TRAIL TOURS AND NATURE TALKS STARTING MAY 1!
Trail Tours and Nature Talks are family friendly educational opportunities, suitable for guests of all ages. They will run from May 1 – August 28, 2021
Guided Trail Tours take place on our Grasslands Trail on Thursdays at 1pm and Saturdays at 11am. The cost is $5.00 per person, youth under 16 are free. Call the centre at 250-260-4227 or check-in at the Interpretive Centre to sign-up for a tour. ABNC members can attend for free!
Nature Talks take place in the outdoor Grasslands Theatre (weather permitting) on Saturdays at 1pm. Nature Talks are free, but a donation is appreciated.
Come for a walk around the Grasslands Trail, discover and learn in the Interpretative Centre, explore the naturescape gardens and viewpoints, relax and reflect on one of the many on-site benches, or enjoy a picnic lunch or refreshments under our covered picnic area. Allan Brooks Nature Centre is a family friendly destination for local and out of town visitors alike.
The Interpretive Center
Explore our Interpretive Centre, featuring a Discovery Room and Habitat Room, with authentic nature displays feature a variety of nature-associated learning opportunities, information, activities and experiences. You are bound to discover something new about nature here!
Experience the Outdoors
Come for a walk around our Grasslands Trail – with 20 newly installed interpretive trail signs! While walking the trail, you may have the chance to come across one of our animal residents – such the marmots and song birds. Take in stunning viewpoints, relax and reflect on one of the many on-site benches, or enjoy a picnic lunch under our covered picnic area.
Learn more about the Nature in the Classroom eLearning expansion program with this informational presentation video: Expanding Nature in the Classroom: eLearning Platform
Nature in the Classroom – Online eLearning
The Allan Brooks Nature Centre has been working to create new BC curriculum based online lessons to compliment our original in-class presentations. In addition, this package will offer teachers access to our NEW eLearning website that includes: Ready-made Lessons, Printable Science Notebooks, Review Cards, Integrated Indigenous Lessons, Hands-on Activities and more! All to further enrich the Nature in the Classroom experience!
Get In Touch
Hours of Operation
Open April – October
Tuesday – Saturday
9:00 am – 3:30 pm
by donation. (We are open on Canada Day, Thursday, July 1st, regular hours)
Allan Brooks Nature Centre respectfully acknowledges that we are situated on the unceded and ancestral territory of the Syilx/Okanagan people.