Local Area Activities
Our local area is situated in the Niagara Escarpment, recognized as one of the world’s natural wonders and designated as a United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization (UNESCO) World Biosphere Reserve, for its special environment. There are 6 conservation parks near the Toronto-West KOA, each offering daily activities and opportunities to hike, bike, rock climb, bird watch, swim and more.
We are also conveniently located just 7 minutes from the Town of Milton, and 30-45 minutes from several major centres to the east and west, offering easy access to some of Canada's premiere attractions, and the best of both country and city life within close range.
Escarpment Country: The Niagara Escarpment
Escarpment Country, centred around the town of Milton, Ontario, encompasses 380 square kilometers of lush countryside, including the Niagara Escarpment and the watershed areas of 12 Mile and 16 Mile Creeks.
Situated at the western gateway to the Greater Toronto Area (GTA) and in the heart of the Golden Horseshoe of southern Ontario, Escarpment Country draws over 2 million visitors every year! Sports enthusiasts are attracted by the area’s hiking and biking trails, rock climbing, golf courses, lakes and streams, and in winter, the cross country and downhill skiing and snowboarding.
Families visit Escarpment Country for the natural and man-made attractions, fairs, festivals and farm markets. Come for a day… stay for a weekend… and you’ll want to return to see what Escarpment Country has to offer in spring, summer, fall and winter.