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Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve

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Closed Now: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Open today: 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
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Outdoor nature fun

Nice walks,nice birds in season,that you may not see elsewhere,paths to explore.Not fancy but... read more

Reviewed 14 January 2019
Buffalo, New York

Reinstein had been recommended to me by a cousin, since we both love to be out in the woods. A... read more

Reviewed 7 May 2018
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A unique 292-acre complex of forests, ponds, and wetlands brimming with wildlife including deer, fox, coyote, and waterfowl. Spring and fall migrations offer excellent birding opportunities. Explore nature on several miles of trails, with special...more
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
93 Honorine Dr, Depew, NY 14043-4118
+1 716-683-5959
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Reviewed 14 January 2019

Nice walks,nice birds in season,that you may not see elsewhere,paths to explore.Not fancy but nice.Indoor building with things to see nature wise.May rent snowshoes etc.during snow times

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 7 May 2018

Reinstein had been recommended to me by a cousin, since we both love to be out in the woods. A friend and I decided to go on a glorious spring day..(Tuesday, the first of May)............perfect temperature and a lovely blue sky! We picked up a...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

The nature preserve is a beautiful peaceful place located in Depew. Very peaceful place that is great for a quiet walk.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 22 January 2018

Had gone for a tour with 11 other women on snowshoes. This is the first time most of us had done snowshoeing, we had fun. We were on the trails for about 1 1/2 hr and the sun was shining and a light snow, a...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank Stiegjl
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Awesome place to visit to relax unwind see nature at its finest plenty of deer and birds the creek is beautiful always sparkling

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Kathleen M
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This is an Awesome place to visit. There are trails to walk, animals to see, and a Visitor Center. The woods back up to Losson Park which is a continuation of the Nature Preserve. It is a lovely park for a picnic or just a...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank slmsharonstwin
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Wonderful place to take a walk or a hike during the week or over a weekend. There are multiple trails to take, some interconnect. Be sure to wear comfortable shoes. Each time I have gone, I have seen some wild life; whether it was deer,...More

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank smallfry3
Reviewed 11 March 2017

Family friendly well maintained. Active beaver population along with deer and turkeys. Staff on duty

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank aquaman1208
Reviewed 24 February 2017

A nice park with trails to walk. Abundant wildlife - turtles, beavers, deer, and many kinds of birds.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank harleygirl1066
Reviewed 14 February 2017

Reinstein Woods is a true treasure in Cheektowaga, NY. Peaceful, safe, a wonderful place to to enjoy nature's flora and fauna. Has several well laid out trails that are extremely easy to navigate. Great place to visit in any of our four seasons. Hikers, photographers,...More

Date of experience: January 2017
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Cindy B
25 August 2018|
Response from ReinsteinWoods | Property representative |
Sorry we didn't see your question over the weekend. Reinstein Woods Nature Preserve is a state facility, and Stiglmeier Park (aka Losson Park) is owned by the Town of Cheektowaga.If you have future questions about the park... More
4 August 2018|
Response from ReinsteinWoods | Property representative |
Reinstein Woods welcomes people using scooters, due to mobility problems, on the trails. Additionally, Reinstein Woods has a scooter that is available for loan during the hours the Reinstein Woods Environmental Education... More
corryn s
26 June 2016|
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Response from ReinsteinWoods | Property representative |
I apologize for the slow response- we had trouble getting into Trip Advisor to respond to you. Reinstein Woods does not allow dogs in the nature preserve. There is some evidence that allowing dogs in a nature preserve can... More