Journeys in ancient and old growth forests
Jones Creek 
A pleasant walk through hemlock and mixed forest, with views over wetlands.
Park Name: Thousand Islands National Park 
Size: 0 ha
Age of oldest known trees: 0 years
Forest Type: Mixed Hardwood, Hemlock, and White Pine 
Conservation Status: Protected 
Land Use Designation: National Park 
A picturesque trail through hemlock forest and past rare pitch pine trees to a rocky outcrop 14 metres above the Mud and Jones Creek wetlands. Not old-growth forest. Hiking time: 25 minutes. When visiting Ontario's hemlock forests in late winter or spring before leaf-out, please watch for hemlock woolly adelgid.
Latitude: 44.49500           Longitude: -75.82800

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Directions: 1270 Thousand Islands Parkway (401 exit 675 or 685)

Hiking Trail:
  Heron Loop
  Length: 4.0km
  Difficulty(1=Easy, 10=Hard): 3
  Location: 44.48900, -75.82100
  Heron loop (a 1 km loop) may be reached via either bear loop or eel/turtle loops. About 4 km total, roundtrip.