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Iris Griffith Wetlands

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15386 Sunshine Coast Hwy | Ruby Lake, Madeira Park, British Columbia V0N 2H1, Canada
+1 604-883-9201
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Worth a stop

A well-presented educational experience. Many displays and examples of good ecological practices... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
PennyM380
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Vancouver, Canada
Tiny but beautiful

This is a tiny marsh with a boardwalk. It's wheelchair accessible and there's a bench to sit on and... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Joan O
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15386 Sunshine Coast Hwy | Ruby Lake, Madeira Park, British Columbia V0N 2H1, Canada
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Reviewed 31 July 2017

A well-presented educational experience. Many displays and examples of good ecological practices. For just one example, rain barrels attached to the building which save water for use in the garden. Full explanation of how and why this is important. The grounds have many signs giving...More

Thank PennyM380
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

This is a tiny marsh with a boardwalk. It's wheelchair accessible and there's a bench to sit on and contemplate the beauty of nature.

Thank Joan O
Reviewed 19 December 2016

This is an area everybody should know about and visit. Located between the Post Office and the Community Church in Madeira Park, and accessible from either end, is a small but peaceful area preserved in its natural state as Wetlands. It is not only interesting...More

Thank 716karle
Reviewed 15 June 2016

Another thing to do on the Sunshine Coast, pay a visit to the Iris Griffith Wetlands. Small exhibit inside the building and boardwalk around the wetlands. Not a large site, so stay was short. However, we did extend it be taking a walk along the...More

Thank CruiseShip101
Reviewed 25 August 2015

If you're into nature this is an interesting place to visit. Many trails to ponds and you can walk all the way to the Ruby Lake Restaurant.

Thank Beobee1
Reviewed 2 August 2015

Our visit was disappointing. I would imagine the dry weather has not contributed to the over all experience.

1  Thank MarylinWestVancouver
Reviewed 4 May 2015

This place was a little gem. The staff were very welcoming and had great knowledge of the local area and wildlife. The activity centre was really hands on and if your children love that sort of thing they will get the chance to see and...More

Thank Jumpar0undthew0rld
Reviewed 15 September 2014

We had been told to check this out. Nobody mentioned it wasn't open during the week. We arrived to find a group of children enjoying the facility. When we asked if we could walk the trails and if there was a map, we still weren't...More

2  Thank AuntyEm2013
Reviewed 21 August 2014

Quick little walk with interpretive signs in the wetlands. Good distance for our 3 year old, but no railing on the edge of the walkway, so hold hands!

Thank Sheri L
Reviewed 17 August 2014

Enjoyed the interactive displays, the walking trails were well-kept and the facility has a wide variety of fauna and flora to look at. Went with my daughter's brownie troop and was given a guided tour, and many activities for the girls to to do like...More

Thank Stacey R
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