nature sanctuary near spruce grove alberta

Located 33 km southwest of Edmonton’s town centre, the Clifford E. Lee Nature Sanctuary protects 348 acres of marshland, open meadow, aspen parkland and pine forest. The numerous habitats of the Sanctuary appeal to a range of animals, which include multiple hundred bird species, and offer amazing possibilities for wildlife viewing.

The boardwalk and linked upland trails are without problems navigated in summer time season through all ability levels, however they’re now no longer taken into consideration wheelchair accessible.

Check the Visiting Guidelines web page for info and appropriate site use.  Note:  The Clifford E Lee Nature Sanctuary has grown in recognition over the last few years.  To make sure everyone’s fitness and protection please be aware that:

– If the parking lot is at capacity then please come back on another day or time.

– It is unlawful to park alongside the road.  Vehicles can be ticketed as they might obstruct emergency vehicles.

– The website is not a county or provincial park and is maintained through volunteers.  Please take home any garbage you generate – take out what you take in.

– If you experience the use of this web page, don’t forget about helping it through creating a donation or volunteering your time.

Please do not leave seeds for the birds at the picnic tables and platforms of the Sanctuary. The picnic tables are for visitors to sit, loosen up and enjoy lunch  — please keep them clean and sanitized.