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Box 57
Chaplin, SK  S0H 0V0
Chaplin Location: Hwy 1, Chaplin.
Full Wheelchair Access
Modern Washrooms
Part of the Western Hemisphere Shorebird Reserve Network, Chaplin, Old Wives and Reed Lakes are important inland sites for migrating birds including over 30 species of shorebirds, American Avocet and endangered Piping Plover. The Chaplin Nature Centre, conveniently situated on Hwy 1 at Chaplin provides visitors with an understanding of the area's importance related to shorebirds, brine shrimp and the mining industry. Guided tours weather permitting. Saskatchewan Birding Trail anchor. Tourist information and gift shop. Annual Chaplin Shorebird Festival held first Friday and Saturday in June.

Open May 15 to Aug 31.

Nearby Attractions

Swimming pool, golf course, gas station, grocery store, pool hall, hotel, restaurants and campgrounds. 45 minutes west of Moose Jaw.

Rates & Hours of Operation

  • Rate details : $20/person Shorebird Shuttle tours.

On-Site Amenities & Services

  • Full wheelchair access
  • Tours upon request
  • Guided tour
  • Self-guided tour
  • Modern washroom

Trail Information

  • Birding/Wildlife viewing

Group Tour Information

  • Group tour services
  • Group rates
  • Minimum group size : 3

Certifications & Affiliations

  • Western Hemisphere Shorebird Reserve Network affiliate
  • Saskatchewan Birding Trail affiliate