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Scout Island Nature Centre

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A nice walk

A good place for travelers to stretch their legs. Seemed safe though a bear sign was posted. Nice... read more

Reviewed September 22, 2018
Sacramento, California
Peaceful stop!

This is such a great place to "take a break," relax and walk the trails, picnic, learn about... read more

Reviewed September 19, 2018
Fort St. John, Canada
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1305A Borland Rd, Williams Lake, British Columbia V2G 5K5, Canada
+1 250-398-8532
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nice stop to have a picnic and walk the dog. Good parking and nice views of the lake with lots of bird activity.

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank pickeyguest
Reviewed March 19, 2019

Scout Island is an exceptional place of serenity, beauty, and nature. So, grab a coffee and come on down to relax and enjoy some peace and beauty, from the parking lot head south to the high point just past the pedestrian bridge and active beaver...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Timothy H
Reviewed October 18, 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed the trails, they were decent for pushing a big wheel stroller and easy walk for the 3 & 10 yr old. Spent some time at the beach but it was pretty dirty with duck poop! We would’ve spent the whole day of the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed September 22, 2018

A good place for travelers to stretch their legs. Seemed safe though a bear sign was posted. Nice place to watch the birds.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank barongruda
Reviewed September 19, 2018

This is such a great place to "take a break," relax and walk the trails, picnic, learn about protecting species/nature in and around the community, swim and so much more! Our family never tires of visiting Scout Island!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Wannabeinthesun
Reviewed July 24, 2018 via mobile

Had 6great time on a sunny afternoon saw some pelicans, geese, ducks and. A great time on the beach.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Willie D
Reviewed June 19, 2018

Pretty little hike on an island jutting out into Williams Lake. One side has a really pretty view of the lake. The other side you are definitely staring at the mill. Nice little picnic area in the middle. Seemed like a popular spot for visitors...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Kim M
Reviewed May 13, 2018

Beautiful sunny day so a walk around the park was in order, geese nesting so they were honking as we walked by. Nice location and very peaceful with benches at the waters edge made for a good visit and relaxed atmosphere.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank John W
Reviewed May 8, 2018

drove here from my motel . its a lovely spot to walk and see the bird life . I made a point of overnighting in Williams Lake so I could spend several hours here , as I enjoy seeing all the birds . I am...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank ann p
Reviewed February 15, 2018

Love this little place has so much to offer, little hike.the nature viewing is great love the lake. I really think that little learning center rocks and the moblie Vancouver aquarium was there and they had great stuff and it was awsome. Thanks everyone we...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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