Warsaw Caves Conservation Area and Campground

Otonabee Conservation welcomes you to the Warsaw Caves Conservation Area and Campground – your base camp in the Peterborough and Kawarthas region, located at 289 Caves Road, Warsaw, Ontario. The area will open from mid-May to Thanksgiving weekend for the 2017 season.

You may reserve a campsite by selecting the reservation button to the right. You may reach the conservation area by calling 705-652-3161 or 1-877-816-7604.

Nestled in the valley of the Indian River, the Warsaw Caves Conservation Area and Campground offers a range of recreational opportunities the entire family or an organized group can enjoy. Our recreational facilities and services include:

  • 52 Family campsites (un-serviced sites, each with a picnic table and fire pit)
  • 4 Group camping areas
  • Comfort Station with barrier-free access washrooms, showers, laundry, and dish washing station
  • Seven caves for exploration and discovery
  • 13 km of hiking trails, including the scenic lookout over the Indian River valley
  • Sandy beach on the river (unsupervised; sorry, no dogs on the beach)
  • Canoe rentals (by the hour or day)
  • Boat launch (non-motorized watercraft only)
  • Picnic shelter, complete with central fieldstone barbecue and picnic tables
  • Fire wood sales
  • Ice, refreshments and snacks (at Gatehouse)
  • Headlamps for cave exploration (for sale at the Gatehouse)
  • Geocaching

Just a reminder to our visitors ~ Conservation Areas are not part of the provincial parks system. As such, we are not able to accept any pass, permit, coupon or other discount offered by Ontario Parks at the Warsaw Caves Conservation Area and Campground.

  • Camp Site at Warsaw
  • Large Kettle
  • Child in cave

Day Use

2017 Fees

  • Vehicle (Car) Entry: $15.00
  • Walk-in per Adult: $6.00
  • Walk-in per Child: $3.25
  • Bus Passenger, per Person: $2.00
  • Per Bus: $80.00
  • Day Use for Picnic Shelter:
    (please reserve in advance)


Annual Pass to Conservation Areas

  • General: $55.00
  • Seniors: $40.00


  • Campsite, Unserviced, per Night: $45.00
  • Campsite, Unservice:d, per Week (7 days) $270.00
  • Additional Vehicle at Campsite, per Night: $17.00
  • Group Campsite, per Person, per Night: $9.00
  • Group Campsite, per Scout/Guide/Cadet, per Night: $6.00


  • Canoe/Kayak Rental, per Hour: $12.00
  • Canoe/Kayak Rental, per Day: $48.00

Please Note: Fees are inclusive of all applicable taxes.