Kortright Centre for Conservation

Today, we're open from 9:30 am - 4 pm. See all hours.

Location

9550 Pine Valley Drive Woodbridge, ON L4L 1A6 Get Directions

Amenities

  • Accessible Facilities
  • Catering Services
  • Facilities for Private Functions
  • Gift Shop & Refreshments
  • Pets Permitted on Leash
  • Picnic Sites Available

Activities

The Kortright Centre for Conservation is Ontario’s leading centre for sustainability education and events.

Situated 10 minutes north of Toronto, on 325 hectares of pristine woodlands, Kortright Centre combines a natural oasis with some of the most leading-edge sustainable education programs and events in Canada.

archetype sustainable house
The Archetype Sustainable House at Kortright Centre for Conservation
Kortright Centre hosts 100,000 visitors annually. It offers a wide variety of environmental education programs for schools, as well as sustainable technology education and training, naturalist courses and workshops, programs for seniors, and more.

TRAIL MAP

UPCOMING EVENTS AT KORTRIGHT CENTRE:

May 26 @ 10:00 am – 12:30 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
Forest therapy is a concept based upon the Japanese practice of shinrin yoku (“forest bathing”): the practice of immersing yourself in nature — or more specifically the forest — and connecting with the forest in...
May 30 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
See what happens when you mix theatre and nature. Read a role or just take a stroll through nature, immersed in a site-specific playreading by Shadowpath Theatre Productions! Starting indoors with introductions and a synopsis...
Jun 2 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
This five-hour silent retreat will give you the opportunity to experience mindfulness-in-nature practices that allow you to rest your mind, connect with yourself and your body, and deepen your relationship to nature. The retreat will...
Jun 22 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm Kortright Centre for Conservation
Join an experienced urban forester for an interactive, hands-on training session to increase your Tree ID skills. This workshop will cover common tree species found in Ontario, natural history knowledge, keys and tips and tricks...

PLAN AN EVENT

Weddings

forest wedding setup at kortright centre Celebrate your wedding in the splendour of nature. Nestled among acres of spectacular forest, the Kortright Centre is the perfect romantic setting for your special day.

LEARN MORE

Corporate Meetings and Events

theatre at kortright centre

Kortright Centre is the ideal location for your next corporate meeting or milestone event. Our culinary team is dedicated to the use of local and sustainable products. We will work closely with you to ensure that the menu is the perfect fit for your event and budget.

LEARN MORE

EDUCATION AT KORTRIGHT

Accessibility

  • Kortright Centre for Conservation has two accessible parking spaces in the main parking lot.
  • The Visitor Centre has accessible washrooms and an elevator to access the lower level.
  • Most education programming offered at this facility can accommodate participants in wheelchairs or with other special needs. Please advise Customer Service at the time of booking of any special requirements for your group a minimum of two weeks prior to your scheduled visit.

Admission Fees

– PRICES INCLUDE HST –

Parks Members FREE*
Adults (Ages 15-59) $8.50
Seniors (Ages 60+) $6.50
Youth (ages 5-14) $3.00
Child (4 and under) FREE with adult purchase

Special Event Fees**

– PRICES INCLUDE HST –

Parks Members FREE*
Adults (Ages 15-59) $12.00
Seniors (Ages 60+) $6.50
Youth (ages 5-14) $6.50
Child (4 and under) FREE with adult purchase
Parking $4.00

* Parks members enjoy free parking at Kortright Centre. ** Unless otherwise specified.