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Victoria Park

40 Douglas St | 40 Douglas Street, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 2E7, Canada
+1 902-893-6078
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Fabulous Walk in the Woods

This was absolutely one of the best parks I've enjoyed. Pathways are paved and follow the river as... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
huffhollowfarm
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Truro, Canada
via mobile
Gorgeous park!

I was not expecting to find a park like this in Truro! It was gorgeous. Amazing waterfalls. Very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
natara11
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Ottawa, Canada
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40 Douglas St | 40 Douglas Street, Truro, Nova Scotia B2N 2E7, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was absolutely one of the best parks I've enjoyed. Pathways are paved and follow the river as it winds through the woods. There is a wonderful waterfall, plenty of varying elevations foe those who want the exercise. I'm jealous we don't have any thing...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

I was not expecting to find a park like this in Truro! It was gorgeous. Amazing waterfalls. Very well maintained pathways and stairs. There are a bit of hills and stairs throughout the paths I walked along. It was all very, very pretty though. Excellent...More

Thank natara11
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I spent a nice part of a day here. Beautiful trails, waterfalls, and woods. Even saw several baby otters. Once inside the park, it's hard to believe it's in the middle of town. Playground looks amazing for those with kids. Especially the water jet area.

Thank AmandaEsteroFL
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent a delightful afternoon here. There is ample car parking, toilets and cafeteria facilities. You can walk various trails, which are marked with the length. We walked up the steep hill for about a mile to the superb waterfall in the woods. You can...More

Thank Adrian V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been here many times and never get bored. If you're up for a challenge try Jacobs Ladder (without stopping). The picture only shows the first half. There are two parts to Victoria Park this is the lower part, the upper part is just as lovely...More

Thank J P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went to Victoria Park today with my father for a nice relaxing walk. The weather was superb and the scenery in the park is stunning. We didn't climb 'Jacobs Ladder' - 175 step stairway up the hillside - but I've done it before and you...More

Thank KenH_NS
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Beautiful park with excellent facilities and trails. Clean no litter. How I wish Brits could be as clean and enviromentally friendly as Canadians

Thank 1zJAY
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This park provides a wonderful opportunity to get away from the traffic, to hike alongside a small stream and to experience nature, flowers, birds, and waterfalls. Here the harried tourist can forget about getting lost and simply unwind and feel the sunshine on one's shoulder.

Thank 507adventurelover
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is another gem in Truro. Great trails and falls. You will not regret a trip here. Right in downtown. Close to restaurants after a long walk in the park.

Thank Shahzad D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Gentle sloping trail to two very pretty waterfalls. about 30 min. walk. Jacobs ladder looked like a nice view but was about 50 steps straight up.

Thank sugarandspice5661
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kmmxo
13 September 2016|
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Response from Tracey B | Reviewed this property |
You can walk to the waterfall and back to the parking lot with a stroller, but to make a circuit you have to do stairs.
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Darlene W
5 September 2016|
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Response from William F | Reviewed this property |
The map shows 6.4 km
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Tracy F
20 March 2016|
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Response from 655Catherine | Reviewed this property |
There are several sets of stairs leading to many different trails I'm not exactly how many, some sets have more stairs than others. One of the main attractions is called Jacobs ladder, and it has a lot of stairs, it leads to... More
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