Experience the Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve in Chilliwack, BC

The Great Blue Heron Nature Reserve Society manages the programs and services on a 325 acre wetlands located on the un-dyked floodplain of the Vedder River. The site is known for the large breeding colony of Great Blue Herons nesting from March to July.

Enjoy beautiful walking trails and the wonderful Rotary Interpretive Centre manned by helpful & friendly volunteers!

SUMMER WARNINGS  

Wasps are very active on site. Take care around all structures, benches and bird blinds

Fire hazard is extreme – No smoking or BBQs on site

Lots To Explore and Fun For The Whole Family!

Get out and explore nature! There’s lots to explore at the Great Blue Heron Reserve. Check out our site trails to view a map, and plan your next visit today!

  • Observation Tower
  • 3 Bird Blinds
  • Salmon Channels
  • Trails & Bridges
  • Gift Shop
  • Discovery Classrooms
  • Visitor & School Programs

Open Year Round!

Our walking trails and site are open from dawn to dusk all year round!

The Rotary Interpretive Centre is open daily from 10am to 4pm. (Free admission).

Programs and Free Events

Make sure to check out our upcoming programs, and free events happening soon!