Move Seniors Lovingly – Milton

Here Comes the Sun: Some Outdoor Destinations for Milton Seniors on the Move

If you’re an active Milton senior feeling a bit stir-crazy indoors this winter, the good news is that the nicer weather is almost here. The days are getting longer, and you can practically picture gardens beginning to bloom and birdsong waking you up in the morning.

As things heat up, there are plenty of outdoor activities in your area for you to partake in during the Spring and Summer seasons. Move Seniors Lovingly – Milton has compiled a list of the most breathtaking places where you can get your move on so that the next time you’re itching to get outdoors, the information is at your fingertips:

Rattlesnake Point

Where: 7200 Appleby Line, Milton

What: Rattlesnake Point is an eco-park at its finest. There are plenty of beautiful trails, such as the Vista Adventure Trail, and you can hike them at your own pace. If you’re more interested in taking in the scenery, you can stop for an epic view at Buffalo Crag Lookout Point. The park is home to ancient cedars and much local wildlife. Seniors also benefit from a reduced reservation fee of $7.75. If you want to bring your grandchildren, kids under five are free! For more information, visit

Rattlesnake Point: Photo Courtesy of Unsplash

Hilton Falls Conservation Area 

Where: 4985 Campbellville Road, Milton

What: You don’t need to travel anywhere tropical to see gorgeous waterfalls, head to Hilton Falls Conservation Area. You can simply take a short walk on the Hilton Falls Trail to get to the falls. There is also a campfire on the Beaver Dam Trail for a restful and scenic stop. Your furry four-legged friend is also able to take in the falls, so long as your dog is on a leash. You can also enjoy a picnic or walk in the Reservoir Area. Reservations fees for seniors are also $7.75. For more information, visit

Crawford Lake Conservation Area

Where: 3115 Conservation Road, Milton

What: Crawford Lake Conservation Area offers a lovely boardwalk that winds around the lake, so you can get your steps in, all while soaking in the gorgeous views. The boardwalk is wide, so there is plenty of accessibility for mobility aids. You can explore Three Sisters Garden, with its indigenous roots, and Longhouse Village, which has three reconstructed longhouses from the 1500s. This beautiful conservation area’s rich history will get you moving and feed your spirit. Reservation fees for seniors are also $7.75. For more information, visit

Piper’s Heath Golf Course

Where: 5501 Trafalgar Rd., Hornby (Milton)

What: If you’re an avid golfer, look no further than Piper’s Heath for an 18-hole championship course.  It’s designed to look like it’s in the Scottish Highlands so you can enjoy the scenic view and ancient oaks as much as the game. There is also a 20-acre practice academy for those looking to brush up on their game.  At the end of the day, you can unwind at Piper’s Heath Pub, where you can enjoy a hearty meal and beverage. For more information and rates, visit

The above are just a couple of suggestions for great outdoor nature activities to discover in Milton! If you’re a Milton senior, we hope this list inspired your next adventure outdoors.

Happy trails!

– Published March 2023

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