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Kettle Creek Conservation Authority

Service Disruption

It’s a slower time of year at our campgrounds. Our regular level of service may not be available due to a variety of issues including staff shortage.

We appreciate your patience and understanding.

Please refer to the information below, if we haven’t anticipated your request or reason for visiting today please call Park Security 519-281-8029 or contact the Administration Centre (Monday – Friday 8:30 – 4:30 p.m.) at 519-631-1270.

I don’t have a reservation. Can I book a site?

You may have arrived at our gate house to find it closed. If you are looking to camp and do not have a reservation please review the list of camp sites below.

These sites are available for bookings as of September 18 to 24, but may be subject to change. Please proceed to one of these sites and set up camp. A staff member will be by once the gatehouse opens to issue you a permit and collect your fee.

15 amp: 1-8, 10-13, 15-18, 24-26, 28-30
30 amp: 71, 72a, 72b, 75-77, 108-110, 112, 126, 127, 142, 143, 145-147
unserviced: 79-82, 84-90, 164-166, 168

Or, you can book a campsite on-line through the Reserve America platform.

A campground map is available here.

I have a reservation. Can I proceed to my site?

Yes. If you have reservation and the gatehouse is closed upon arrival, please proceed to your site. Gate staff will be by once the gatehouse is open to issue your permit. Or you can try calling Park Security 519-281-8029.

How to Get Ice and Firewood

If the gatehouse is closed and you would like to purchase firewood or ice please try the following:

  1. Call Park Security 519-281-8029 and an on-duty staff member will deliver the firewood or ice directly to your site. Cash payment is preferred.
  2. Call the Gatehouse and leave a message. Staff will attend your site after the gatehouse opens.
  3. Flag an on-duty staff member during their rounds and they will bring firewood or ice directly to your site. Cash payment is preferred.
  4. Wait for the gatehouse to open. See updated hours below.

Dalewood Pool

Closed for the 2023 season.

Buy A Day Pass Online

Did you know, you can book your Dalewood Day-Use pass online Enter your personal information and a receipt will be sent to your email. Present your receipt at the gatehouse or if the gatehouse is closed proceed to enter the campground.


10518 Dalewood Road,
St. Thomas, Ontario
N5P 3T3


Gatehouse (519) 631-1009
Park Security (519) 281-8029

Gatehouse Hours

Friday: 3:30-7:30pm
Saturday: 12-7:30pm
Sunday 9-4pm

Additional Resources

These rules, regulations and standards were developed to maintain a level of safety and consistency at both Lake Whittaker and Dalewood Conservation Areas and are based on KCCA’s R.R.O. 1990, Regulation 111.

This is the current 2023 fees for KCCA’s campgrounds and day use facilities

Staff Contact

Rob Lindsay
Dalewood Conservation Area Coordinator
Tel: (519) 631-1270

Joe Gordon
Assistant Manager,
Supervisor of Planning & Conservation Areas
Tel: (519) 631-1270 ext. 226

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