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Fairy Lake Park

Water Street, Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
+1 905-895-5193
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A great park for the whole family!

Our family loves Fairy Lake Park. We've brought our children here since they were tiny babies. Our... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Newmarket, Canada
Great trails.

This is a nice place to enjoy a couple of hours of just walking around and enjoying nature to the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Newmarket, Canada
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“fairy lake” (64 reviews)
“nice walk” (9 reviews)
Water Street, Newmarket, Ontario, Canada
+1 905-895-5193
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Our family loves Fairy Lake Park. We've brought our children here since they were tiny babies. Our kids love watching the ducks and geese, playing in the playground, enjoying picnic lunches, and even bat-watching on warm summer evenings. Moreover, the park is often host to...More

Thank alightstone
Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a nice place to enjoy a couple of hours of just walking around and enjoying nature to the fullest.

Thank G3736OCstephanier
Reviewed 1 week ago

Walk here often. Lots of people about. Beautiful trails great place to unwind. Close to Main Street to stop for coffee or something stronger.

Thank rosemarymooreire
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a small, paved area adjacent to Fairy Lake in Newmarket, complete with a restaurant at one end, the town's Main Street nearby, and plenty of parking. The walk around can be completed in about 45 minutes (depending on your speed) and some areas...More

Thank highlandancer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I come here with my family all the time. Ride our bikes, check out the water and play in the park. Lots of grass to run around in. Highly recommended. Lots of wildlife and beautiful scenery.

Thank Elliott B
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Walking through Fairy Lake is a wonderful experience. Very clean, and natural . Very active in winter and summer. Enjoyable for all ages.

Thank woofwoofnow
Reviewed 15 April 2017

Beautiful spot filled with families and pets. Playgrounds, walking paths, ponds, public washrooms, vender spot, easy access, lots of parking.

Thank wcarsonfitness
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

Beautiful scenery, clean atmosphere , family park and trail. Well lit , ducks and wild life around makes us feel grateful to be alive

Thank Franca M
Reviewed 14 April 2017

Every year we help coordinate the Urban Fishing Festival here- thanks to volunteers with the Newmarket Optimists and Aurora Bassmasters. This free event for families who want to experience fishing close to home will run on Sunday July 9th from 9-1pm 2017. Free rod and...More

Thank WilWegman
Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

I walk my dog threw the paths. The grounds are kept clean. There are pooh bags provided if you forget or need a extra. It's a great place for walking,biking,running. It's close to Main Street with lots of little shops and pubs. Great place for...More

Thank charleneh645
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Lisa C
I would love to do my wedding photography there,it's just for the bridal party, 8 people,do I need a permit for that?
23 April 2016|
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Response from Al D D | Reviewed this property |
Not sure if permit required. Check with Town of Newmarket planning.
Can I have a birthday party/picnic here. Is there a covered space in case it rains?
20 July 2015|
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Response from Robert P | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely you can have a great birthday party here. Just be sure to pick up after yourself. There is a pavilion not far down the path from the parking lot. The paths run along beside the river and are fairly level. They run... More
Are there a 5k, 10k, or 15k running paths? Are the paths all leveled or are there uphill and down hills?
22 April 2015|
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Response from FoodEater123 | Reviewed this property |
The whole pathway that runs through Fairy Lake - (which is actually called the Tom Taylor Trail) is just over 16km in total. The "hills" on the path are very minimal.