Alerts and Advisories as of: November 21, 2019
There are no fire restrictions at this time.
Beaches at this park are not monitored for water quality.
Short Hills Provincial Park will be closed to the public for a First Nation Deer Harvest on October 22, November 14 and 28, December 5, 2019 and January 16, 2020. Each harvest day will begin one half-hour before sunrise and end one half-hour after sunset. The park will be closed the morning after each harvest for maintenance until noon.
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 Métis people.
First Nation harvesters will use archery equipment and follow mandatory safety protocols.
For public safety, ministry staff will be monitoring access points to make the public aware of the temporary closures.
For more information about the harvest call Greg Wilson, Ontario Parks Southwest Zone Manager, at 519-873-4616.