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Kerry Wood Nature Centre

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6300 45 Ave, Red Deer, Alberta T4N 3M4, Canada
+1 403-346-2010
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Fun for everyone

Went here with my niece and she enjoyed the indoor learning things but boy did she love outside... read more

Reviewed 30 November 2017
Jeri G
via mobile
Lots of hiking & walking trails

Kerry Wood offers activities for everyone. You can access the hiking trails even if the centre is... read more

Reviewed 9 November 2017
Louise M
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6300 45 Ave, Red Deer, Alberta T4N 3M4, Canada
+1 403-346-2010
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Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Went here with my niece and she enjoyed the indoor learning things but boy did she love outside! They have some pretty decent park play structures out there as well as things you Vann play with to make music. Nice trails around the area to...More

Thank Jeri G
Reviewed 9 November 2017

Kerry Wood offers activities for everyone. You can access the hiking trails even if the centre is closed. You often see beavers, squirrels & other small animals on your walks.

Thank Louise M
Reviewed 6 November 2017 via mobile

It is a great place for kids and adults alike to learn about the nature and geography of Alberta and natural history of Red Deer.

Thank Lester R
Reviewed 27 October 2017

I went snowshoeing here several times last winter and it was a great workout. The snow is quite packed down on the path and you don't really need snowshoes to pass through but it is the thought that counts. I went a few times in...More

Thank Ashley L
Reviewed 3 October 2017

This excellent facility makes one feel good inside! The walk around the lake is so peaceful and beautiful. I saw some beaver and gorgeous birds! Good way to unwind!

Thank 1beverly2016
Reviewed 2 October 2017 via mobile

Nice for a good walk,some up and down ,excercise and stroll all in one ! Rest area and attractions as well.

Reviewed 19 September 2017

A pleasant 4 km walk with a couple of outlooks over the lake. 110 stairs and some hills mean elevation changes of up to 880 feet and changing views of the lake throughout the walk. There is a play ground for children and some prepackaged...More

1  Thank Kermit2010
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

Kerry Wood Nature Centre is one of my favourite places! Beautiful walking trails, a great playground, clean washrooms, friendly and knowledgeable staff/volunteers. A great place to see birds, ducks, and maybe even a moose. Nice place for a picnic with the kids.

Thank Keira R
Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

What a awesome place .. so neat , kids under 10 will love for sure . Birthdays are a great value .. where else can you have 20 kids entertained for 90min for $100 ... they have an outdoor musical garden for the little ones...More

Thank Shaun R
Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful interpretive centre and nature themed playground. Pathways are newly paved and there are many different ones to follow. Bird blinds are neat. Fun for kids and all ages. In the summer, watch out for large garter (mostly harmless) snakes by the pathways--was a bit...More

Thank Melissa P
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Kristy F
10 April 2017|
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Response from Litenin23 | Reviewed this property |
For clarification, please note that inside the large fenced area of Kerry Wood Nature Center and Gaetz Lakes Sanctuary proper the rule clearly states that no dogs are allowed, either on or off leash. In the surrounding area... More
Dmytro H
28 December 2015|
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Response from meieragnes | Reviewed this property |
it's free
Dmytro H
27 December 2015|
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Response from meieragnes | Reviewed this property |
It;s open all year around