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Short Hills

November 15, 2018
Short Hills Provincial Park will be closed to the public November 3 and 4, November 17 and 18 and November 29 and 30, 2018 for a First Nation deer harvest.

Ontario respects Aboriginal and treaty rights, as recognized and affirmed under the Constitution Act, 1982, and is committed to meeting the province's constitutional and other obligations regarding First Nation and Metis people.

What You'll Like :

Sedimentary deposits and glacial till once filled this valley, until Twelve Mile Creek sliced through, forming the “Short Hills.” Animals living here include white-tailed deer, coyote, and meadow vole. Pawpaw and sweet chestnut trees are among the southern plants.

Park Facilities and Activities: There are trails and three parking lots but no other visitor facilities. Hiking, horseback riding, fishing and mountain biking are popular activities in the park. There are trails restricted to hiking only. Please also check out the Friends of Short Hills Park website.

Location: About 4 km southwest of St. Catharines, along the Niagara Escarpment. Access is via Cataract, Roland, or Pelham roads.

General Information

Phone:
(905) 774-6642
Size: 660.55 ha
Year established: 1985
Park Classification: Natural Environment
Address:
Short Hills Provincial Park P.O. Box 158
Dunnville
N1A 2X5

Operating Dates

Legend

To see 2019 operating dates please view full parks listing.

Not applicable.

This park has a Friends Group