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Kerry Wood Nature Centre

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Closed Now: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Great place for an escape to see nature!

Variety of trails to see wetland wildlife or the occasional deer, moose or coyotes. Four season... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Robert N
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Nice place to get away from the hustle and bustle for city living. Great place to go for a walk... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Red Deer, Canada
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6300 45 Ave, Red Deer, Alberta T4N 3M4, Canada
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All reviewsbird blindsgift shopexcellent placekm walkfew stairsgreat place to take the familyinterpretive centerall agescity limitsbring the kidslook outsoccasional deerthe main reasonmigratory birdswildlife viewingwalking trailsgreat walk
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Variety of trails to see wetland wildlife or the occasional deer, moose or coyotes. Four season friendly. Knowledgeable staff and a cool interpretive center.

Thank Robert N
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nice place to get away from the hustle and bustle for city living. Great place to go for a walk. Has a visitor interpretive centre, and walking paths. Also has a pond where you can see local birds and wildlife.

Thank nkondrat
Reviewed 16 August 2018

This is one of the nicest nature centers I've visited. I was looking for a place I could go birdwatching when I visited this area and I found Kerry Wood and it looked ideal. The only problem was it was not the season when the...More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Beautiful nature walk. Brought my grandson for this walk. Took with us drawing pads. Made some beautiful pencil drawing of the nature. This place must be visit if visiting Red Deer.

Thank joannea890
Reviewed 10 July 2018 via mobile

My friend is confined to a wheelchair for the next few weeks. Really didn’t check before hand to see what we could access. It was lovely. We enjoyed the inside displays and went for a walk. Everything was accessible as far as we went and...More

Thank Eileen M
Reviewed 10 July 2018

Great pace to take children to teach them about nature n animals. You can also Take a tour on the trail with a tour guide.

Thank KMitchell420
Reviewed 3 July 2018

it is good. But this kind of place does not excite me. Good staff. But there is nothing extra particularly good about this one. Picked the best place inside the city. Best way to put it is like this. It is good, but nothing cool.Good...More

Thank Kris J
Reviewed 19 June 2018

Nice and quiet -- lots of bike trails and walking paths. Do you love bird sounds, just stand and listen

Thank Fanie V
Reviewed 19 June 2018

The trails in Red Deer are fantastic. This free nature center is great fun for the whole family. I have even seen moose around Kerry Wood.

Thank Danece W
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Good well groomed trails, lots of activity for kids outside as well as very informativeinside, piano for kids to play (gently) is wonderful new touch. Had a good time.

Thank JPLanigan
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Kristy F
11 April 2017|
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Response from Litenin23 | Reviewed this property |
For clarification, please note that inside the large fenced area of Kerry Wood Nature Center and Gaetz Lakes Sanctuary proper the rule clearly states that no dogs are allowed, either on or off leash. In the surrounding area... More
Dmytro H
29 December 2015|
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Response from meieragnes | Reviewed this property |
it's free
Dmytro H
27 December 2015|
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Response from meieragnes | Reviewed this property |
It;s open all year around