Scales Nature Park


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In a Nutshell

Nature centre with 300 reptiles and amphibians (60+ species), many of which can be held; trails run through wetlands, forests, and meadows

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Promotional value expires Jun 28, 2015. Amount paid never expires. May buy multiple. May be repurchased every 90 days. Valid only for option purchased. Must book ahead for guided tour option. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Choose Between Two Options

  • C$16 for a zoo pass for a family of two adults and two children (C$32 value)
  • C$33 for a zoo pass for a family of two adults and two children, as well as a guided tour (C$67 value)

Scales Nature Park

Nature enthusiast Jeff Hathaway shares a passion for Canada's indigenous animals—specifically amphibians and reptiles. At Scales Nature Park, staff and volunteers introduce visitors of all ages to more than 300 cold-blooded specimens from more than 60 species, most of which are native to Canada. The wildlife-conservation facility also houses exotic reptiles and amphibians donated by their owners or seized from private homes by protective agencies. An indoor nature centre showcases some animals in custom-built enclosures and serves as the venue for a range of programs, including hands-on animal demonstrations, guided walks, and guest lectures. The surrounding 21-hectare park, with 3 km of nature trails, features natural habitats including ponds, wetlands, and hardwood forest. Outreach programs for schools, libraries, birthday parties, and other venues, are conducted around the province.

Customer Reviews

Plan on an hour to an hour and a half. Place isn't big...but the tour guides are great! Totally worth it.
Greg · June 28, 2015
Booking a time is helpful to ensure there is a staff to tour with you. Very hands on. Informative. As long as you live reptiles it's great!!!
Tina G. · June 25, 2015
This is an excellent place! The staff are very passionate and knowledgeable. Our 3- and 5- year old boys loved it, but so did all the adults in the group. We would gladly come back every year.
Olga S. · March 10, 2017

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