Cheltenham Badlands Parking Reservation (Required)

From: $20.00


Purchase a Conservation Parks Membership and reserve your spot for free.

1739 Olde Base Line Road, Caledon, ON L7C 0K6 (map)

Your reservation includes:

  • one parking space
  • 1.5 hours available to visit the site from the start of your reservation time. In order to accommodate all reservations, anyone arriving over 20 minutes after their start time will not be admitted.
  • access to to the viewing platform overlooking the feature
  • access to 1km of Bruce Trail onsite and opportunity to hike further within the reservation time.
  • safe capacity limits
  • a discount on same day entry to other CVC Parks in the value of the parking fee paid

TRAIL CLOSURE: When wet and slippery conditions exist, the Badlands Trail that provides trail access to the boardwalk and feature will be closed for your safety. Access to the boardwalk and feature is still available via the sidewalk. Please check Park Advisories for daily updates.

The park will close for the season on October 31, 2021. No access is permitted to the site after this date. The park will re-open May 2022

Note: large vehicles such as RV’s are not permitted due to parking restrictions.

Weekdays: $20/ vehicle
Weekends and Holidays: $25/ vehicle

*HST additional. A $10 weekday or $15 weekend parking fee plus $10 non-refundable reservation fee is included with each booking.

Cancellation/ date change policy:

  • Refund permitted: The parking fee will be refunded if you cancel your reservation a minimum of 24 hours in advance. The reservation fee is non-refundable.
  • No refund permitted : All fees will not be refunded if you fail to show up or cancel less than 24 hours before your scheduled visit.
  • Date Changes: You must call 1-800-367-0890 to change your visit date or time. DO NOT CANCEL YOUR BOOKING IF YOU WANT TO CHANGE THE DATE. All fees are transferable to a new date any time before your booking one time. A second date change request is subject to the cancellation policy above.
  • Applicable refunds will be issued within 24-48 hours.

Cancel online up until your reservation time by logging into your account HERE.


To book the accessible parking spot click here. You must have a valid accessible parking permit to book this spot. If you cannot show a valid parking permit when you arrive, you will be turned away with a refund or will need to book a regular parking spot (if available).


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