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Sir Sandford Fleming Park Trail

260 Dingle Road, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3P 1B2, Canada
+1 902-490-4000
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The Dingle Park-A Beautful Natural Seapark In Halifax For Everyone

Sir Sandford Fleming Park(The Dingle) is off Purcell's Cove Road in the heart of Halifax,95 acres... read more

Reviewed 7 November 2017
Halifax, Canada
Nice park to enjoy a bag lunch...

Sir Sandford Fleming Park is a really nice park with plenty of places to walk, relax, picnic or... read more

Reviewed 22 October 2017
Thomas M
Littleton, New Hampshire
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260 Dingle Road, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3P 1B2, Canada
+1 902-490-4000
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Reviewed 7 November 2017

Sir Sandford Fleming Park(The Dingle) is off Purcell's Cove Road in the heart of Halifax,95 acres of woodlands facing the sea,is a wonderful place to walk for people of all ages,has benches,playground for children,a wharf and boat launch.It is a good place for people to...More

Thank Loncolnmorris
Reviewed 22 October 2017

Sir Sandford Fleming Park is a really nice park with plenty of places to walk, relax, picnic or beach. The beach is in a small inlet with nice nautical views of boats bobbing in the cove. There is also a lookout tower that is open...More

Thank Thomas M
Reviewed 3 October 2017

During my trip one morning i decided to use my GPS and asked for local attraction i did not know what to expect it was a wonderful surprise to find an historical tower in the middle of nowhere. It outside of the parameters of other...More

Thank Evelyne A
Reviewed 18 September 2017

This area is often overlooked by tourists and city visitors and is a bit out of the way. It's easy enough to find and enjoyable once you get there. Stop and watch the water traffic and enjoy the views.

Thank Cubatan
Reviewed 5 September 2017

I was not expecting much from this excursion, boy was I wrong. The tower is like stepping back in time. You need to be able to walk up a winding staircase to get to the top of the tower, which is open to the public,...More

Thank AllieX1984
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Located within the city of Halifax, this is an excellent spot to 'chill out' and relax from the everyday stuff. There is a great walking trail as well as a terrific boardwalk along side the Northwest Arm. Wonderful picnic area and hiking trails. Perfect for...More

Thank Jim d
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Walked from Frog Lake along the frog lake trail to the adventure earth centre then continued to the Sir Fleming tower. One is able to climb up to the top for incredible views (150 stairs). The trails are well marked and maintained. Great way to...More

Thank Brian O
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Great little park in the middle of the city there is a large monument on the part called the dingo good view of the Northwestern Lotta people turn to come here and get the wedding photos taken. There is washroom there is a (Boat) lunch

Thank John C
Reviewed 10 July 2017

This place is so beautiful that we chose it for a photo shoot and enjoyed every scene/view we were afforded. After an hour of snapping photos with a photographer, we stayed to enjoy the sights and watch my little girl climb an impressively tall play...More

Thank Hitman77
Reviewed 8 July 2017

The tower, the park are great to visit and explore. We loved climbing the tower as children and it's still awesome to see the dingle tower passing by or actually visiting. The park is sweet and offers great views of the Northwest Arm!

Thank SeeingTHEworld2012
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