North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre, Errington

4.6
#28 of 154 in Parks in Vancouver Island
Nature / Park Wildlife Area
Visit rescued animals at North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre, a refuge set within a tranquil forestlike setting. Recuperating black bears, owls, falcons, eagles, and ravens, among other creatures, all populate the area the plan of being eventually reintegrated into the wild. Rehabilitated eagles are a big tourist draw at the center; they're viewable through one-way glass into the largest cage of its kind in Canada. Head to the interactive learning center to find out more about what the refuge does and its history. You can support the work of the establishment by spending a few dollars in the gift shop. Plan your North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre visit and explore what else you can see and do in Errington using our Errington itinerary planner.
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  • This a not for profit rescue centre and a small entrance fee is payable. There is a variety of animals (mainly birds) at the centre, many of the animals have been insured or neglected and are not suit...  more »
  • I love visiting wildlife recovery centers and this was one of the best I have been to! They have a great film on the founder and how the place got started and an interesting exhibit on the animals of ...  more »
  • If you're on the island with kids, then they can here learn all about the animals that (on) life. Also nice that they capture and animals as it can release again after they are refurbished. The kids can look at the set up and live animals. The animals that are turned off, which will be protected from people, but you will see them through small holes or cheat on the monitor. Also nice to wander around and to spend an hour.
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