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Petersfield Provincial Park

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1126 Westmount Road, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1R 1C6, Canada
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beautiful large vista

we live close by so we always take our pups for a walk here. there are many different routes and... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Graham A
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Sydney, Canada
Peters field park

Beautiful place for a walk or run Would recommend for anyone to go to relax even for a picnic and... read more

Reviewed 22 January 2018
M9914GNdanam
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Sydney
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1126 Westmount Road, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1R 1C6, Canada
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"walking trails"
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"nice walk"
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"beautiful green space"
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"well taken care"
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"great trails"
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"water view"
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"fresh air"
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"all ages"
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"beautiful scenery"
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"picnic"
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"estate"
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"nature"
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"woods"
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

we live close by so we always take our pups for a walk here. there are many different routes and lovely spots to have a family or romantic picnic. open areas allow for events and playing. there are places with bird feeders and the birds...More

Thank Graham A
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Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful place for a walk or run Would recommend for anyone to go to relax even for a picnic and sit with your friends a or family and enjoy the breath taking scenic views

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Reviewed November 1, 2017

This is a great place for hiking or running. With 56 acres, we can walk here for hours! The paths are easily seen and they are quite comfortable. The trees were quite attractive and we ended up at the Atlantic Ocean. The sun was shining...More

Thank Robby G C
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Reviewed September 13, 2017

During our recent visit to Sydney we visited Petersfield Provincial Park and really enjoyed it. The park's history is interesting and the park itself is well cared for. If you are looking to get some fresh air or peace and quiet, give the park a...More

Thank rogerl251
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Reviewed September 7, 2017

Such a beautiful walk on walkways with small bridges and a large open field for letting the kiddies run around. Also has access to the harborfront. Great place for photos.

Thank AMMorr1son
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Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

Great place to enjoy this beautiful spot. Great trails to walk. The outhouse wasn't the best so be prepared! Other than that very enjoyable

Thank 937sharon
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Reviewed September 6, 2017

Nothing fancy. A great walking trail along the harbour and throug the woods. Ample benches and places to relax. Very few services so bring your own liquids. Easy walking and close to main road.

Thank G3765UUalexanderm
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Reviewed August 9, 2017 via mobile

Had an awesome time. Found some Geocaches and some wildlife. Great views and there's some places for bbqs

Thank Rosanna H
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Reviewed August 8, 2017

We could see this lovely park from our seat at Haro's restaurant and could not help but going out and taking a stroll. Large, clean and great place to watch both the ocean and the people.

Thank Debbwl
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Reviewed August 1, 2017 via mobile

We were happy to take a break and walk along those nice trails in the park. pic Nic table and toilet are available

Thank Custommm
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Judy Y
October 3, 2016|
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Response from gino4634 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, very close as the crow flies, but to drive along the river to the bridge and then back to the park is a few miles.
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Pam F
May 12, 2016|
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Response from Melissa S | Reviewed this property |
No it's on the opposite side of the harbour. You can hire a local car to take you.
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Joyce C
August 21, 2015|
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Response from BoulevardBiker | Reviewed this property |
There is also a little store just up from the park entrance.....they will call you a cab. It would take 3-5 minutes to walk to the store from the park entrance
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