Claireville Conservation Area

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The Claireville Conservation Area is a suburban conservation area located in Brampton, Ontario, Canada. It is one of the largest tracts of land owned by the Toronto and Region Conservation Authority (TRCA). It was acquired in 1957 to construct a flood control dam and reservoir after the destruction caused by Hurricane Hazel. The park is an 848 hectare (2,100 acre) parcel of conservation land located on the west branch of the Humber River. Claireville contains significant natural and cultural heritage features, and has outstanding recreation, tourism and educational facilities and programs. The Etobicoke Field Studies Centre is located in the southern corner of Claireville and provides programs for student from Grade 1 to Grade 6. Located in the northern corner of the park is the Claireville Ranch, it provides horse riding lessons, trail riding and other group activities. The Indian Line Campground is located in the Mississauga section of the park. It offers 245 serviced and unserviced campsites.

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