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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 place to walk around the preserve. Many easy trails. The park is free and also parking. The... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jcat73
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Buffalo, New York
wonderful visit

Wonderful visit hiking around the preserve after stopping in the lodge.Kids loved the animals we... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2018
jy3
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West Falls, 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 good25%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“saw deer” (3 reviews)
“great fishing” (2 reviews)
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1200 Fuhrmann Blvd, Buffalo, NY 14203-3188
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+1 716-825-6397
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"saw deer"
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"close to downtown"
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"great fishing"
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"flora fauna"
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"sights and sounds"
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"visitor's center"
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"great place to visit"
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"downtown buffalo"
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"birds"
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"hike"
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to walk around the preserve. Many easy trails. The park is free and also parking. The building and bathroom facilities are closed on Monday and Tuesday. Always deer, ducks etc

Thank jcat73
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Reviewed 1 July 2018

Wonderful visit hiking around the preserve after stopping in the lodge.Kids loved the animals we saw. Will certainly be back for another visit!

Thank jy3
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Reviewed 10 April 2018

It is so nice to read the history of how this area was reclaimed from industry. Being Birders my wife and I quite enjoyed our hike and early glimpses of this springs migratory visitors. Many return trips are in the future.

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Reviewed 22 December 2017

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

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Reviewed 17 December 2017

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
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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
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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
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Reviewed 24 August 2017

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

Thank Q7302WAbarbarak
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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
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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
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