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Swaner Preserve and EcoCenter

#28 of 95 things to do in Park City Features Animals
1258 Center Dr, Park City, UT 84098-7653
+1 435-649-1767
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Environmentally Friendly

The center is a wonderful place that explains about the ecology and the environment. Great... read more

Reviewed 22 March 2017
Park City, Utah
Peaceful wetland view

Stopped briefly to see the building and view the wetlands from the top floor deck. Still looked... read more

Reviewed 20 March 2017
Bloomington, Indiana
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1258 Center Dr, Park City, UT 84098-7653
+1 435-649-1767

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Reviewed 22 March 2017

The center is a wonderful place that explains about the ecology and the environment. Great exhibits and very timely programs.

Thank fritzedelstein
Reviewed 20 March 2017

Stopped briefly to see the building and view the wetlands from the top floor deck. Still looked like winter but the red-winged blackbirds were singing. Lots of exhibits inside and information about the local ecology and energy saving measures to use at home.

Thank cmeyer634
Reviewed 24 February 2017

What a wonderful organization. Miles of trails to hike or ski. Our group enjoyed a wonderful snowshoe tour and our guide, Hunter, couldn't have been more enthusiastic or knowledgable. From learning about the history of this great wetlands preserve to chasing animal tracks, I thoroughly...More

Thank smushie
Reviewed 15 November 2016

The 3rd floor is cool for viewing Elk and other creatures off in the distance. Especially fun for our kids was the indoor rock wall.

Thank Daniel J
Reviewed 3 October 2016

We went to the Swaner Preserve to learn more about the area and were treated to a wonderful photography exhibit.

Thank fuchsiagal
Reviewed 9 August 2016

So a Perserve located where it is in Park City seemed a little odd but after going it was a nice little place to visit. The kids had fun went on a short little walk into the wetland. We got a brochure to go over...More

Thank Jason D
Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

Swaner does an owl prowl where an owl expert, Dr.Dave Oleyar, came to explain all about owls. He brought Artemis, a western screech owl, for show. Dave was incredibly knowledge and funny. After the interactive discussion we took a short drive to the foothills where...More

Thank DavefromUtah
Reviewed 21 July 2016

Did not know what to expect. Found the center wonderfully informative and interactive and the staff excited to tell you about their purpose. Kudos to the Swaner family.

Thank sherry Y
Reviewed 17 June 2016

Was getting a few geocaches in the area and didn't really know about this place. But the views of the open expanses are lovely.

Thank scotiajim
Reviewed 2 June 2016

I went here on a day the EcoCenter was closed, but that didn't stop me from taking a walk on the paved path and extending my walk under Highway 80 and up the hill on the north side. My husband and I were primarily bird...More

Thank rpcvtraveler75
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