This area offers over 40 kilometres of trails — more than in any other section of the Greenbelt. In addition, you will find wetland boardwalks and interpretive exhibits on geology and natural history.
Habitats, plants and wildlife
Stony Swamp is the most ecologically diverse protected area in the Ottawa Valley. The swamp’s bedrock dates back to Precambrian times, the earliest geological era. Stony Swamp is classified as a provincially significant wetland and an Area of Natural and Scientific Interest (ANSI).
The area has more than 700 species of plants, which is the highest number counted in any part of Canada ...