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Comfort Maple Conservation Area

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Historic Comfort Family Maple

This place is a local favourite. I've been going here since I was a teenager. We like visiting the... read more

Reviewed 28 January 2018
GeeJay T
Beautiful old Maple

Being held together with some cables but still looking good. In a park like setting close to the... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2016
Brian H
Pelham, Canada
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1732 Metler Rd, Pelham, Ontario L0S 1C0, Canada
+1 905-788-3135
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small area with a large Maple treethat is somewhere around 500 years old, It is in rough condition and is held together with ropes and cables , I believe it was hit by lightning a while back, Nice place to relax an...More

Thank Billy C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

If you have not visited this ancient Sugar Maple, you need to put it on your bucket list. Located on the Niagara Peninsula Conservation Authority's smallest Conservation Area in Pelham, it can be tricky to find but well worth the trip. Words can't describe what...More

Thank Latintwistgirl
Reviewed 17 July 2018

Hello to the tree farmer's association. Our company provides transportation to Hydro One employees, assists the homeless of Ontario get back to work and now we have partnered with Coca Cola as well as the Holiday Inn for advertising. This is the best tree we...More

Thank Miss_America13
Reviewed 30 April 2018

We visit this tree periodically when in the area to admire its majesty, usually bringing a drink or snacks. We sit for awhile, sometimes silently basking in its presence. The tree is special to us as we know the descendants of the original Comfort family...More

Thank R8506AOlindam
Reviewed 28 January 2018

This place is a local favourite. I've been going here since I was a teenager. We like visiting the maple and having picnics here. It's a simple, country spot that's nice to get away to for a break with a coffee or some family &...More

Thank GeeJay T
Reviewed 22 August 2017

This tree has been around since 1500 AD and it is amazing to look at. the tree is held together by cables because of the size of the branches. However, the entrance is a single dirt lane and there are no facilities in the area....More

Thank Dave D
Reviewed 15 August 2017

This is an interesting place to stop for a moment. A tree planted back in the 1800's. its is absolutely huge. Unfortunately its a bit out of the way of the main attractions in the area. However if your visiting balls falls or travelling highway...More

1  Thank Xperiance188
Reviewed 14 November 2016

This huge and lovely old maple is amazing when you realize it was growing in this spot when Columbus sailed to the Americas. Canada's oldest maple is being helped along by it's conservators but it still stands tall and proud.

Thank Singer_11
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Being held together with some cables but still looking good. In a park like setting close to the small town of North Pelham.

Thank Brian H
Reviewed 7 September 2016

This is quite a unique opportunity to meet in person the oldest tree in all of Canada. It’s a maple tree and it is huge! The family named Comfort owned the land since 1816, right after the 1812-1824 War. The Maple tree sprout up around...More

Thank Robby G C
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