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Irving Nature Park

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Address: Sand Cove Road, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
Phone Number: 506-653-7367
Activities: Birdwatching

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Nice long walk

A very nice place to walk. You can even walk trails off the road and in the wooded area. If you choose to you can barbecue but go early not allot of parking spots Nice 5 mile... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 4, 2015
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

A very nice place to walk. You can even walk trails off the road and in the wooded area. If you choose to you can barbecue but go early not allot of parking spots Nice 5 mile walk

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

Irving Nature Park is just outside of Saint John. It is on a peninsula that extends into the Bay of Fundy. You can either take a few hours hiking/jogging or simply drive a lap around the park. The contrasting scenery between the forest of tall trees and the blue sea is something not every nature park has. Definitely a must-visit... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015 via mobile

Nice and peaceful outdoor retreat. Walking trails, walkway out onto mud flats, walk down to the water and enjoy the view. You can enjoy the island from your vehicle if walking is difficult. There are several spots to get out of your vehicle and enjoy the sites.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

A beautiful park with lots of room to roam. Frequent this park often to get a touch of country in the city

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Saint John NB
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Our family enjoys the Irving Nature Park several times a year. Choices of trails (easy to difficult) make a great workout and allows for a scenic view of the bay. They have a cook-out center where you can BBQ free of charge on propane grills. The family loves this place!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 13, 2015

Beautiful walking trails with views of the ocean , walkways through the marshes. Lots of treasures to find along the beach. Our grandchildren had a great time. Lots of wildlife.

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Saint John, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2015

Irving Nature park is a would-be island, connected to the mainland by a salt water marsh. The causeway that is maintained to connect it is about a kilometer long, full of potholes and borders on a rocky and sandy beach where the waves crash in impressively during windy weather. The park itself rises high above the ocean below its cliffs.... More 

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Saint John, NB
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 4, 2015

Quiet walking and hiking trail. Plenty of birds, squirrels, foxes and deer. More than 6 kilometers of trails. we walk there often.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 1, 2015

Favorite place in Saint John. Always a great run or walk with a beautiful view. Would recommend it for all ages!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

This is a great place to to take the family for the day. The trails are great for exercise and the views are amazing.

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