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Clifford E. Lee Nature Sanctuary

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Wonderful bit of nature just a stone's throw outside Edmonton

We were visiting relatives in Edmonton, but wanted to make sure we got a real hit of nature as... read more

Reviewed 27 October 2017
BenLar137
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Calgary, Canada
Such a beautiful way to spend the morning!!

I have lived in the Edmonton area my whole life but had never heard of this place until my son... read more

Reviewed 30 July 2017
OnTheGoFamily_12
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Edmonton, Canada
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Reviewed 27 October 2017

We were visiting relatives in Edmonton, but wanted to make sure we got a real hit of nature as well. We found this nature sanctuary outside of Edmonton to the west on Highway 60, and it really hit the spot. At 320 acres / 1.2...More

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Reviewed 30 July 2017

I have lived in the Edmonton area my whole life but had never heard of this place until my son googled "nature things to do around Edmonton" Now we have been back a half dozen times and plan to return time and time again! It...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2016 via mobile

We visited the sanctuary today. Lovely place, very quiet and relaxing. The boardwalk was very sturdy and gave a good view of the marshland. Advice: take some bird seeds with you, lots of chickadees there. They will come and eat out of your palm!! My...More

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Reviewed 28 August 2016

As a lifetime Edmontonian, I love my city’s vast network of river valley trails. When I was an at-home dad of two little girls, however, I discovered this hidden gem just southwest of town. We’d throw a few snacks into a daypack, jump into the...More

Thank TallDad
Reviewed 17 October 2015

Today was our first trip to the Clifford E. Lee Nature Sanctuary (duck reserve); relatively easily found but you have to keep your eyes open for the turn off. Once there; there is a board with map of the trails you can take, nature information...More

1  Thank Trish-Edmonton
Reviewed 2 August 2015

We took our two dogs and our son to visit this natural preservation area west of Edmonton. It was a destination we have wanted to visit for a long time. We went on a very hot day - +27C. The sky was blue, the birds...More

1  Thank Michelle P
Reviewed 19 May 2015

This is a very nice spot, near the city (15 mins), where you can get into the woods; and at no charge (how many of these are left?). It's a great spot to bring the kids, where you can complete the trail system in a...More

2  Thank skycare
Reviewed 15 April 2014

There's a long boardwalk to keep you up off the marsh, we see the same pair of geese coming back to nest every year and as it warms up the number of bird sightings increases dramatically. In the winter if you bring small bird birdseed...More

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