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Wonderful public park

Wonderful public park! I arrived early in the morning on a Friday and there were employees trimming... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Chattanooga, Tennessee
Nostalgia meets a peaceful walk

Historic acreage of wooded, intersecting trails. Signage allows a trip back in time to the grand... read more

Reviewed August 28, 2018
Barbara T
Sydney, Canada
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1126 Westmount Road, Sydney, Nova Scotia B1R 1C6, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Wonderful public park! I arrived early in the morning on a Friday and there were employees trimming bushes and working on the landscaping. The place was very clean! The trails are wide and well marked. Lots of nature, trees, and water views.

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Reviewed August 28, 2018

Historic acreage of wooded, intersecting trails. Signage allows a trip back in time to the grand mansions and people who once inhabited the property. Being adjacent to waterfrontage adds to viewing pleasure....birds and squirrels are an added bonus!! Bring nuts and seeds!!!!

Thank Barbara T
Reviewed June 3, 2018

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

3  Thank Graham A
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

2  Thank M9914GNdanam
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

2  Thank Robby G C
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

1  Thank rogerl251
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.

1  Thank AMMorr1son
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

1  Thank 937sharon
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.

1  Thank G3765UUalexanderm
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

1  Thank Rosanna H
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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.
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.
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