3.67 out of 5 - 3 reviews

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Airlea from Vancouver writes:

Very easy hike with some great viewing areas. Majority of the walk is on a small trail inside a densely plant populated area.

This would be a great jaunt with kids as it has a learning centre and a board of "spotted sightings".

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    Posted: July 15, 2017 06:01:25 PM PST

    JW from North Vancouver writes:

    This is a well-known destination for bird-watchers as you can see Osprey, Eagles and Kingfishers here and there are dozens of other species on the lists at the entrance. Lots of trails for just wandering but this is dead flat and perhaps only a 3 star for hikers.

      Posted: October 30, 2014 08:05:10 AM PST

      Lisa from Vancouver writes:

      Very quiet. More like a nature walk than anything. If you stay quiet, you can probable see the birds amongst the bushes and trees, some skirting around the walking path. Unfortunately, there are also numerous signs for black bear warnings and tell you to make noises while walking to alert bears that you are walking through. Also, not allowed to walk in marsh areas, but you can see some different species from a distance at the lookout points.

        Posted: September 14, 2013 02:37:17 PM PST

        EW from North Vancouver writes:

        Lovely area. Very peaceful and have spotted all sorts of wildlife at different times.

          Posted: September 12, 2012 07:20:24 PM PST

          Owen from North Vancouver writes:

          A real hidden gem that is great for a short hike, very peaceful with some great views of the shoreline. Ideal for families with little kids or for seniors who cannot walk too far.

            Posted: July 23, 2012 12:36:13 PM PST

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