Summertime at the Wye Marsh!

In summer the Wye Marsh is full of life! Explore the boardwalk and look for turtles, take a paddle tour through the cattails, or look for birds at the observation blind. 

  • Discover Wye Marsh - Daily Summer Programming
    Enjoy the summer weather with our Naturalists. Tour the marsh with our guides by foot or canoe, watch our Birds of Prey show and so much more!
  • Plan Your Visit!
    Wye Marsh is open to explore 7 days a week, 362 days a year. Click here to plan your visit including business hours, admission pricing, and everything else you need to know to explore the trails!
  • Kayak Ecotours - June, July & August
    This three hour guided tour will take participants well beyond the limits of our walking trails, providing them with the best opportunity to fully explore the beauty of Wye Marsh. This is an exciting opportunity for those looking for a unique and active outdoor experience.
  • Web of Life Series: Symbiosis for Kids - August 6, 2022
    Many different species, plant and animal, have evolved to work together to better thrive in their habitats. By exploring different forms of symbiosis within the protected areas of Wye Marsh, this workshop will help people further recognize and appreciate the deep interconnectedness of the world around them.
  • Yoga at Wye Marsh - Relax and Unwind - August 7, 2022
    Get in tune with nature as you relax with gentle stretches and zen poses on the boardwalk at Wye Marsh Wildlife Centre with Terri Brophy.
  • Marsh by Meteor - August 12, 2022
    Join us for stargazing, counting comets, and learning all about astronomy on the boardwalk during the Perseid Meteor Shower!
  • Amphibian BioBlitz & Workshop - August 13, 2022
    Frogs, skinks and salamanders - learn all about Ontario's amphibians! This workshop is designed to teach participants about amphibian ID, ecology, and then get out and put their skills into practice during a 1.5 hour amphibian BioBlitz hike at Wye Marsh.
  • Art in the Marsh: Drawing Workshop - August 20, 2022
    Focusing on the fundamentals of drawing, composition, tone proportion etc. the student will be taken through ‘the steps’ of creating a fine art drawing from beginning to end in this drawing workshop.
  • Art in the Marsh: Oil Painting Workshop - August 27, 2022
    Colour mixing technique and proper application of oil paint will be the focus of this workshop. No prior experience is required - bring only your enthusiasm as you learn to work with oil paints!
  • Fairies Alight Craft Workshop - August 27, 2022
    Join master crafter Janet Dorion to create some whimsical fairy themed crafts. All materials provided.