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Dufferin Islands Park

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7400 Portage Road, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2E 6T2, Canada
+1 877-642-7275
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There's several paths with connecting bridges to the small islands. Very peaceful and quiet. Good place to get away from the crowds!

Thank Tracey O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This park is very well maintained and the paths groomed very well. There is ample parking and BBQ grills available to have a picnic among the trees. I would highly recommend parking here is you are interested in seeing the stranded Scow as it is...More

Thank JacobOliver
Reviewed September 8, 2018

the islands view is great very much enjoyable.people with kids and family gonna enjoy tht. reall loved

Thank ArthurZersty
Reviewed September 3, 2018

I went there in the afternoon, and it wasn't too crowded. The park offers grass area, small water falls, and bridges between the islands. Also, there are walking trails. Its great if you want to escape the city and relax. You can easily spend couple...More

Thank Laith N
Reviewed August 21, 2018

Recently, we visited Dufferin Islands which I visited often as a child. Although no longer able to swim here, it is still a beautiful site which one should visit when in Niagara Falls.

1  Thank roamingprofessor
Reviewed August 13, 2018

We decided to go to a place where we can relax and also enjoy nature without spending much . Dufferin islands park offered that. The trails and connecting bridges gives you the opportunity to see nature at work - man made dams/waterfalls, floweres, trees and...More

2  Thank KingOlutee
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Came across the park while looking for a decent price parking lot. Whats better then free! Washrooms , bike repair/air station, picnic tables and bbq areas. Loved our walk over the bridges and checking out the ducks and fish. Definetly a nice escape from the...More

1  Thank mclaughlin995
Reviewed August 9, 2018 via mobile

This is a nice little park with many paths and places for a picnic. You get the beautiful scenery of the little man made islands. You can also come and watch the geese and ducks. Bring apropriate footware as i left with muddy shoes. I...More

1  Thank thebeetleman
Reviewed July 30, 2018

We drove through Dufferin Islands and enjoyed the calming water and greenery.Swimming is not allowed (due to toxic levels in the water from the Niagara River). Years ago, swimming was allowed and the islands were more active with swimmers and those out for a picnic..but...More

Thank 997bjp
Reviewed July 3, 2018

There is no cost to come, so if you are in the area, it is worth stopping by to stroll and take in the nature. There are lots of ducks and geese. This would be a great spot for a picnic. It has free parking...More

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August 19, 2016|
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Response from Tinkerbell101 | Reviewed this property |
There are no attractions here, but it's lovely to walk across the bridges around the lakes and islands to explore and relax. There are ducks and geese to feed and plenty of places to have a picnic. Allow about an hour to... More
July 7, 2016|
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Response from Laura L | Reviewed this property |
I would agree, I dont see very many adults swimming in there, I dont think its as clean as it use to be. Also there are beavers....mostly people go there to walk or to picnic or just a quiet place to relax.
michael d
May 31, 2016|
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Response from Cuisine3 | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely.. just 20 minutes of beautiful walking!!!