Golf course onsite with disc rentals available at the gatehouse - closed on long weekend due to increased park capacity and safety concerns
  • Full service washrooms on-site 
  • Firewood available for purchase at the gatehouse - debit/credit preferred 
  • Playground 
  • Beach volleyball court 
  • Beach swim area (unsupervised)
  • Tottenham Community & Fitness Centre nearby so you can keep up with your fitness regime 
  • Outdoor drop-in fitness classes offered on-site - not available at this time due to COVID-19
  • Catch and release fishing on-site with valid fishing license 
  • Explore the Trans Canada Trail
  • Golf courses, restaurants, gas stations, convenience stores and shopping close by in Tottenham, Beeton and Alliston
  • Tottenham - Home of the Tottenham Steam Train
  • 15 minute drive to highway 400
  • An easy 40 minute drive from Toronto
  • 45 minute drive to Innisfil and Barrie for lake access for boating
  • 10 minute walk into Tottenham
  • Home of the Tottenham Bluegrass Festival 
  • Annual Canada Day celebrations on July 1st
Picnic Pavilion Rentals 

The Tottenham Conservation Area offers three picnic pavilions to use for shelter and picnics while you visit. Rent a picnic pavilion to host a family reunion, anniversary, business retreat or other private gathering. There are three pavilions to choose from. Scroll down to view images. 

  • Picnic Pavilion rental requests to have alcohol onsite or for over 50 guests and all seasonal and long term reservations must continue to be submitted through a Facility Scheduler by submitting a request form. 
  • Please note pavilion guests who are not deemed a Town of New Tecumseth resident are subject to admission fees when entering the conservation area. Residents must provide proof of residency upon entry to the park on every visit to be granted free admission. Entry fees are noted above under the fees, map and location information area. 

Cancellations must be made a minimum 21 days in advance. Otherwise an hourly administration fee applies as set by the Town of New Tecumseth Fees and Charges Bylaw.

Submit a cancellation request or email the Conservation Area.

The Parks, Recreation and Culture Department reserves the right to cancel the permit if the applicant defaults in any or all payments. Permit Holders who owe funds to the Town will not be considered for any future rental requests until their account has been paid in full.

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Many different species of wildlife exist in the TCA.

You can find:

  • Blue heron
  • Red foxes
  • Pheasants
  • Groundhogs
  • Trumpeter swans
  • Large varieties of birds

William Bailey Pavilion

Lions Pavilion at the conservation area

Anderson Pavilion