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Inglewood Bird Sanctuary and Nature Centre

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2425 9 Ave SE | Inglewood, Calgary, Alberta T2G 4T4, Canada
+1 403-221-4500
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Always a special day

We have walked to within three feet of a pair of four month old Whitetail Deer. We've watched a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
touchup2017
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Calgary, Canada
Not many interesting birds - some rejuvenation / integration projects going on

I was by the Sanctuary recently, and was surprised as to the work that's going on there - that's... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
BenLar137
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Calgary, Canada
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2425 9 Ave SE | Inglewood, Calgary, Alberta T2G 4T4, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have walked to within three feet of a pair of four month old Whitetail Deer. We've watched a mother Wood Duck push her brood out of a twenty foot high nest, and seen them bounce to the ground unharmed. The mother then flew down...More

Thank touchup2017
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was by the Sanctuary recently, and was surprised as to the work that's going on there - that's hard to do within wildlife preserves. They do work in the winter, so it doesn't interfere with the spring nesting season. In the winter, there are...More

1  Thank BenLar137
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is amazing. I went on October to see the Fall colors. I wasn´t dissapointed. The place is beautiful and super peaceful.

Thank Charo V
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Lovely place to walk and see wildlife. Birds, deer and even a porcupine. Great for photographers and families.

Thank lynnkriekle
Reviewed 7 October 2017

We visited the Inglewood Bird Sanctuary near downtown Calgary recently and thoroughly enjoyed the relaxing and peaceful walking trails. The sanctuary has an information centre , with friendly people to answer your questions, at the parking lot. The well maintained trails start here and circumnavigate...More

Thank Grizeagle
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

We attended this area for a family wedding on September 30/17. The site chosen was by the Walker house, the colours around the lagoon were stunning. The park staff had erected signs so that we could find our way along the paths. If I go...More

Thank Edmonton_mamma
Reviewed 26 September 2017

We didn't have a lot of time to spend here but it is very peaceful, will be back as soon as I can get back to Calgary.

Thank CherylEdmonton
Reviewed 20 September 2017

This is a little piece of nature right in the middle of the city of Calgary. It isn't huge, but it is free and a great place to unwind. There are several pathways through the centre and you will see lots of different birds and...More

Thank trvlloop
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

During our recent visit to Calgary we decided to give the bid sanctuary a visit. I'm rather into wildlife and landscape photography at the moment and we both like going on walks so it seemed a bit of a no brainer. Sadly I am used...More

1  Thank Joey M
Reviewed 5 August 2017

Even those novice birders will thoroughly enjoy a few hours at the Ingelwood bird sanctuary. This property was gifted to city by a well know businessman who thought the wildlife in Calgary needed a home. There is no charge to stroll the grounds and you...More

Thank Rob L
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Wendi B
11 May 2015|
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Response from Susan N | Reviewed this property |
Jay is right. This is from the City of Calgary site: The Inglewood Bird Sanctuary was greatly impacted by the June 2013 flood. A large amount of manmade debris was left behind and many of the sanctuary’s trails were severely... More
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