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Ducks Unlimited
Silton Location: From Regina, travel 26km NW on Hwy 11. Exit off on Hwy 20. Valeport Marsh is located off hwy on the descent into the Qu'Appelle Valley just S of Last Mountain House Historic Park.
Hiking Trails
Modern Washrooms
Tour the extensive wetlands of Valeport Marsh on the SE side of Last Mountain Lake where migrating shorebirds can be seen by the thousands. Walk along the mowed dyke-top trail and view the 900 acre wetland conservation project, or bring your canoe and enjoy a peaceful ride down the scenic Qu’Appelle River. There is a shaded picnic area available.

A wide variety of ducks and grebes, including the Western Grebe are common on this floodplain marsh of the Qu'Appelle River Valley. The best wetland bird viewing is available during the spring migration and breeding period from late Apr to mid-Jul.

Open Year Round

Trail Stats

  • Surface : natural terrain
  • Environment : Moist Mixed Grassland Ecoregion - marsh, wetlands, valley setting, views of Qu'Appelle River. Migratory bird staging area

Trail Activities

  • Walking
  • Birdwatching

Additional Trail Information

  • Backcountry
  • Parking at trailhead
  • Modern washroom
  • Picnic area
  • Self-guided nature trail
  • Canoeing