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Air Park

Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
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Ranked #1 of 11 attractions in Courtenay
Type: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas, Jogging Paths/ Tracks
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- Jul 22, 2014
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English first
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15 reviews 15 reviews
6 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW

The air park is one of my favorite walks. It is an easy level walk on a paved surface. You can roller blade and kids can ride their bikes. We have encountered seals, a beaver, many birds including Bald Eagles, Great Blue Herons, Kingfishers, ducks and geese. One loop doesn't take too long, you pass by a marina, children's playground... More

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Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
18 attraction reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Loved seeing the seals in the river. Blackberries were almost ready unfortunately we were a little early and missed out. Everything is nicely taken care of and we loved pushing baby in the stroller. So relaxing. Perfect place to walk, jog or bike. Everyone respects the people walking the trail equally. Beautiful!

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Neenah
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

Walk was mostly in the sun--and was in the 90's, so very warm. Lots of pretty flowers along the way,

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Courtenay, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
10 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

This year the Green Heron has nested beside the pathway along the Airpark. Walkers, cyclists, roller blade enthusiasts have all had the opportunity to witness the developing nest, chicks and soon fledglings! Mother heron has kept a close watch on proceedings, gathering her meals close by in the Courtenay River. Great walk for scenic views, seals and mink can occasionally... More

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Courtenay, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

One can choose a brisk 20 min walk to get yourself moving or a 2 hour stroll to watch the birds and wildlife. It is kid, dog and elder friendly, there is something for everyone. The trail meanders through back eddies and ocean front. Truly beautiful anytime morning or evening.

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Vancouver Island
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

An easy walking path, dog friendly and wheelchair accessible - watch shore birds, photograph the local flora and fauna, admire the snowcapped mountains.

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Royston, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

Starting at the Rhododendron Gardens mid way on the Air Park Walkway there are parking facilites. This walk takes you to downtown Courtenay or south to Royston. If you choose the total walk can take 1-2 hours plus time you stop to photo the birds found all along this beautiful seaside trail

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Courtenay, British Columbia, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2014

This is a lovely walk at any time of the year around the Air Park next to the river. Stop at the Park Cafe for great pie!! Good breakfast spot, and the patio is great in the summer. Watch out for airplane nose on the patio though.

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Courtenay, Canada
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20 reviews 20 reviews
4 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

The Air Park is a great area if you need some fresh air and a good out door walk with opportunities to use a playground for the kids with views of the entrance to the Puntledge River and a Marina.You could also witness small aircraft landing and taking off as you walk pass the airstrip. There are also nice coffee... More

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Courtenay, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2013

On the courtenay river the sites are beautiful, there is a great kids park,and a nice beach looking out at comox bay.a nice family outing.

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