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Victoria Park

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A Pleasant Afternoon

Located within the city limits this park offers several hiking trails as well as picnic area. One... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Danbury, Connecticut
Lots to see and do!

Great trails, nice scenery and lots of space for so many activities. A definite asset to the town... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
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  • Very good22%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
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“jacobs ladder”(43 reviews)
“walking trails”(29 reviews)
“swimming pool”(22 reviews)
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40 Douglas St | 40 Douglas Street, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 2E7, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Located within the city limits this park offers several hiking trails as well as picnic area. One of its hallmarks is its waterfalls. Unfortunately the area has not had significant rain for weeks and the falls were merely a trickle. Still an enjoyable afternoon for...More

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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Great trails, nice scenery and lots of space for so many activities. A definite asset to the town of Truro!

Thank FJRider21
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a great place for bike trails! Had never gone but there is amazing work done there for bikers! Trails for days and very well maintained. The bike park is awesome for kids learning how to go over obstacles and jumps very impressed!

Thank j s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very nice park to stop at and let the kids play. They have two playgrounds one for younger children and one for older children. Then you can go for a trail walk and walk up to the falls (it's not that far...More

Thank 14katielyng
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stopped here traveling between Halifax and Prince Edward Island to walk off stiffness from sitting in the car. Had spotted reviews and pics here. Took about 10 minutes to get to park from highway, but well worth it. Park has playgrounds, pool, bathrooms, etc...More

1  Thank CTManny
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is my favourite place to be between the NB border and Halifax. We arrived on a Sunday afternoon and walked down to the waterfall and back. I love the tall trees on either side. The park was busy and I am glad it is...More

Thank lemonchess
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A beautiful, peaceful place to visit. Take a picnic lunch, listen quite often to entertainment from the bandshell, hike to the falls or challenge yourself to a climb up Jacob’s Ladder and let the kids explore the playpark. Lots to do here or simply relax...More

1  Thank Ingrid T
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Has a wonderful hiking trail, that is not difficult for anyone. Jacob's ladder for the brave and hardy that can make it up all those steps. A great playground and the best swimming pool. Lots of picnic area too.

Thank janet_findlay
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Various paths available for the seasoned hiker and the casual walker. Also swimming in the falls area or the pool.

Thank Roberta W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Even if you are not into hiking this is a nice stop for a couple hours or you could choose to stay longer. We opted for the shorter route as we were traveling much further that day but needed to get out and stretch. excellent...More

1  Thank Carla T
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Nicole L
23 August 2018|
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Response from MartoZh | Reviewed this property |
There is a small water park on the north side of the park I believe Victoria Park Pool 2 Adam St, Truro, NS B2N 6J3 (902) 895-7078 //goo.gl/maps/LuMP75T5B7v Kids can play there
Jazmyne B
29 July 2018|
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Response from Wendy T | Reviewed this property |
Yes you may swim there at your own risk
Kelly C
21 April 2018|
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Response from Daniel M | Reviewed this property |
The main trail into the park is very popular. On it, you will pass Jacobs ladder (180+ wood plank stairs), after the ladder you can cross a bridge over a small river (you’ll see a gazebo with benches inside). Or continue on... More