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Strathcona Science Park Archeological Walk

South side of the Strathcona Science park

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Difficulty: Easy
Length: 1.616 miles
Duration: Less than 1 hour
Family Friendly

Overview :  The Strathcona Science Park is the only Provincial park in the River Valley Alliance park system. Over the past century, this area has... more »

Tips:  -Bring some water
-Bring a camera to capture some great viewing points
-There are many man made trails in the bush, so do not be... more »

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Points of Interest

1. Trailhead

This is the trailhead into the Science Park beside the parking lot

2. Junction

Junction point


Great views all along this trail

4. Another view

Another great River Valley view

5. Heading towards the archeological centre

The old trail

6. BBQ Area

The old BBQ house. Not in use currently

7. Historical Info

This sign explains what the Science park was all about when it was in operation.

8. Archeological Building

This building displayed many of the artifacts that were unearthed nearby. Closed now.

9. Wooden trail

This wooden trail was built to allow people to watch archeologists at work.

10. Old Lookout location

This used to be a lookout before it was set on fire by vandals.

11. Lookout view

This is still a great location for photos

12. Old buildings

Some of the old buildings still on site, but no longer used