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Tifft Nature Preserve

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1200 Fuhrmann Blvd, Buffalo, NY 14203-3188
+1 716-825-6397
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Great bird watching

What a treasure! Great place to hike and an overall wonderful experience. Bring the binoculars... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Buffalo, New York
Great palce to snowshoe!

Our first visit here. What a beautiful place!! Great trails for snowshoeing. You can even rent them... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Victor, New York
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Only three miles outside downtown Buffalo, this environmental education and conservation site bordering Lake Erie offers hiking trails, boardwalks and a cattail marsh that is great for bird-watching. Snowshoeing and cross-country skiing are popular in winter.
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  • Very good26%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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1200 Fuhrmann Blvd, Buffalo, NY 14203-3188
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What a treasure! Great place to hike and an overall wonderful experience. Bring the binoculars - you may catch some rare birds.

Thank kemnitzerj
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our first visit here. What a beautiful place!! Great trails for snowshoeing. You can even rent them if you don't have your own.

Thank Cleopawtra
Reviewed 4 December 2017

We parked our car at the entrance and from there we walked to the Visitor's Center to get a map of this Nature Preserve. There were two full buses of children that entered here and the kids were excited. Then we had left for our...More

Thank Robby G C
Reviewed 7 September 2017

No matter what season, Tifft is an easy and delightful place to view migratory birds and wildlife. Mornings are better for birding.

Thank Paula S
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Loved the paths. The nature center is beautiful. Staff is knowledgable. Gorgeous day!! Will go back again!!

Thank Q7302WAbarbarak
Reviewed 22 August 2017 via mobile

Wanted to get outdoors on a beautiful day. I had heard about Tifft but never went. So close to downtown Buffalo, really quite amazing. Even though it was the weekend, the preserve wasn't very crowded. Most people seem to stay near the entrance, I took...More

Thank Alan L
Reviewed 10 August 2017

I have gone to this nature preserve since I was in elementary school, and it offers a wonderful chance to see birds, deer, water, and an overall great woodsy experience. So close to downtown, the Tift Nature Preserve is a great place to visit in...More

Thank emilyanne595
Reviewed 4 August 2017

We did perhaps a two mile loop and while it was a nice walk, I don't think we'll drive over to do it again. It was too hot and muggy to see any mammals or reptiles, but we did see some gorgeous birds and butterflies....More

Thank Andy W
Reviewed 25 July 2017

One minute you are in a busy city and then you are in the woods! That is the glory of TIFFT. Unfortunately the Visitors Center was not open today, I would have liked to see what it offered and maybe get a trail map. My...More

Thank JuneNY
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

Plenty of diverse flora/fauna. Very peaceful and scenic surroundings. Good variety of trails. Highly recommend a visit!

Thank Jeff R
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