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Pipers Lagoon Park

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Address: Lagoon Drive, Nanaimo, British Columbia, Canada

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Amazing one of my favorites

Been coming for years and years. Just truly amazing! Its nice high tide or low tide. Bring your camera you will want it!!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Sarah W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Been coming for years and years. Just truly amazing! Its nice high tide or low tide. Bring your camera you will want it!!

Thank Sarah W
Nanaimo, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This location is a beauty of a park located near homes on Hammond Bay. There are washrooms and feet cleaning facilities onsite. There is a gate as well. Many people come here for swimming, walking with groups and animals. This location has a nice stroll with seating, but if you wanted to get to the larger island you do have... More 

Thank shell_e20
Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 16, 2016

This park is near Neck Point which is probably a more popular destination, but we preferred this park. It is nice and flat for walking. Open views over the water. Pets on their leashes are welcome. Some pathways may be under water during high tide. Just a wonderful place to spend a few hours on a nice day. Great for... More 

Thank John P
Victoria, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

So, I haven't seen anyone mention that you have to do a bit of rock-climbing to get to the trail. It isn't difficult but it's also not a flat trail, in fact there isn't a trail over the rock/hill/barrier. On the other hand it is gorgeous and there is a nice short beach walk if you don't want to get... More 

Thank lmjives
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful little bit of paradise nestled between Pipers Lagoon and the ocean. The walk around the outer edge of the rocky point does not take a lot of time, but it is not the place to rush. Parts of the trail are a bit tricky and should not be attempted by persons with mobility issues. A friend... More 

Thank Murray M
Nanaimo, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

This park offers an easy walk by the beach as well as a slightly more rugged path through a unique garry oak ecosystem.

Thank jmbw04
Nanaimo, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 12, 2016

Great place to suntan, swim, walk on the beach and enjoy the environment. Lots of friendly people. Good workout climbing the rocks. Great place to swim and very clean. Enjoyable place to have a picnic!!!

Thank SuzieBorneoIsland
Nanaimo, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

The wife dog and my friends decided to go check out Pipers Lagoon. It is a spot I recommend going. Though expect it to be busy as it seems to be a popular spot. At the start there is a water fountain, shower, garbages and doggy bags. There are a lot of benches along the trail as well as the... More 

Thank Skucy
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016

This is a great place to visit and walk around. The hike is easy and the views over the Georgian Straight are awesome. You can also see Shack Island - very interesting! Parking near the park, with good access.

Thank Len C
Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

We had a great time exploring Pipers Lagoon. It is a short walk around and the views are beautiful. Family of four - 2 teenage girls loved the trail.

Thank linda p

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