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Heartland Forest Nature Experience

Contact Details
Office Phone 905-356-7384
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Primary Contact Elisabeth Graham, Executive Director; Phone: 905-356-7384 ext 107
Alternate Contact Helena Nieuwland, All Abilities Director; Phone: 905-356-7384 ext 111
Volunteer Coordinator Rita Maier, Facility Services; Phone: 905-356-7384 ext 110
Site Details
Areas Served Niagara Region
Located In Community Niagara Falls
Address & Map
8215 Heartland Forest Rd
Niagara Falls, ON L2H 0L5
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Intersection Heartland Forest Rd and Brown Rd
Service and Access Details
Description (Service) Provides an interactive nature experience through accessible, interactive and educational programs. Offer hiking trails, public events, camps and activities, school programs and facilities for rent.
Hours Office Mon-Fri 9 am - 4 pm  
Park hours vary - see website for information
Eligibility No restrictions
Application Call or walk-in
Languages English ; American Sign Language (ASL) ; Dutch
Fees Program - Some events and programs have activity fees ; Donation - Optional ; None - Trails - Free admission
Physical Access Fully Accessible ; Buildings, trails and boardwalks are wheelchair and scooter accessible. There are facilities specifically designed to accommodate those with mobility challenges (mini-putt, wheelchair accessible swing and merry-go-round).
Other Details
Legal Status (50) Non Profit
Established 2003
Funding Grants ; Fundraising ; Donations ; Fees ; Sale of Goods
Service Categories Agency Facility Space ; Day Camps ; Hiking ; Nature Centres/Walks ; Wildlife Conservation
Print Material Trail map on website
Events Hosts annual “family friendly” events. They are: WinterFest in February, Victoria Weekend Fireworks, PumpkinFest in October along with evening events in the summer. See website for more details. 
Also hosts private events (ie group outings, barbecues, birthday parties, weddings and corporate events). See website for more details.