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Lynde Shores Conservation Area

#1 of 27 things to do in Whitby Features Animals
1285 Victoria St W | Whitby, ON, Whitby, Ontario, Canada
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Enjoyable walks and great for birding.

Took our kids here for a walk around. Enjoyed the area very much. Even ended up feeding the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lynde Shore conservation

This place is one of the favorite places for our family to go to during all 4 seasons .its truly a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Irina B
Whitby, Canada
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1285 Victoria St W | Whitby, ON, Whitby, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Took our kids here for a walk around. Enjoyed the area very much. Even ended up feeding the chickadees.

Thank GFGuyUxbridge
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place is one of the favorite places for our family to go to during all 4 seasons .its truly a magical place where we go to connect with nature.stop by the store and get some seeds for the birds before entering the conservation area...More

Thank Irina B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

On our last day visit in Toronto, our friend drove us to the Lynde Shores Conservation Area and we enjoyed it so much! I can’t think of a place in Melbourne that we can see chipmunks, squirrels, ducks, geese, raccoon, turkeys, deer, woodpeckers and different...More

Thank rwg1123
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you love nature, you'll love Lynde Shores. It is a nature photographer's haven, with a large variety of flora and fauna! Great experience for bird watchers.

Thank epserendipity11
Reviewed 10 July 2017

Beautiful but can get very busy. Lots of birds, chipmunks geese and ducks. You have to pay for parking and bring your own bird seed. Construction going on Victoria street which makes it challenging to enter and exit. No dogs allowed😔

Thank junecreaney01
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Lots of birds to see and nice walk in the woods. Fun to watch ducks and geese landing in the water. Swans too.

Thank JKM007JKM
Reviewed 26 June 2017 via mobile

Very easy trails for all ages. Bring bird seed and watch as the chickadees land on your hands to feed. Great experience for young kids.

Thank TAMember06262013
Reviewed 31 May 2017

This was the first time visiting Lynde Shores. It is a wonderful nature setting hidden off the busy roads of Whitby. I noticed that people were very involved with feeding the birds and other wildlife nuts & seeds. There were a few signs with markings...More

Thank Lauramiller100
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Nice area to walk around and plenty of wild life to see (cute little chipmuncks especially!). If you come during nice weather weekend afternoons it is bound to be pretty crowded and parking is very limited. Also there is a small charge for parking.

Thank foodie123345
Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

What a great place for kids to have fun outside. The chicadee trail you can walk with Bird seed and the birds land on your hand to eat. We counted 17 Bird species that we saw their on our visit. My kids had a great...More

Thank melissagY6045WT
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11 January 2017|
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Response from beckerfw | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for responding so late. I've heard of people skating there and would think of this as a good location for that, but I can unfortunately not speak first hand on this topic. I am not aware of it being a maintained... More