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Creston Valley Wildlife Management Area

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Great stop for a short hike through the marshes just outside the friendly town of Creston

Friendly staff. Lots of birds and turtles ( and some bugs of course) Did the marsh loop in about an... read more

Reviewed 9 August 2018
Peterborough, Canada
great walk

Our families did a walk about of the Creston Wetlands and found it very enjoyable. We had a picnic... read more

Reviewed 23 July 2018
Ron N
Lumby, Canada
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“canoe tour”(3 reviews)
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1760 West Creston Rd, Creston, British Columbia V0B 1G7, Canada
+1 250-402-6900
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Reviewed 9 August 2018

Friendly staff. Lots of birds and turtles ( and some bugs of course) Did the marsh loop in about an hour. Well worth the stop. No fee. Donations appreciated.

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Reviewed 23 July 2018

Our families did a walk about of the Creston Wetlands and found it very enjoyable. We had a picnic on the patio of the older building. The grandkids loved it. Ron

Thank Ron N
Reviewed 5 July 2018

A lovely boardwalk and 4 levels of walking to view wildlife. There is also a nature centre with guides to answer any questions.

Thank marilynsC8031HU
Reviewed 27 June 2018

Its a wildlife area with lots of water and bugs, now, it has all you want in a wildlife area like Elk, Moose, otters, turtles, wild flowers in abundance with of cource bees, honey and big fat bumbles, i met some tourists in Banff Alberta...More

Thank Ryhope
Reviewed 18 June 2018 via mobile

Beautifull place for a walk,lots of different trails depending how far you want to go.We have seen a variety of birds,ducks,geese and occasionally Otters.Diffenetly worth the visit.

Thank yodiyo77
Reviewed 18 June 2018

The Visitor Center was closed because all the access paths were flooded. However, we were able to walk along several of the other trails and enjoy all the wildlife, both the flora and fauna. We met one gentleman who lived locally, and he was very...More

Thank Michael C
Reviewed 15 March 2018

Such a unique and fabulous opportunity...wander at your own pace and enjoy some of the most beautiful scenery in the valley, and all the wildlife that calls it home. Just minutes from the downtown core, easily accessible and a photographer’s dream.

Thank Carol G
Reviewed 7 February 2018 via mobile

An true gem! Well maintained paths in a natural ecosystem. I have been going for 45 years and love to show off our beautiful valley to European guests. Talk to a Jr biologist, take a canoe ride. A very Canadian experience! Eh!

Thank Escape754074
Reviewed 6 February 2018

We were visiting for the summer...so we signed our child up for some summer camps!! The weather was hot...but everyday...they were outside adventuring...from hiking, canoeing, nature crafts, learning about animals and some plants, Our Child says they absolutely loved it there!! We will definitely return...More

Thank Gogoonthego
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Watch river otters, swans, pelicans and hundreds of turtles. Always beautiful with loop trails of varying distances

Thank Pat S
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21 August 2016|
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Response from Jaanki | Reviewed this property |
Hmmm, I am not sure about that. They do have a visitor's centre and they would be happy to help you - For more information contact the Wildlife Centre at (250) 402-6908. That said, just north of the Wildlife Management Area... More
3 October 2015|
Response from Christopher A | Reviewed this property |
Can't answer directly but the web page has a heap of information.