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Eco-Odyssee

#2 of 9 things to do in Wakefield Features Animals
52 ch Les Sources, Wakefield, Quebec J0X 3G0, Canada
+1 819-459-2551
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Great outing

We were 3 adults and 4 children (aged 9 to 13), Had booked 3 pedal boats. The children especially... read more

Reviewed 10 September 2016
PAC168
,
Ottawa
Different Experience

Who would think that in the middle of this location - a large water maze with paddle boats and a... read more

Reviewed 27 August 2016
Cheryl W
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Wakefield, Canada
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Located near the picturesque village of Wakefield, 30 minutes from Ottawa-Gatineau, you will discover beaver habitat while browsing a water maze (aboard a pedal boat or canoe) spread out over 6 km. We also have walking adventures (maze and walk in the wood).
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  • Very good18%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“paddle boats” (2 reviews)
“two hours” (4 reviews)
“maze” (8 reviews)
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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52 ch Les Sources, Wakefield, Quebec J0X 3G0, Canada
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Reviewed 10 September 2016

We were 3 adults and 4 children (aged 9 to 13), Had booked 3 pedal boats. The children especially enjoyed finding the clues and solving the riddle. But just navigating in this wide swamp laced with numerous channels forming a maze was relaxing. We had...More

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Danielle R, Propriétaire at Eco-Odyssee, responded to this reviewResponded 12 September 2016

I'm glad that you liked your adventure. Thanks for your comment.

Reviewed 27 August 2016

Who would think that in the middle of this location - a large water maze with paddle boats and a well-thought-out itinerary to follow would be available for a summer experience. Have fun.

Thank Cheryl W
Danielle R, Propriétaire at Eco-Odyssee, responded to this reviewResponded 29 August 2016

Thank you for your comment!

Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

Wonderful setting. You get to travel on a pedal boat that you pedal through swampy area looking for clues about wildlife that live in this type of environment. When we went, we did not have issues with bugs. We found it very informative. The set-up...More

Thank Crichton-Steet
Danielle R, Propriétaire at Eco-Odyssee, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2016

Thanks for your comment! Effectively people are surprised that there is no bugs in the marsh, thanks to dragonflyes, frogs and bats. We have schools coming for Biology classes, they learn by searching in the book for different species they find in our environment. Wakefield...More

Reviewed 1 August 2016 via mobile

This was an amazing activity that we will definitely do again. We went with two kids (3 and 7) and everyone enjoyed it. We did the discoverer and the kids both participated. We were able to see turtles and frogs (lots), some birds and one...More

Thank Zookid44
Danielle R, Propriétaire at Eco-Odyssee, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2016

Thanks for your comment! We are glad that you enjoy the activity.

Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

45 mins away from Ottawa, the means to this place is just as beautiful as the end. A beautiful drive along the country side to Wakefield with a small diversion takes one to this cute habitat tucked into a marsh and silent environment. The water...More

Thank Prachinanda
Danielle R, Responsable relations clients at Eco-Odyssee, responded to this reviewResponded 26 February 2016

Thank you for your comment!

Reviewed 10 August 2015

My family and have been going there once a year for the past 3 years and I hope to keep going there for years to come. For about 50$ per pedal boat, you get to explore a gigantic maze in a real swamp. The flora...More

Thank Nancy M
Danielle R, Propriétaire at Eco-Odyssee, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2015

We are glad that you enjoy your visit each year! Hope to see you again!

Reviewed 31 July 2015 via mobile

What a fun way to start your vacation at a peaceful serene place!! You can enjoy viewing birds with your family. No experience needed to paddle. Instructions will look confusing at first but will make sense when you paddle. Stay as long as you want....More

Thank Krish0325
Danielle R, Propriétaire at Eco-Odyssee, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2015

Thanks for your comment! We are glad that you enjoy your adventure at Eco-Odyssée.

Reviewed 6 July 2015

We rented one of their small canoes, it was perfect for the narrow channels through the marsh. Great way to spend half a day. The area is well laid out. If you do not have experience in a canoe you can use a paddle boat...More

Thank David L
Danielle R, Propriétaire at Eco-Odyssee, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2015

Thank you for your comment and have a nice summer!

Reviewed 5 July 2015

At intersection 3 we were already missing the element to identify. We tried to call with the walkie talkie but got no answer. We took the initiative to go to one of the next intersections and by chance found the next element. After 2 other...More

Thank Cel613
Danielle R, Propriétaire at Eco-Odyssee, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2015

We are sorry that we didn't fulfill your expectation. We are in process of changing some of our adventure cards and the one you had misses some corrections. Usually employees are not allowed to give a refund without asking the manager but could have given...More

Reviewed 7 September 2014

We had a wonderful afternoon at Eco Odyssee. Nothing bad to say. We had sooo much fun! Thank you for this awsome activity.

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