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Shannon Park hiking

Halifax Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

By lydia.crawford

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What are the activities at Shannon Park ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Shannon Park?

The Shannon Park is a beautiful park located in the heart of Halifax, Nova Scotia. The park is home to a variety of different gardens, including a rose garden, a Japanese garden, and a children's garden. There is also a playground, a bandstand, and a large pond. The Shannon Park is a great place to spend a sunny day with your family.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-63.6027465
44.6842269

What are the coordinates and address of Shannon Park?

Shannon Park
Shannon Park, Dartmouth, NS, Canada

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Starting Point

The Shannon Park trails can be accessed from the parking lot on the east side of the park.

Why visit Shannon Park

The Shannon Park is a great place to visit because it offers a variety of activities for people of all ages. The park has a playground, a basketball court, a soccer field, and a walking trail. It is also a great place to go fishing, as there are several ponds located in the park.

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

There is no definitive answer to this question as Shannon Park is a large area with different types of terrain and activities available, so it really depends on what the family is looking for. There are some areas that are more family-friendly than others, and there are also areas that may be less suitable for young children or those who are not as physically active. Overall, Shannon Park is a great place to explore and there is something for everyone to enjoy.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Shannon Park in Nova Scotia are hiking, biking, and fishing.

-Hiking the nearby trails in the park

-Picnicking by the river

-Fishing in the river

-Canoeing and kayaking on the river

-Biking on the park's trails

Where to eat?

1. The Wooden Monkey- A local favorite for fresh and organic food. They have a great selection of vegetarian and vegan options, and the atmosphere is cozy and charming.

2. The Canteen- This hipster hotspot features locally sourced ingredients and a rotating menu of creative dishes. It can be a little pricey, but the food is well worth it.

3. The Gorsebrook Lounge- If you're looking for a cheap and casual meal, this is the place for you. They have a wide variety of affordable options, from pizza to burgers to salads.

4. The Wooden Boat- This unique restaurant is located in a restored wooden boat on the Halifax waterfront. They serve up fresh seafood and local produce, and the views are simply stunning.

5. The Bicycle Thief- This cozy little Italian restaurant is a hidden gem in downtown Halifax. The food is delicious and affordable, and the atmosphere is warm and inviting.

Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No
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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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