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Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge

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We visited in early November so much of the area was closed to hikers in migration season. But the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Fairport, New York

Such a nice place to walk and relax looking at the nature. Very educational. Maintained and family... read more

Reviewed November 6, 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We visited in early November so much of the area was closed to hikers in migration season. But the walking paths were nice (and easy) as far as they went - would have been nice that they were closed ahead so we could have chosen...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 6, 2018 via mobile

Such a nice place to walk and relax looking at the nature. Very educational. Maintained and family friendly

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank ahbaltazar
Reviewed October 26, 2018 via mobile

Took our grandson to see the wildlife center, he wanted to compare it with the nature center back home in the Chicago suburbs! The thing was most interested in was the fact the there were no live animals to see. Back home we have a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Monica S
Reviewed March 21, 2018

During the winter, the only trail available is the paved trail, but it is a fun walk where you get views of the river, of marshland, and of rainforest-type conditions.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank TroyM848
Reviewed March 3, 2018

Beautiful and serene walking paths but no trail running, bikes, or pets. During the summer (May through September) you can walk on the trails around the entire perimeter of the nature center but from October through April you a limited to one side of the...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Mary C
Reviewed January 25, 2018

Love to get away here at lunchtime or on the weekend with a friend when you don't want to drive out very far.

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Malini J
Reviewed November 16, 2017

took out of town guests on a walking tour of the Tualatin River National Wildlife Refuge. Even my 75 year old father-in-law had a good time and was able to walk on the (many) flat paths easily. the paths are lightly graveled, with many areas...More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Martha J
Reviewed June 14, 2017 via mobile

Just north of Sherwood and off 99W, this seems like an unlikely location for a nature walk. However, we found this to be a great spot to walk and observe wildlife. The visitor center was open and volunteers were very helpful. We checked out multiple...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank Joshua and Juli... P
Reviewed June 7, 2017

The is a short drive from downtown Portland. The parking is free and the staff were knowledgeable and went above and beyond. The pathways are easy to walk and lots of opportunities to see the American Bald Eagle, different types of ducks and birds. Great...More

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank stephonc340
Reviewed April 8, 2017

It was free to get in and free parking . We went into the visitor center and the volunteer were very nice and really helpful. The power had gone out do to a windstorm the day before but the reserve was still open. They gave...More

Date of experience: April 2017
1  Thank simpleyme
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June 3, 2018|
Response from Mary C | Reviewed this property |
Yes! Right at the beginning of the trail. Nice tile work, too!