covid-19 updates

Updated july 31, 2020

** Please continue to check back for updates as they become available**


JULY 31, 2020 - Face Coverings are now mandatory in all Enclosed Public Spaces at Pittock Conservation Area. This means when using the washrooms, you must be wearing a face covering. For further information from Southwestern Public Health on this mandate, please click here

Pittock Reservoir & Day Use Activities:

  • Passive watercraft, such as canoes and kayaks, can launch free of charge from within our day use area

  • Boat launch is open for motorboats and sailboats (fees apply)

  • Washrooms in day use area and Roth Park are open

  • Trails are open

  • Playgrounds have now opened both in the Day Use area as well as the campground. Please keep in mind that these surfaces are not sanitized and it is recommended that parents supervise and promote good hand hygiene for any children utilizing the playgrounds.


  • Seasonal camping is open

  • Overnight camping is open for reservations, please click here or call 1-866-668-2267. Reservations required; no walk-ins accepted.

  • Campground washrooms are open

  • Campground shower and laundry facilities will not be open for the 2020 Season, as per the direction of the Health Unit. 

Please note:

  • No rental equipment (canoes and kayaks) for the 2020 season

  • No pool for the 2020 season

  • Laundry facilities and showers will remain closed for the 2020 Season

Registration & Park Offices at Wildwood, Pittock & Fanshawe Conservation Areas are CLOSED to the public indefinitely to help protect visitors and staff from COVID-19.​ 

COVID-19 Seasonal Camper Update #1 (March 25, 2020)             COVID-19 Seasonal Camper Update #2 (April 2, 2020)

COVID-19 Seasonal Camper Update #3 (April 9, 2020)                COVID-19 Seasonal Camper Update #4 (April 23, 2020)

COVID-19 Seasonal Camper Update #5 (May 7, 2020)                   COVID-19 Seasonal Camper Update #6 (May 13, 2020)

COVID-19 Seasonal Camper Update #6B (May 15, 2020)              COVID-19 Seasonal Camper Update #7 (May 22, 2020)

COVID-19 Cottages & Clubs Update (March 25, 2020)

COVID-19 Overnight Update (May 25, 2020)

COVID-19 Reservoir Closed (April 30, 2020)

For more information, please go to COVID-19 Closures at the UTRCA.