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Good easy trail

Excellent place to relax and have a leisurely walk with family and dogs... Burlington always have... read more

Reviewed 2 January 2018
Toronto, Canada
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Amazing waterfront with spectacular views and access to the water. Many events and festivals are... read more

Reviewed 1 January 2018
Oakville, Canada
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Lakeshore Road east and North Shore Blvd. West | Lakeshore Road, Burlington, Ontario, Canada
+1 905-531-9121
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Reviewed 2 January 2018 via mobile

Excellent place to relax and have a leisurely walk with family and dogs... Burlington always have some sort of event on the park and it is always interesting.

Thank Batili
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

Amazing waterfront with spectacular views and access to the water. Many events and festivals are hosted here. Whether you want to take your pupper down a new trail, go on a romantic walk, bike solo, or go out with your kids, it’s a great place...More

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Reviewed 30 December 2017

This used to be such a beautiful, clean and well-maintained area to walk and regroup. It has deteriorated with regards to cleanliness, maintenance of trees. Beavers have done a job on the trees on the promontory, a major financial investment. The promontory was also heavily...More

Thank Joseetje44
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

Really nice area for families... lots restaurants around and pretty lake views....good walking trails

Thank Colleen C
Reviewed 21 December 2017

We have walked the Burlington waterfront trail at LaSalle Park many times with family and friends, and enjoyed our outing every time. Not only is there free parking, and rudimentary toilet facilities, but a lot to take in. the views out over Burlington bay are...More

Thank Brian D
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Right by the Lake Ontario. The trail is for multi-use: walking, cycling, in-line skating, etc. Easy access to the lake for kayaking and/or SUP.

Thank asiashin
Reviewed 29 November 2017

really nice display of figurines with lights make sure you go in the dark for full effect as last nite it was warm

Thank Robert P
Reviewed 22 November 2017 via mobile

Love everything about Burlington, downtown, restaurants, we have it all, but the waterfront is my favourite by far. Great job Burlington.

Thank marydemolio
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

If you’re looking to spend an afternoon strolling along Lake Ontario, playing with your kids at the park or even enjoying a yummy meal then head to downtown Burlington! There’s so much to do no matter the season. In the winter the city turns the...More

Thank Mamacita0909
Reviewed 10 November 2017

This is a great way to escape the city and enjoy the brilliance of nature. Feel good, get exercise without feeling like you are and enjoy the splendor of nature

Thank Brenda E
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4 June 2016|
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Response from Helene T | Reviewed this property |
If you only want to see the Burlington Waterfront follow the directions that the other Trip Advisory's have given you. After you see the Burlington Waterfront and you want to see more, travel along Lakeshore to Maple... More
Erika K
20 July 2015|
Response from Teresa T |
On a weekday, go early if you can. Drive along Lakeshore Rd and pass the new stop lights by the hospital. After that look on your left hand side for public washroom building and there are lots of parking spaces on the left... More
19 July 2015|
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Response from David E | Reviewed this property |
There is lots of parking if you follow Lakeshore toward Hamilton after going through the downtown area. It is free all day, every day. It is very full on weekends, but as I mentioned in my review, the police don't seem to... More