We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Goodsir Nature Park

22825 Old Summit Lake Rd N, Prince George, British Columbia V2K 5X2, Canada
Website
Save
Review Highlights
What an amazing place

It's amazing what one mans vision can do. Jim good has taken years to makes paths, plant natives... read more

Reviewed 21 September 2016
saffronAustralia
,
Australia
Unique Spot to explore and learn

I've been to Goodsir Park twice now. It is really neat and unique spot to explore and learn about... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2016
Ben P
,
Leverett, Massachusetts, United States
Read all 12 reviews
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
  • Excellent43%
  • Very good41%
  • Average8%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible8%
21 Sep 2016
“What an amazing place”
12 May 2016
“Unique Spot to explore and learn”
LOCATION
22825 Old Summit Lake Rd N, Prince George, British Columbia V2K 5X2, Canada
CONTACT
Website
Write a Review
Reviews (12)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 12 reviews

Reviewed 21 September 2016

It's amazing what one mans vision can do. Jim good has taken years to makes paths, plant natives and maintain this little place of peace and tranquillity. Jim has created a mini museum and its worth a look in. Whilst there is no admittance fee...More

2  Thank saffronAustralia
Reviewed 13 May 2016

I've been to Goodsir Park twice now. It is really neat and unique spot to explore and learn about the flora of Canada. The amount of effort put in by Jim Goode to make this park is incredible. There is more than you can possibly...More

1  Thank Ben P
Reviewed 18 January 2016

A really great botanical park and camping facility located on the owner's own property. The plant museum has adorable dioramas with materials collected from all over Canada. I frequent this place in the summer for relaxing on the trails, and it is open in the...More

2  Thank Michael S
Reviewed 31 October 2015

This private park is a very interesting for adults and children alike. The owners have painstakingly made paths, made signs describing the local vegetation. Make time to look into the building with dioramas of each province's flora. This place is testimony to an eccentric-nature-loving work,...More

2  Thank TK439
Reviewed 8 August 2015

We visited this site based on the positive reviews, and found this place to be most disappointing and underwhelming. The best part of the trip to this location is; it was not too far from P George = at least we did not waste too...More

1  Thank Ward C
Reviewed 29 July 2015

This area is thanks to one man, Jim Good. He devoted his life to making trails and marking the plants so you know what you are seeing. There are picnic grounds and camping available. The trails are easy and coming up to the lake is...More

2  Thank Mary L
Reviewed 17 April 2015

An astonishingly complex network of rustic trails through the woods, leading through an informal arboretum of trees from across Canada, and natural wildflower groupings, all identified by informative signage. Peaceful and inspiring. A true labour of love, and a wonderful place for photography of flora...More

2  Thank 373Barb123373
Reviewed 5 September 2014

This is a hidden jewel! The owner is extremely knowledgeable and will give you a guided tour. If you haven't been yet ... go soon!

Thank TLB2013
Reviewed 25 March 2014

Jim has done an amazing job of all the planting and is an awesome tour guide!I was amazed to see such a wide variety of plants all in one place. the lake is so pretty.

Thank Debbie R
Reviewed 11 April 2013

Prince George is beautiful and this is just another example of the wilderness and surrounding beauty of the city.

Thank thepoetictraveller
Nearby
Nearby Restaurants
Mr. Sushi
25 reviews
6.03 km away
Northern Palace
23 reviews
6.08 km away
Alpine Neighbourhood Pub
27 reviews
6.87 km away
Hart Burger Bar
8 reviews
5.74 km away
Nearby Attractions
Northern Lights Estate Winery
76 reviews
12.09 km away
Fort George Park
161 reviews
14.34 km away
Cottonwood Island Nature Park
95 reviews
12.89 km away
Prince George Railway Museum
99 reviews
12.82 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Goodsir Nature Park staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines
Submit