Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve

The Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve is a beautiful wetland site located along the Vedder River. Managed by the Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve Society, the site is known for one of the largest breeding colonies of the Great Blue Herons in BC as well as a wide variety of wildlife.

The site, which is located at the south end of Sumas Prairie Road in Greendale, has no admission fees applied to a visit and contains the following amenities for all to enjoy:

The beautiful Rotary Interpretive Centre, an observation tower, bird blinds, over 10 km of walking trails, a gift shop, washrooms, an outdoor classroom and picnic tables and benches.

The park also has wheelchair accessible buildings and trails.

Hours of Operation: 

10:00am - 4:00pm  
(Feb 1 - Oct 31)

11:00am - 3:00pm
(Nov 1 - Jan 31)

Note: Although volunteers strive to keep the Centre open 7 days a week, 365 days a year there are occasions where the park may be closed. Please contact the number or website below for varification of status.


For more information on the Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve click on their website at: or phone the Rotary Interpretive Centre at 604.823.6603.