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Dogs for days.This is a great park.

The parking and trailhead was great and easy to find.Canals are clean for the most part and very... read more

Reviewed May 19, 2019
JoshuaD971
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Middleton, Canada
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Great outdoors in the city

The Shubie Trail system has been a part of Dartmouth since it became a city and longer. It used to... read more

Reviewed May 7, 2019
young62018
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Dartmouth, Canada
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Reviewed May 19, 2019 via mobile

The parking and trailhead was great and easy to find.Canals are clean for the most part and very cool history and signs explaining it.At one time by the water there were as many dogs as humans which to me is a good thing..(more dogs..less humans...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed May 7, 2019

The Shubie Trail system has been a part of Dartmouth since it became a city and longer. It used to be a simple trail along side of the Canal filled with tree roots . But now it is a developing multi season and use trail...More

Date of experience: May 2019
Thank young62018
Reviewed May 7, 2019

I always enjoy coming here to go for a walk around, listening to the water flowing is soothing while walking around. Great place for runners too

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank hmichaelt
Reviewed February 13, 2019

Historically significant park. Lots of trails and landmarks all through. All in a scenic woodland. Great way to enjoy a refreshing day outdoors.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Scott S
Reviewed February 12, 2019

beautiful park and canal system which stretches all the way to downtown Dartmouth to the Halifax Hbr.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Ashley M
Reviewed October 2, 2018

A historical canal system in a beautifully maintained park provides a nice way to spend an afternoon. Squirrels and duck everywhere and tranquil views of the water from the many benches provided in all the right spots! And rentals of canoes and kayaks for the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Jean M
Reviewed September 30, 2018 via mobile

We walked there today. It is so wonderful. So much history dating back to the mid 1800’s . The locks are quite the site. There is a off leash dog area which is perfect for us. Lots of weather to view .

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank easterntreker
Reviewed September 21, 2018

This is a nice set of walking trails near to town. Easy walking in on trails with lots to look at and enjoy.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank MapleRidgeMalf
Reviewed August 26, 2018

The canal runs between Lake Micmac and Lake George. The locks are impressive and there are many historic signs about the building of the canal system in 1826. There's information about the archaeology findings about the 4000 history when the Micmac Indians inhabited the area.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Pamela T
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful way to spend some time immersing in both nature and history. A favorite spot to visit with the family.

Date of experience: August 2018
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I agree with contacting the Shubie Canal Commission.
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