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Jack Darling Memorial Park

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Address: 1180 Lakeshore Road West, Mississauga, Ontario L5H 1A1, Canada
Phone Number: 905-615-4100
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The beach Front walk way is connected to the park. Nice location for a walk along the water. Flower are out in the summer and they have wash-rooms.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
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Burlington, Canada
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Burlington, Canada
Top Contributor
51 reviews 51 reviews
9 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

The beach Front walk way is connected to the park. Nice location for a walk along the water. Flower are out in the summer and they have wash-rooms.

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Mississauga, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
3 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2015

I love Jack Darling. Huge difference from when I was a kid. Now there are two playgrounds and a splash pad for my neice and nephew and the water is clean enough to swim. Before I had a dog, I loved walking through the pathways and losing myself. Now that I have a dog, I go almost every weekend in... More 

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Oakville, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2015

This is a great spot to walk to Rattray Marsh although there is lots to see here. There is a great kids splash pad, washrooms and great views of Lake Ontario and Toronto.

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Mississauga, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

Park with beach and Lake Ontario Cold for swimming I don't like that there is a fee for parking . It is difficult to get there by transit so parking fee is a money grab by the city

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Mississauga, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

This park is at the bottom of my street and cars are parked in front of my house on hot summer weekends. I don't begrudge that. There is not enough parking for all those that need to escape a non air-conditioned apartment on a hot summer day. One can swim in Lake Ontario, skip the flat stones at the end... More 

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3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

When you go to Jack Darling, you are making the conscious decision to take time out of your day to go and smell sewer water. But guess what, the flowers around you, the people you see, the hot dog stands around you take those sewer smells away.

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Senior Contributor
44 reviews 44 reviews
5 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 8, 2015

I think my first time there (or was it 3rd over 9 years - who keeps track?) was when I went to a church barbecue. The scenery is beautiful but I always give nature a positive rating.

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Mississauga, Canada
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52 reviews 52 reviews
32 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2015

The place is huge. Unlike most dog parks that are just a big open field this park has a trail to follow witha couple of large fields to run in. So far all the owners I have met have been very respectful and great to talk to. My dog goes nuts here and sleeps the rest of the day after... More 

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Mississauga, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 9, 2015

Love to go here to wander along the waterfront and enjoy the peace of nature. It is well kept and a pleasant family park that allows a quick picnic or just a relaxing walk. I love to go in fall and even winter just to walk and enjoy nature

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Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
11 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 2, 2015

ample parking, stunning lake side park perfect for dog walkers ( leash free available) biking, picnics etc. sand beach, lovely old trees... a gem in the heart of the city.

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