From May to Thanksgiving Purple Woods Conservation Area is open from dawn to dusk for visitors to walk the trails. More information is available online.

Purple Woods CA is located on the southeast corner of Simcoe Street and Coates Road at the Oshawa/Scugog boundary. Please enter via Simcoe Street and not Ritson Road North.

Vehicle GPS address - 38 Coates Road East, Oshawa
Do not follow GPS directions if it tries to enter Purple Woods via Ritson Road North. Ritson Road, north of Raglan Road is an Unapproved Roadway that is very rough and muddy. Please enter via Simcoe Street.