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Whittier Narrows Nature Center and Wildlife Sanctuary

Map & Directions 1000 N. Durfee Ave.
South El Monte, CA 91733


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Bordering the San Gabriel River, this 400-acre sanctuary of riparian woodland, features four lakes, including many plants and animals native to wetland communities. The lakes provide a winter sanctuary for migrating waterfowl and are available by special permit for birding and photography. Other activities include: hikes, walks, seasonal special events, naturalist docent trainings, Junior Ranger Programs, and nature day camps. School group tours are available by reservation. Wheelchair and stroller accessible trails are also available. Binoculars are available for loan for guided walks, field trips in Nature activities, and for self-guided walks.

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  • Jeannette S. on 10/10/10

    Bring your lunch to the picnic tables under the trees!

  • Drake F. on 07/21/10

    Take the long trail towards the lake :)

  • Wildlife watch for Western Fence Lizard (Sceloporus occidentalis)

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