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Kerry Wood Nature Centre

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Address: 6300 45 Ave, Red Deer, Alberta T4N 3M4, Canada
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+1 403-346-2010
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10:00 - 17:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 17:00

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A Gem inside a City

Looking for a place to get away without leaving the city. This is a great place to visit. During the winter time, great place to cross country skiing, or snowshoeing. During the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Red Deer, Canada
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Red Deer, Canada
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96 reviews
29 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

Looking for a place to get away without leaving the city. This is a great place to visit. During the winter time, great place to cross country skiing, or snowshoeing. During the summer, there are places to take in a picnic or enjoy a pond.

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Red Deer, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great place for families to explore nature in a treed, grassy, Lake and hilly environment 😀👍 Here you can view various birds,moose, beavers,muskrats. They have a great natural playground and a musical area where kids can play drums and xylophone too.

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Red Deer, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This nature preserve within Red Deer city limits will not disappoint! Forest, marsh, meadows all for your enjoyment! I viewed many beavers busy at work on their dens, cow moose with last years twin calves, 4 young whitetail deer, muskrat, ducks and geese. The 5km trail I chose had terrific look outs and well groomed diverse trails. Very pleasant way... More 

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Coeur D'laine
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5 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is one of the most peaceful places I have been . High probability of seeing wild life including moose, deer, beavers and tons of birds. The nature centre is interactive and great for kids

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Red Deer, Canada
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24 reviews
14 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This park has become my favorite place for walking. Very nice, excellent viewpoint. A small and cozy museum. Very interesting for children. I recommend.

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Thank Irina S
Red Deer, Canada
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4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To relax take a walk in this very nice area. You can see a lot of birds, gees and when you're lucky also moos. If in the morning or evenings you can watch the gees starting or landing in the ponds. There is also a nice and clean area where you can enjoy your BBQ or an family (friends) get... More 

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Thank meieragnes
Red Deer, Canada
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3 reviews
Reviewed 18 March 2017

We attended the build a bird house with Bob K highly recommend well organized this is a great place for young and old to learn about the world around us

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Alberta, Canada
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124 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 March 2017

This venue is open year round with spectacular scenery and great trails to hike on. Lots of animals around.

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Edmonton, Canada
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277 reviews
192 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 154 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

A must see if in Red Deer, Alberta. Lots of trails to hike. The lakes are beautiful. Easy to walk trails with a few stairs.

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Red Deer, Canada
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24 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

This place and a fantastic array of fun things to do, especially if you are trying to get outside more. They have fun little classes for the kids to learn about space and other things and a really great outside play structure for kids of all ages and a good parking area. Also there are trails to go for walks... More 

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