John E. Pearce

John E. Pearce

What You'll Like :

  • Great birding opportunities in this 68 hectare park.
  • The Backus Page House Museum is situated onsite in a restored 1850s Georgian style house, which represents the history and culture of rural Victorian society.
  • A trail with fifteen interpretive stops that leads through a century old hardwood forest.
  • Visitors can look out high atop the 33 metre cliff overlooking Lake Erie or picnic in the quiet shade of the forest canopy.
  • A stunning example of a wetland restoration featuring 3 wetlands, viewing platform and trail.

Facilities and Activities summary

Facilities

All Terrain Wheelchairs Amphitheatres Art Galleries Backcountry Access Points Boat Launches Campsites (Backcountry) Campsites (Car Camping) Campsites (Dog Free) Campsites (Electrical) Campsites (Group) Campsites (RV Pullthrough) Campsites (Radio Free) Campsites (Seasonal Campsite Rental) Campsites (Total) Campsites (Walk In) Comfort Stations Docks Dog Beaches Fish Cleaning Buildings Food Concessions Group BBQ's Historic Buildings Laundromat Museums (Logging etc.) Pet Exercise Areas Picnic Shelters Playgrounds Pools Rentals - Bike Rentals - Canoe Rentals - Kayak Rentals - Paddleboat Rentals - Stand Up Paddleboard Roofed Accommodation Toilets (Interior Earth Pit) Toilets (Vault Privies) Trailer Dump / Fill Stations Visitor Centres Warm Up Shelters Wifi (Public)

Activities

Biking Biking - (Mountain Bike) Birding - Festivals Boating Boating - Motorboat Restrictions Camping - Backcountry Camping - Car Camping - Dog Free Camping - Group Camping - Radio Free Camping - Seasonal Campsite Rental Camping - Walk In Camping - Winter (includes Roofed) Canoeing Day Use Only Disc Golf Dogsledding Fishing Golf Hiking Hiking - Overnight Trails Horseback Riding Hunting Ice Skating Kite Boarding Rock Climbing Skiing - Cross Country Skiing - Downhill Snowmobiling Snowshoeing Swimming Tobogganing Whitewater Paddling

Social

General Information
Phone:
519-874-4691
Size: 67.99 ha
Year established: 1957
Park Classification: Nature Reserve
Address:
Box 9
Port Burwell, ON
N0J 1T0
2020 Operating Dates

Legend

As of March 19, 2020, provincial parks are closed to the public for all recreational activities until April 30, 2020.