Devonwood Conservation Area

Location: Windsor Ontario
Region: Southwestern
Character: Natural Area

Devonwood Conservation Area
By Essex Region Conservation Authority

It's hard to believe this unique woodland is located in an urban centre! Enter this natural area and feel the stresses of life melting away. Located in the City of Windsor, Devonwood features more than 4.5 kilometres of trails promote healthy and active living for people of all ages.

Recreation Activities Available
A good choice of well managed trails among the trees.
A big enough woodland area to make for an exciting bicycle ride.
Bird Watching
Lots to see in this woodland area.
An excellent spot to relax on the open grass or shaded areas under the trees with a picnic.
Cross-Country Skiing
A great destination for winter adventures too!

Picnic tables

Conservation Area Facts
Perhaps no other woodland in Canada supports a greater diversity of oak trees: eight species of oak are found in this urban forest! Can you identify all eight? Stay alert as you walk the extensive trail system winding through this 38 hectare forest. You may also see Eastern Screech Owls, Long Eared Owls and Little Brown Bats.

Open Dawn until Dusk. Accessible throughout the year. Free of charge.

On the south side of Windsor, Devonwood Conservation Area is located on Provincial Road, just north of Cabana Road.