Richards Marsh
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Richards Marsh

Richards Marsh
Trail Description

Richard’s Marsh is a small park in south Nanaimo with almost a kilometre of flat trails and boardwalk. It’s a popular spot for walkers and bird watchers to see the many birds that come through and use the marsh the Virginia Rail, Marsh Wren and Spotted Towhee. 

The park connects to Elaine Hamilton Park for even more trails to walk. 


Directions to Trailhead

Parking is along Ranchview Drive, the end of Rajenna Way, or at the end of Kells Bay. You can also access the area by walking from the Elaine Hamilton Park parking lot off Naylor Crescent.

Trail Stats
  • Round Trip: 1.00 km
  • Nearest City: Nanaimo
  • Less than 5km