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One of a kind Canadian Botanical Park

A really great botanical park and camping facility located on the owner's own property. The plant... read more

Reviewed January 17, 2016
Michael S
One man's love.

This area is thanks to one man, Jim Good. He devoted his life to making trails and marking the... read more

Reviewed July 29, 2015
Mary L
Memphis, Tennessee
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  • Average7%
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  • Terrible7%
Jul 6, 2018
“A Beautiful Hidden Gem.”
Sep 21, 2016
“What an amazing place”
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22825 Old Summit Lake Rd N, Prince George, British Columbia V2K 5X2, Canada
+1 250-971-2337
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Reviewed July 6, 2018

I'd heard about the Goodsir Nature Park before, but this was my first time visiting it. It's situated not too far out of Prince George on Old Summit Lake Road. A lovely little place, very quiet and serene. Walking the trails was a good workout,...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed September 21, 2016

It's amazing what one mans vision can do. Jim good has taken years to makes paths, plant natives and maintain this little place of peace and tranquillity. Jim has created a mini museum and its worth a look in. Whilst there is no admittance fee...More

Date of experience: August 2016
3  Thank saffronAustralia
Reviewed May 12, 2016

I've been to Goodsir Park twice now. It is really neat and unique spot to explore and learn about the flora of Canada. The amount of effort put in by Jim Goode to make this park is incredible. There is more than you can possibly...More

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank Ben P
Reviewed January 17, 2016

A really great botanical park and camping facility located on the owner's own property. The plant museum has adorable dioramas with materials collected from all over Canada. I frequent this place in the summer for relaxing on the trails, and it is open in the...More

Date of experience: December 2015
3  Thank Michael S
Reviewed October 30, 2015

This private park is a very interesting for adults and children alike. The owners have painstakingly made paths, made signs describing the local vegetation. Make time to look into the building with dioramas of each province's flora. This place is testimony to an eccentric-nature-loving work,...More

Date of experience: May 2015
3  Thank TK439
Reviewed August 7, 2015

We visited this site based on the positive reviews, and found this place to be most disappointing and underwhelming. The best part of the trip to this location is; it was not too far from P George = at least we did not waste too...More

Date of experience: August 2015
3  Thank Ward C
Reviewed July 29, 2015

This area is thanks to one man, Jim Good. He devoted his life to making trails and marking the plants so you know what you are seeing. There are picnic grounds and camping available. The trails are easy and coming up to the lake is...More

Date of experience: July 2015
2  Thank Mary L
Reviewed April 17, 2015

An astonishingly complex network of rustic trails through the woods, leading through an informal arboretum of trees from across Canada, and natural wildflower groupings, all identified by informative signage. Peaceful and inspiring. A true labour of love, and a wonderful place for photography of flora...More

Date of experience: June 2014
2  Thank 373Barb123373
Reviewed September 4, 2014

This is a hidden jewel! The owner is extremely knowledgeable and will give you a guided tour. If you haven't been yet ... go soon!

Date of experience: June 2014
Thank TLB2013
Reviewed March 24, 2014

Jim has done an amazing job of all the planting and is an awesome tour guide!I was amazed to see such a wide variety of plants all in one place. the lake is so pretty.

Date of experience: June 2013
Thank Debbie R
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