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Dufferin Islands Park

#25 of 132 things to do in Niagara Falls Features Animals
7400 Portage Road, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2E 6T2, Canada
+1 877-642-7275
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7400 Portage Road, Niagara Falls, Ontario L2E 6T2, Canada
+1 877-642-7275
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We usually spend the winter nights at the Dufferin Islands during the festival of lights. This year we decided to move our family picnic from Queenston Heights to the islands and boy were we glad we did. Beautiful scenery and we really enjoyed the walk...More

Thank tomco99
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Our family of six was vacationing in the area in June. My two younger kids, ages 5 and 7 really wanted to fish while we were on vacation. We drove through the Dufferin Islands to see if this would be a good spot to try...More

Thank BethWI
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been her several times. During the summer we bring blankets and camping chairs to have a lovely picnic with the family, and each winter we visit the park to see the lights they put up. Crawl through the park with several other cars and enjoy...More

Thank Erica D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I just love Dufferin Islands! My friend and I do a yearly trip to the Niagara Falls area and just discovered the park. If you love being outside and easy walking trails this is the place for you to visit. It has wonderfull views of...More

1  Thank Toaster13
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The area is decked out in thousands of lights for local charities, as you drive through in the winter time. What a place of inspiration, and romance. In the summer and fall, it is a great walk and picnic area, and with sheltered trees, it...More

Thank Gary H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dufferin Islands is a great place to bring kids who want to feed the ducks and geese. There's lots of picnic tables and places to set up lunch. Everything is picturesque. I have taken many photos here over the years. While it's not a happening...More

Thank france_is_bacon
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dufferin Islands Park is a tranquil refuge away from the huge crowds along the parkway overlooking the Niagara River and the two breath-taking waterfalls. It consists of several tiny islands connected by bridges along an easily followed path. There is parking as well as restrooms,...More

Thank Maureen J
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were first here during the festival of lights. It was beautiful at that time. However, this place is beautiful in the summer! The lake, trails, trees, geese, ducks, seagulls, rabbits, chipmunks.....so much nature packed into the area. We can't wait to go back to...More

Thank RainyWalk
Reviewed 5 June 2017

It's very pretty here the water trickling through and lots of geese. In the spring there are hundreds of cute gozzlings

Thank Nancyg1957
Reviewed 1 June 2017

As former OLD residents of the Falls, my wife and I return regularly to"re live our youth" and "Duff" is a must every time. Suffice to say it ( and we ) have matured, when we were young ( and foolish) we rode our bikes...More

2  Thank retiredcarnut
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20 August 2016|
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Response from Tinkerbell101 | Reviewed this property |
There are no attractions here, but it's lovely to walk across the bridges around the lakes and islands to explore and relax. There are ducks and geese to feed and plenty of places to have a picnic. Allow about an hour to... More
8 July 2016|
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Response from Laura L | Reviewed this property |
I would agree, I dont see very many adults swimming in there, I dont think its as clean as it use to be. Also there are beavers....mostly people go there to walk or to picnic or just a quiet place to relax.
michael d
31 May 2016|
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Response from Cuisine3 | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely.. just 20 minutes of beautiful walking!!!