The Creston Valley Wildlife Management Area is a lush wetland habitat located 11 km west of Creston. It stretches for 7,000 hectares (17,000 acres) from the southeast tip of Kootenay Lake to the U.S. border. An estimated 300 species of birds call this area home.
The Discovery Centre is a unique facility that offers a variety of services to make your visit to the Creston Wildlife Management Area enjoyable and memorable. They offer:
Guided Canoe Tours & Walking Tours
One-hour canoe tours are also offered.
Experience the sights and sounds of the wetland.
Paddle the ponds and channels in search of wildlife.
Offered daily, May to August when open.
The boardwalk is open to the public 24 hours a day, 7 days a week and is wheelchair accessible – you can enjoy birdwatching, wildlife viewing, hiking, biking, canoeing and fishing.