Hours and Directions

Barn Hours:  Tuesday – Friday 10:00 AM – 4:00 PM

Trail Hours:   Daily Dawn to Dusk


As part of Saint Vincent College, the Winnie Palmer Nature Reserve closes on some holidays and may close on emergency (snow) days. News of these closures will be posted on our calendar of events as well as on our Facebook page and Twitter feed.

Parking Information

Parking available at the East Entrance (off of 981) in front of the Environmental Learning Barn and at the West Entrance (Park and Walk located on Saint Vincent Drive).

School Buses: All size school buses are able to drive down the Walzer Way driveway (from the East Entrance) in order to drop off/pick up students. Please drop visitors off at the front door of the Environmental Learning Barn and move the bus to the bus parking area on the other side of the garden loop.