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Desert Society

  • 146th St.
  • Osoyoos
  • Nature Preserve/Wildlife Refuge

Updated 05/07/2012

Fodor's Review

The northern tip of the Great Basin Desert is home to flora and fauna found nowhere else in the country. You can learn more about the unique local ecology at this interpretive center, where you can take a one-hour guided tour along a boardwalk leading through the desert.

Sight Information

Address:

146th St., off Hwy. 97, Osoyoos, British Columbia, V0H 1V0, Canada

Phone:

250-495–2470; 877-899–0897

Website: www.desert.org

Sight Details:

  • C$7
  • Late Apr.–mid-May and mid-Sept.–mid-Oct., daily 10–2; mid-May–mid-Sept., daily 9:30–4:30; guided tours mid-May–mid-Sept. at 10, noon, and 2

Updated 05/07/2012

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