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The Beaver Boardwalk

#1 of 20 things to do in Hinton Features Animals
Collinge Road, Hinton, Alberta, Canada
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Lots of boardwalks going in all directions

Walking along the Beaver Boardwalk took us through different vegetation and treed areas... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Heatherh57
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Everywhere, Australia
Excellent hidden gem

If you want to see beavers, or just want a pleasant walk through local ponds, this is the place to... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
ROGER35G
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Boardwalk with handicap access. We saw 2 beavers in actionat dusk. Well worth a visit. Ask a local for directions.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good28%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Collinge Road, Hinton, Alberta, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Walking along the Beaver Boardwalk took us through different vegetation and treed areas. Unfortunately we didn't see any beavers but seeing the dams they build was interesting. We saw families with children walking around and I'm sure it's a great way to teach them about...More

Thank Heatherh57
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

If you want to see beavers, or just want a pleasant walk through local ponds, this is the place to go. The boardwalks are very well done and the viewing tower provides a great overview of the area. Highly recommended.

Thank ROGER35G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked around and were surprised at how many other people were walking in the area. We got a few geocaches and a few big bites and had a great time. We highly recommend that you bring bug spray. This is a dog off leash...More

Thank anna1760
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great place to visit if you are in Hinton, Alberta. An easy boardwalk takes your around areas where beavers build their dams and feed. Other tracks are level gravel tracks so easy for all levels of walkers. Lots of flowers, bird life and if you...More

1  Thank AliB365
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beaver boardwalk was a pleasant surprise during our stay in Hinton. After checking in, we were looking to go for a walk somewhere and we read about Beaver Boardwalk. We were really impressed by the pathways of boardwalk and trails leading into woods. Signage is...More

1  Thank canadian321
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went to visit when the sun was setting. We saw beavers and a weasel which was very nice. Boardwalk was good to use. Just some mosquitos weren't nice..

1  Thank RazielDH
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A great little nook/cranny off to the side of everything else in Hinton (nevermind Jasper). Neat but not life-changingly-amazing - Good to do if you've got lots of time in the area and looking to fill it out

1  Thank intro2001
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a beautiful walk for our first evening in Hinton. Great views for a quiet and peaceful spot. The mixture of boardwalk and pathways was very nice. Parking is very limited but you can park on the Main Street.

1  Thank Kim S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of 10 travelling through Hinton, at a loose end, when we chanced upon this place. It was a drizzly wet Morning, so everything looked perfect for spotting beavers. The place looks realistic beaver habitat but despite spending over an hour and...More

1  Thank Shankar V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

A lovely and peaceful area, filled with wildlife and of course, beavers! We visited in mid June 2017 and set ourselves up at one of the numerous lookouts an hour or so before sunset and watched a beautiful sunset and quite a few active beavers...More

Thank Glen S
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Chishio
26 May 2017|
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Response from John L | Reviewed this property |
Yes it is if you have it on a lease.
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Krista Z
21 April 2016|
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Response from Lori S | Reviewed this property |
Early morning is nice on the boardwalk and you can spend as little as 15 minutes to a few hours exploring the area.
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kedekw
27 June 2015|
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Response from Deb G | Reviewed this property |
Usually in the early morning or early evening.
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