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Baker Street

Nelson, British Columbia, Canada
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Ranked #4 of 19 Attractions in Nelson
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Historic Walking Areas
Activities: Walking, City walk sightseeing
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English first
Grande Prairie, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 17, 2014

A general friendliness from everyone. Great and unique shopping venues. Wonderful local restaurants.

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British Columbia, Canada
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

I was short time to really enjoy all the shops and restaurants in the neighbourhood. But it is lovely.

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Calgary, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Very Funky street, lots of cool shops and eatery's. Nelson is a beautiful place period! Take some time and take a beautiful drive to Balfour and Kaslo.

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abbotsford, b.c.
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

Baker street is like going back in time. Forget the malls, this how it used to be. Streets lined with many different types of shops, great variety of eating places, pubs and it just happened there was a street party Friday night to top it off. My wife (the mad shopper) would like to add that women who love to... More

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Calgary, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

It was hot but many parts along the street had shade and places to sit. A wide variety of food choices.

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Lethbridge, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 attraction reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 1, 2014

Arrive at Nelson to be told no dogs are allowed on Baker Street, a old bylaw that really needs to be changed. So my partner drops me off and goes down by the river with our dog. At +34 just to hot to leave a dog in a car. Some very unusual shops, lots of places to eat, but with... More

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Fort McMurray, Canada
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20 reviews 20 reviews
9 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014

We stayed in Nelson for 3 nights specifically to experience Baker Street! Amazing little shops and restaurants.

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Calgary
Top Contributor
185 reviews 185 reviews
75 attraction reviews
85 helpful votes 85 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

Raw vegan food store, ROAM (Rivers, Ocean and Mountain) store, Vintage used books, and more make for great wind-shopping and real buying and eating! An enjoyable stroll through a charming slice of interior BC.

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Winnipeg, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Nice walk. Like walking down the street in the 60's. Cute little stores! The prices were a bit high but the ambiance was worth it.

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Calgary
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101 reviews 101 reviews
14 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

Baker street in downtown Nelson has some real interesting shops and Restaurants to visit. A lot of artsy type shops as well as neat Restaurants.

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