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Tillman Road Wildlife Management Area

Clarence, Erie County

Canada geese with young, wetlands, a dragonfly and a frog

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Tillman Road Wildlife Management Area is a wet lowland with an emergent marsh, open water, grassy fields, a deciduous swamp and hardwood forest. Walk the boardwalk during the spring and summer and listen to a serenade of song from seven different species of frogs. Two hiking trails and a self-guided nature loop trail provide access, and a boardwalk with a viewing platform is located at the Bergtold Road entrance.

Wildlife to Watch

Where to Watch

  • Cattail marsh
  • Boardwalk with viewing platform
  • Trails

Recreational Opportunities

  • Interpretive signs and brochures
  • Hiking trails

Accessible Features

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The interpretive trail and viewing platform is accessible to persons with disabilities.
A full list of DEC's accessible recreation destinations is available on the DEC website.


235 acres


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Contact Information:

Telephone: 716-372-0645
Web Address: Tillman Road Wildlife Management Area