Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre


Oak Hammock Marsh is one of North America’s birding hotspots and a great destination for people of all ages. This 36km2 Wildlife Management Area features a restored prairie marsh, aspen-oak bluff, waterfowl lure crops, artesian springs, some of Manitoba’s last remaining patches of tall-grass prairie and 30 kilometers of trails for you to explore.

This wetland is home to 25 species of mammals, 300 species of birds, numerous amphibians, reptiles, and fish, and countless invertebrates. During migration season, the number of waterfowl using the marsh during migration can exceed 100,000 daily!

This beautiful location offers the perfect setting for the award-winning Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre’s many engaging and educational programs. Open year-round, the Interpretive Centre welcomes school groups and tourists for a variety of guided programs. The Interpretive Centre also features a theatre, a scenic café, a gift shop, meeting rooms, rooftop observation deck, and interactive exhibits.

Open daily year-round. Admission charged.

Tel. 204-467-3300;

toll-free: 1-888-50-MARSH;

fax: 204-467-9028;

Website: www.oakhammockmarsh.ca

E-mail: ohmic@ducks.ca

Location: 20 minutes north of Winnipeg at Hwys. 67 and 220.

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Photo Walk Workshop (Pre-registration is required)

  • Dates: October 1, 2016
  • Location: Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre
  • City: Stonewall

Migration Dinner

  • Dates: October 5, 2016
  • Location: Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre
  • City: Stonewall

Thanksgiving Weekend at Oak Hammock Marsh

  • Dates: October 8, 2016 - October 11, 2016 ( Recurring daily )
  • Location: Oak Hammock Marsh Interpretive Centre
  • City: Stonewall