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Point Pleasant Park - Hiking

Halifax Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

By lydia.crawford

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What are the activities at Point Pleasant Park ?


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Why choose a trail at Point Pleasant Park?

Point Pleasant Park is a large, forested park in the south end of Halifax, Nova Scotia. It's a popular spot for locals and visitors alike, with plenty of things to do including walking, biking, running, bird watching, and more. There are also several historic sites located within the park, including the Martello Tower and the Prince of Wales Tower. Point Pleasant Park is a great place to spend a sunny day outdoors!

What are the services on site?

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Access fee $ 0.00

From sunrise to sunset


What are the coordinates and address of Point Pleasant Park?

Point Pleasant Park
5530 Point Pleasant Dr, Halifax, NS B3H 1B5, Canada

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Starting Point

The start of the trails at the Point Pleasant Park in Nova Scotia can be accessed by driving to the park and parking in the lot. There is a map located at the entrance of the park that will show you where the trails are.

Why visit Point Pleasant Park

The Point Pleasant Park is a beautiful and serene park located in the heart of Halifax, Nova Scotia. The park offers stunning views of the Halifax Harbour and is perfect for a relaxing stroll or picnic lunch. There are also plenty of activities available, including hiking, biking, and bird watching. The park is also home to a variety of historical monuments and buildings, including the Halifax Citadel.

Is Point Pleasant Park in Nova Scotia a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question as Point Pleasant Park is a large park with a variety of different activities and areas that could be suitable for different families. Some families may enjoy spending time at the beach or playing in the park, while others may prefer exploring the many trails or visiting the fort.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Point Pleasant Park in Nova Scotia are hiking, biking, and bird watching. A bref description not to be missed near Point Pleasant Park in Nova Scotia is the beautiful view of the harbor from the park.

- Hiking and biking on the many trails

- Picnicking

- Bird watching

- Fishing

- Swimming

- Running

Where to eat?

1. The Wooden Monkey - 1707 Grafton Street, Halifax

2. The Bicycle Thief - 1579 Barrington Street, Halifax

3. Chives Canadian Bistro - 1537 Barrington Street, Halifax

4. The Five Fishermen - 1740 Argyle Street, Halifax

5. Garrison Brewing Company - 1149 Marginal Road, Halifax

6. The Local - 2037 Gottingen Street, Halifax

7. Lion and Bright - 2534 Agricola Street, Halifax

8. The Middle Spoon - 6100 Quinpool Road, Halifax

9. Noodle Box - 1569 Dresden Row, Halifax

10. Salvatore's Pizza - 6151 Young Street, Halifax

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Lydia Crawford, an extraordinary woman with an insatiable zest for life, has become an inspirational figure to many through her adventures and infectious good humor. Born and raised in a small town nestled in the mountains, Lydia developed a love for the outdoors at an early age. Her childhood was filled with hiking, camping, and exploring the wilderness, experiences that shaped her into the avid outdoorswoman she is today.

She life was a celebration of adventure, joy, and the great outdoors. She lived with a fierce determination to enjoy every moment and to share that joy with others. Her legacy is one of laughter, exploration, and an unwavering love for the natural world. Lydia's spirit continues to inspire those who knew her and those who discover her story, reminding us all to embrace life with open arms and a heart full of joy.

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