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Tucker Wildlife Sanctuary

29322 Modjeska Canyon Road, Silverado, CA 92676-9801
(714)649-2760
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Ranked #1 of 4 Attractions in Silverado
Type: Nature/ Wildlife Areas, Zoos & Aquariums
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Riverside, California
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2014

SO much fun and so well-organized, thank you so much for putting on this cool bat information seminar and fun day! Great stuff for kids and great tours, loved the hayride and great storyteller on board. It was my first time there and I will be back, I hear there is a wolf seminar day in November. Thanks!

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Costa Mesa
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

Hidden away in the Orange County hills, at the end of Modjeska Canyon, you will find Tucker Wildlife Sanctuary. Less than an hour from anywhere in Orange County, Tucker is a wonderful place to spend a few hours with nature. You will find an unbelievable number of different birds making their home here and even more during migrating season: red-headed... More

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Fullerton, California
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43 reviews 43 reviews
6 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 29, 2013

Drive to the end of romantic Modjeska Canyon off the well-traveled Santiago Canyon and enter into an rural community just minutes from bustling Orange County cities such as Orange and Anaheim Hills. The quiet is soothing. Hiking is great there too, but bring lots of water because there is no shade thanks to the fires that consumed most of the... More

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Lake Forest, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2013

Just went there for bat night. Excellent night and it raised money for UC Fullerton. Lots of activities for the kids. Nice tranquil location.

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Orange, California, United States
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102 attraction reviews
92 helpful votes 92 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2013

This place is hidden away at the end of Modjeska Canyon so a lot of people don't ever get there for a visit - too bad because it's an incredible place for nature lovers. There are birds of all types visiting the bird feeders - there are also a large variety of interesting plants throughout the grounds and benches to... More

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Powder Springs, GA
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111 reviews 111 reviews
48 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 16, 2013 via mobile

This has got to be one of my all time favorite places to go when I'm in this area. I have been coming here for years. the amount of work volunteers put into this place is incredible. this not only is a wonderful place to relax, but I wonder full place to bird watch as well. please be sure to... More

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Orange County
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10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2013

We live nearby and wanted to go hiking one Saturday. We came upon the Tucker Wildlife Sanctuary on accident and decided to stop and visit. What a fun spot for the kids! We sat and watched birds for nearly half and hour. We must have seen 6 or 7 species during our watch. The folks inside the museum are extremely... More

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Long Beach, California
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100 helpful votes 100 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2013

Well run by informed and friendly staff. There are numerous bird feeders that attract large numbers of locals and migrants.

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Powder Springs, GA
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111 reviews 111 reviews
48 attraction reviews
56 helpful votes 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2013 via mobile

I come here every Time I come to this area of California. The birdwatching is awesome and it is like a little place of heaven. Every time I visit it looks different because of all of the work they continue to do here. The staff is awesome and you see them out working cleaning up and making sure the bird... More

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Eureka, California
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56 attraction reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2012

On our fall outing of the local canyons, we made a quick stop at the Tucker Wildlife Sanctuary. We didn't have time to go sit on the restful bird porch but our group did enjoy the Natural Science Center. There were displays of local wildlife, stuffed and alive as well as a gift shop with hummingbird items made by local... More

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