Mount Stewart Wildlife Management Area, Mount Stewart, Prince Edward Island, Canada

Mount Stewart Wildlife Management Area, Mount Stewart, PE consists of over 190 ha of fresh and saltwater marsh along the banks of the Hillborough River. It is a popular spot for local birders, who routinely bring their binoculars, spotting...
Mount Stewart Wildlife Management Area, Mount Stewart, PE consists of over 190 ha of fresh and saltwater marsh along the banks of the Hillborough River. It is a popular spot for local birders, who routinely bring their binoculars, spotting scopes, field guides, and cameras to see if they can spot any waterfowl, gulls, raptors, songbirds or other species that frequent the marsh. The Confederation Trail (aka Trans Canada Trail) provides excellent views of the Hillsborough River, as well as the surrounding wetlands near Mount Stewart. Alternatively, the 3 km Pigot Trail around Allisary Creek allows hikers, walkers, and cross-country skiers to explore a variety of different habitats, including marsh, mixed woodland, riparian, and agriculture. The nearby Hillsborough River Eco-Center in Mount Stewart is a great place to begin, offering information on the natural and cultural history of PEI's Canadian Heritage River, tasty treats from the 'In the Mix Bakery,'public washrooms, and access to the nearby trails. Over 100 bird species have been reported on eBird in the Mount Stewart Wildlife Management Area, making one of Prince Edward Island's hidden birding gems.
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18 March 2023 at   Mount Stewart, PE, Canada
In the Mix Bakery is a great spot to end a hike or birding trip through Mount Stewart Wildlife Management Area, PEI
18 March 2023 ·   1 week ago taken in   Mount Stewart, PE, Canada
The Confederation Trail (aka Trans Canada Trail) offers great views of the Hillsborough River in the Mount Stewart WMA, PEI
18 March 2023 ·   1 week ago taken in   Mount Stewart, PE, Canada
Interpretive signs provide information on the natural and cultural hertiage of the Mount Stewart Wildlife Management Area, PE
18 March 2023 ·   1 week ago taken in   Mount Stewart, PE, Canada
Cattail marsh, wetland, woodland, and agriculture provide habitat for a wide range of birds in the Mount Stewart Marsh, Prince Edward Island
18 March 2023 ·   1 week ago taken in   Mount Stewart, PE, Canada
The Confederation Trail in Mount Stewart, Prince Edward Island is an amazing place to hike and go birding
18 March 2023 ·   1 week ago taken in   Mount Stewart, PE, Canada
Common Yellowthroats are plentiful among the cattails in the Mount Stewart Wildlife Management Area, PEI
18 March 2023 ·   1 week ago taken in   Mount Stewart, PE, Canada
Allisary Creek is a great place to look for a wide range of bird species in the Mount Stewart Wildlife Management Area, PEI
18 March 2023 ·   1 week ago taken in   Mount Stewart, PE, Canada
Hillborough River is a great place to observe gulls, waterfowl, shorebirds, and other bird species at the Mount Stewart Marsh, PE
18 March 2023 ·   1 week ago taken in   Mount Stewart, PE, Canada
Bonaparte's Gull fishing in the Hillsborough River, Mount Stewart Marsh, Prince Edward Island
18 March 2023 ·   1 week ago taken in   Mount Stewart, PE, Canada
Marshes and wetlands provide habitat for shorebirds, waterfowl, and gulls in the Mount Stewart Wildlife Management Area, PEI
18 March 2023 ·   1 week ago taken in   Mount Stewart, PE, Canada
The Confederation Trail provides wonderful views of the Hillsborough River, a Canadian Heritage River, near Mount Stewart, PEI
18 March 2023 ·   1 week ago taken in   Mount Stewart, PE, Canada
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