Backus Heritage Conservation Area, Port Rowan

#5 of 7 in Parks in Norfolk County
Backus Heritage Conservation Area is located in Port Rowan. For travelers who use our international travel planner, Port Rowan holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Backus Heritage Conservation Area and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • This is an easy hiking area. Well marked trails and good identification of flora and fauna. Lots of options to turn back or carry on . Amazing Carolinian specimens larger than I have seen elsewhere in...  more »
  • We spent two nights camping at Backus. This campground is probably the trickiest for me to review, ever, as it is great in some ways, but average or even below average in others. As it was, we (overal...  more »
  • There is something for everyone at Backus. There are many different events that take place over the year and it's great for a family day away.  more »
  • This place is amazing. Beautiful landscapes, very friendly and professional staff and people who do their very best to accommodate your needs. I would recommend this place to everyone.
  • Had amazing time when I was a kid , does anyone else know about the haunted forgoten graveyard??? The staff doesn't !
  • We were there in 2016. We had a great time . Pool was supervised and was great for the grand kids.
  • I did not enjoy the trip to Backus Heritage Conservation area. 1/5
  • Bakus Mills has always been a big part of my childhood. I remember visiting there as a student and as a cub scout. I remember picnics and tree-planting. As I grew older, the history preserved on the grounds began to interest me. It is certainly a treasure for many reasons.

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