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Mill Race Park

36 Water St N, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 3B1, Canada
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Stroll along the ruins by the water

A lovely spot for any age - families, couples, solo. You can get right down to the river, or walk... read more

Reviewed March 4, 2018
Carl F
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Cambridge, Canada
A place to cogitate

This remnant of a mill along the Grand River has been tastefully reconstructed with steps, benches... read more

Reviewed December 22, 2017
DavidTanner
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Cambridge, Canada
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“old mill” (4 reviews)
“lovely walk” (2 reviews)
“the river” (7 reviews)
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36 Water St N, Cambridge, Ontario N1R 3B1, Canada
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Reviewed March 4, 2018

A lovely spot for any age - families, couples, solo. You can get right down to the river, or walk along the upper walkway, or over the little bridges in the greenery. The ruins of the old mill are used as a stage i the...More

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Reviewed December 22, 2017

This remnant of a mill along the Grand River has been tastefully reconstructed with steps, benches and a delightful stage with huge window openings to the River. The creek which supplied some of the power still runs beneath your feet and the structure shows the...More

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Reviewed October 28, 2017

Although the park is not necessarily huge, my wife and I enjoyed looking around here. Especially of interest was the historic remains/ruins of an old mill that were integrated so well into the architecture of the park. (Too bad that finding information on the historic...More

Thank Marco A
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Reviewed August 3, 2017 via mobile

Mill race park is a lovely walk with seating and views of all angle of Cambridge downtown. If you have an afternoon to cruise around downtown make sure you walk around the park.

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Reviewed September 15, 2016

The area was a fantastic place for a wedding. It needs to be made wheel chair accessible for seniors though. Lots of setting area but people need to remember to bring along something to sit on because the benches might not be clean for a...More

Thank Norma S
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Reviewed August 10, 2016

Its hard to believe that this was once a working mill, yey the mill race is still in place and you can imagine the machinery that used to run from the energy produced by the rushing water. Wander around the property and enjoy the views...More

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Reviewed July 17, 2016 via mobile

It is very beautiful place for taking pictures, sitting in the side of river, in the center of downtown Cambridge. In the east side there is a very nice place if you want to buy real burgers, hot dogs and fresh fries or want to...More

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Reviewed July 12, 2016 via mobile

Explore the old Mill ruins down by the rivers edge. Grab a shake at LA Franks and enjoy the rushing water from a waterside seat. Great little walking path right in the heart of Galt. Tons to see at the rivers edge, birds, water mammals,...More

Thank ChloeBowie7
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Reviewed May 20, 2016

We thoroughly enjoyed the view and nature. We ended up walking a total of 5k, beginning and ending at Mill Race Park. Such a beautiful location.

Thank Selena J
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Reviewed March 24, 2016 via mobile

Stopped here as part of our bike ride, will bring money next time to buy the kids some treats at LA Frank's!

Thank Alecia78
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