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Victoria Park

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Walk in the Park

Victoria park is such a beautiful place to go for a walk or run and enjoy nature. The river runs... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Truro, Canada
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Expect the Unexpected

Who would ever have though you'd find such an attraction in the middle of a town. The walking... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Trent A
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  • Average2%
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“jacobs ladder”(44 reviews)
“walking trails”(33 reviews)
“swimming pool”(24 reviews)
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40 Douglas St | 40 Douglas Street, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 2E7, Canada
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All reviews jacobs ladder walking trails swimming pool middle of town picnic tables tennis courts hidden gem nice walk great trails splash pad enjoy nature nova scotia maintained trails great pool beautiful scenery picnic lunch something for everyone
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Victoria park is such a beautiful place to go for a walk or run and enjoy nature. The river runs through it and the falls are small but beautiful just the same.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 195buckw
Reviewed 1 week ago

Who would ever have though you'd find such an attraction in the middle of a town. The walking trails reveal a fabulous waterfall well forth the walk. This is not a place for someone with mobility issues as there are steeps stairs to get to...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Trent A
Reviewed 1 week ago

beautiful trails , waterfalls , ambiance in the middle of a quiet town! Well worth a trip and your time.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Truronian79
Reviewed March 19, 2019

We like this park, because it's a minute to town so you can plan a picnic OR just drive to the town and shop for picnic foods and be there on the grass on a blanket. The walk trails to the waterefalls are easy and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank rob19321
Reviewed February 12, 2019

You get to enjoy trails, beautiful scenery, in all seasons.Walking,cycling,swimming,barbecuing,snowshoeing,walk your dog and a children’s play ground, a bandshell for music 🎶 on the week ends

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank thorah389
Reviewed February 12, 2019

This is a very scenic park located in the heart of Truro which exploring can take many forms - walking, jogging, enjoying a picnic or playing catch.

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

What a beautiful park,many interesting trails, changes in elevation and the many waterfalls are outstanding. If you can go after a heavy rain or even while it is raining you be in for a real treat. Oh don’t forget about the playground and the outdoor...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank X7268OXkevins
Reviewed January 17, 2019

not much parking, some seating area, things for kids, BQ area's, place for dogs to swim in water holes, peaceful and well maintained , walking trails

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Vonnie P
Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

This park has it all... everything you could want for a wholesome, fun, outdoor family excursion. The waterfalls are fantastic and if the kids don't like THAT, the playground at the entrance will win them over! :)

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Hitman77
Reviewed November 28, 2018 via mobile

All the local folk told me that I had to go check out Victoria Park. I was picturing some sort of simple urban park with grass and a few trees, and maybe a gazebo. The reality was surprisingly spectacular. There’s a beautiful waterfall and several...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank travellinglandscaper
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Nicole L
August 22, 2018|
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Response from MartoZh | Reviewed this property |
There is a small water park on the north side of the park I believe Victoria Park Pool 2 Adam St, Truro, NS B2N 6J3 (902) 895-7078 //goo.gl/maps/LuMP75T5B7v Kids can play there
Jazmyne B
July 29, 2018|
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Response from 171wendyt | Reviewed this property |
Yes you may swim there at your own risk
Kelly C
April 21, 2018|
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Response from Daniel M | Reviewed this property |
The main trail into the park is very popular. On it, you will pass Jacobs ladder (180+ wood plank stairs), after the ladder you can cross a bridge over a small river (you’ll see a gazebo with benches inside). Or continue on... More