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Beaver Lake Bird Sanctuary

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Beautiful and Spacious

A sweet little sanctuary for birds and humans alike. Pretty trails, and views of the peaceful lake... read more

Reviewed May 14, 2019
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Twas the day of drizzle

It was a cold and dreary late December day and not a bird was stirring not even a titmouse. It was... read more

Reviewed December 28, 2018
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Reviewed May 14, 2019

A sweet little sanctuary for birds and humans alike. Pretty trails, and views of the peaceful lake make this a nice place to explore!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed December 28, 2018 via mobile

It was a cold and dreary late December day and not a bird was stirring not even a titmouse. It was still a wonderful walk with a nice boardwalk and trees and waterfront views.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed November 7, 2018 via mobile

This birding trail is obviously important to it's home community, as it is very well maintained. I spent 2-3 hours there this morning and thoroughly enjoyed my time. It was easy to locate and I was thrilled when I spotted a big group of Cedar...More

Date of experience: November 2018
5  Thank sallyntn
Reviewed September 16, 2018

Wonderful to run or walk loops. Both trail and sidewalk, around lake. Very unique lake. Some nice homes. Some woods. Wildlife. Birds. Not too crowded but will see people. Only reason it got 4 and not 5 stars is parking- but there are several areas...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank meadorkarla
Reviewed August 8, 2018

Love visiting this sanctuary, made possible by the Wolfson family years ago. This is the original site of Beaverlake Club House. You may not walk your dog in this area or around the lake without paying a sizeable fee..

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank RessieA
Reviewed July 11, 2018

Plenty of interesting information about birds in the area. Well maintained by local Audubon Society.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Bob B
Reviewed June 24, 2018

Let me start by saying no dogs are allowed in the bird sanctuary but dogs are allowed on the walk around the lake which is next to the bird sanctuary. Both the bird and lake walks are very nice and complement each other. The sanctuary...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank riceland
Reviewed May 28, 2018

In addition to a hard packed dirt trail circling Beaver Lake, the Bird Sanctuary has very nice decking and boardwalks through the Sanctuary. The local Audubon bird club is always improving this area.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank J S
Reviewed March 29, 2018 via mobile

I went in the winter, so there weren't too many birds around. It was a nice little stroll outside on a wooden walkway for a warmer winter day. It is not too long of a walk.

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Hwolf2389
Reviewed March 11, 2018

Beautiful board walk and path around a lovely lake. Lots of birds and wonderful sights. Its close in, and an easy park to enjoy.

Date of experience: May 2017
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