Pickering Nuclear Information Centre

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1675 Montgomery Park Rd., Pickering, Ontario, Canada, L1V 2R5
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905-837-7272
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Ontario Power Generation's Pickering Nuclear Generating Station is one of the world's largest nuclear generating stations, located in the City of Pickering along the shoreline of Lake Ontario. Providing 12 per cent of Ontario's electricity, it has been in operation since 1971. Come and see how nuclear energy works and learn its benefits and contribution to the total energy needs of our modern communities.

Join us for OPG's Tuesdays on the Trail community family programs in Alex Robertson Park each Tuesday throughout July and August. Programs are free and are offered at 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. Tuesday, August 27 will be our annual Movie Under the Stars at 8 p.m.

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Monday to Friday, excluding holidays
9:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

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Featured Cycling in Ontario

  • Simcoe County
    Simcoe County

    Whether you are an avid road cyclist, recreational rail trail fan or adventurous mountain biker, Simcoe County has a large variety of cycling routes and activities to fill first time visits and countless return trips. Centrally located, once you are in Simcoe County many quiet roadways connect smaller communities and larger centers. Simcoe County has a myriad of trails throughout the county, from abandoned rail lines to waterfront meanders, through many provincial parks and conservation areas. Connecting from one trail or road to another is not hard to do, making longer cross county tours from the beaches of Georgian Bay to the shores of Lake Simcoe an attractive possibility. Regardless of route there are plenty of opportunities to learn more about the rich agricultural and cultural heritage of the area, while enjoying the charm and comforts available throughout the County. Mountain bikers will not be disappointed, as there are number of well known and well maintained private trail facilities that host regular events and competitions, plus activities and clinics for beginners.

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    The Great Waterway / South Eastern Ontario

    The Great Waterway region in south eastern Ontario has a wide range of bicycle routes that take cyclists across the region through vibrant communities, alongside scenic waterways and to quiet rural and naturalized settings.

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