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Walk in the park

Great place to chill and unwind, walk around. Picnics are seen more and more. The festivals held at... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
RIHTRIC
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Conestogo, Canada
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Beautiful Park

I am surprised to see this park still exists and is as beautiful as I remember it from my... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
TheGrassMenagerie
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Kitchener, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great place to chill and unwind, walk around. Picnics are seen more and more. The festivals held at the park are a must visit.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank RIHTRIC
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I am surprised to see this park still exists and is as beautiful as I remember it from my childhood. The playground I knew is gone, but there is still loads of room for children to run and play. A great place to go for...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank TheGrassMenagerie
Reviewed 16 January 2019 via mobile

Really beautiful park located in midtown Kitchener. Somewhat or an 'urban oasis'. Nature lake/river with canoe rentals. Big splash pad for kids which is very busy but in the corner of the park so not to change the serenity of strolls around the parks perimeter....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Explore730564
Reviewed 6 January 2019

We were witness to an attempted murder... while walking through the park we noticed something was off.. an innocent squirrel was minding it's business when a hawk swooped down from a tree and just missed grabbing the poor sucker.

Date of experience: January 2019
1  Thank Jimthefriar
Reviewed 21 December 2018

Ran the parkrun on 20th October. 3 3/4 laps round the lake which was very enjoyable and a lovely grounds.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank David R
Reviewed 11 October 2018

Lots of parking, good children playground for kids, well maintained, easy to find in the middle of the city.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Wilson W
Reviewed 9 October 2018

Huge park, very green with all the recent rain, well maintained with a nice fountain and monument. Very close to city hall so probably very busy with the lunchtime crowd and on hot summer days.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Charles G
Reviewed 8 October 2018 via mobile

If you want to take in some quiet time and veg this is the place to do it. Clean and well kept park.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Holy M
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Great park for little kids, lots to keep them busy. Splash pad this summer was great and the playground is awesome. Lots of entertainment for a young family

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank dwmckeen
Reviewed 7 September 2018

This could be a great park if they just got rid of the ducks and geese. There is droppings everywhere and it really stinks after a rain.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Rob H
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Debbie M
17 August 2018|
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Response from Chubbytubby | Reviewed this property |
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attiayosra
2 June 2018|
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Response from Alison P | Reviewed this property |
I haven't been out for a few weeks, so not sure...I imagine it may be open now with the warm weather, but I didn't see a date on the website
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Alice A
29 May 2018|
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Response from Elisa M | Reviewed this property |
There are several parking lots around the park. I don't think there is a set time, however; to be sure, call City of Kitchener, Parks and Recreation @ 519-741-2345
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