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Cherry Hill Gate

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Fantastic place for adults and children

Enjoyed this so much we (two adults and older teenage sons) went twice even though only visiting... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018
Ferndown, United Kingdom
Hidden Gem

If you love nature this is the place to go. We've been going here for years and used to be only a... read more

Reviewed June 19, 2018
Amanda F
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“bird seed”(8 reviews)
“board walk”(2 reviews)
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
Burlington, Ontario L7T 1H1, Canada
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

Enjoyed this so much we (two adults and older teenage sons) went twice even though only visiting this part of Canada for a week. The most fun you can have for $1 CAD an hour to park plus $1 for a bag of wild bird...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 418alan
Reviewed August 9, 2018

Kids will love feeding the chipmunks and birds as they come right up to your hand! Trails are well-maintained and offer beautiful scenery. Unfortunately, parking is not free. Do not go after 5 pm - the chipmunks don't come out.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Wendy B
Reviewed June 19, 2018

If you love nature this is the place to go. We've been going here for years and used to be only a few there now it's usually busy. Bring bird seed to feed the many different types of birds, chipmunks and squirrels.

Date of experience: June 2018
2  Thank Amanda F
Reviewed April 16, 2018

Love feeding the game little chickadees and hiking along this trail. Bring the kids and experience nature hands on!

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Michelle P
Reviewed April 9, 2018

I love taking the kids down. They love seeing the wildlife up close. Learning about trees and spending family time together.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Jenn N
Reviewed March 25, 2018

Wonderful trail at the Royal Botanical Gardens. My young grandchildren love feeding the birds (and the occasional squirrel). The trails are well maintained. Many people frequent this area. The wooden bridges and walkways are lovely. Last week we saw many ducks, Canada geese and even...More

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank DJ1814
Reviewed March 19, 2018

I love visiting Cherry Hill Gate which is a part of the Royal Botannical Gardens in Burlington Ontario. You will see in your walk , a variety of water fowl as well as many small birds such as chickadees, woodpeckers, cardinals,nut hatches and maybe a...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank sinnescooley
Reviewed March 10, 2018 via mobile

I’ve been in to Cherry Hill in the summer, and it’s always great. The trail is long with hills, flat parts, grass and dirt. Definitely recommend stopping!

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank J1e2n3n4y
Reviewed February 4, 2018

I may be giving up the best kept secret in Burlington.......Cherry Hill Gate has the most amazing display of fire flies in July! Go there at dusk and be amazed by the natural beauty of the fire flies. Yes, you can walk the trails to...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank Christine K
Reviewed December 9, 2017

This trail is a wonderful trail for all ages. There are a few steeper hills and picturesque walk on the boardwalk. Highly recommend

Date of experience: December 2017
1  Thank CDNtravellingduo
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Amanda S
November 1, 2017|
Response from Jumberlain | Reviewed this property |
I think that most of Cherryhill Gate would be accessible for a stroller. The first part is a gradual dirt path but it's worn down and doesn't have too many big bumps or hills. After the dirt path you would go onto a... More
July 8, 2017|
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Response from boobar2015 | Reviewed this property |
No bicycles allowed on this trail