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#1 of 24 Nature & Parks in Nanaimo
Family outing, enjoyed the NATURAL BEAUTY of Neck point park, a city park since 2009, generous donation of priceless shoreline land, created a wonderful city park for Nanaimo
Amazing nature paths along side the beautiful ocean views, simply gorgeous!! Whether you live in Nanaimo or you are just passing through..
#2 of 24 Nature & Parks in Nanaimo
Great place to go in Nanaimo reminds me of Stanley Park trails and very much like the tails around the home of my old rugby club Burnaby lake .The swimming area is nice and if you are lucky you can have a close en...
Westwood Lake has a beautiful trail all the way around it which provides a great nature escape very close to the city.
#3 of 24 Nature & Parks in Nanaimo
This park offers an easy walk by the beach as well as a slightly more rugged path through a unique garry oak ecosystem.
It is the most beautiful outdoor spot where I love to do nature and landscape photography, with the best layout and features of any waterfront park I've seen yet.
#4 of 24 Nature & Parks in Nanaimo
Maffeo Sutton Park is one of the nicest city parks in Nanaimo, BC with wonderful waterfront vistas, plenty of parking, which does fill up pretty fast, many seasonal events and things to do and see.
Whether you run, jog or walk this park offers a wealth of lovely views, beautiful boats, seaplane activities as well as good food and coffee.
#5 of 24 Nature & Parks in Nanaimo
Just a short boat ride from the downtown park puts you on a picturesque island with lawns for games, rocky beaches full of barnacles and oysters to explore or swim from, many trails to hike and great views from al...
With a fun, short ferry ride from downtown Nanaimo you are on a coastal island park Lots of trails and beaches to walk and explore.
#6 of 24 Nature & Parks in Nanaimo
Take the little ferry over, price includes trip back, go to the Dinghy Dock pub after you walk around and explore the parks and view then ferry back
A real treasure to visit plus can tie into trip to Newcastle Marine Park
#7 of 24 Nature & Parks in Nanaimo
Bowen Park is an amazing city park with gorgeous grounds, huge trees and many facilities including an outdoor pool, bowling green, tennis courts, volleyball and disc golf.
They are considering getting married there because it's such a beautiful romantic setting...between the beautiful park, rushing waterfalls or the duck ponds, it was Gorgeous!
#8 of 24 Nature & Parks in Nanaimo
The Colliery Dams Park is one of the most historical parks, originally the lakes were created to wash coal. it features some great natural beauty, easy walks around two small lakes, right in the middle of town.
This is a wonderful sanctuary to view and experience the peacefulness and the beauty of nature.
#9 of 24 Nature & Parks in Nanaimo
Quiet tranquil walk with ocean views .This is why we move here.This park is a little hard to find but worth the adventure.Great place to get away from it all.Not really suitable for swimming but a nice walk for al...
When you reach the Point, there is a wonderful view of the ocean.Great for a shortish hike in Nature.
#10 of 24 Nature & Parks in Nanaimo
For both tourists and residents, this nature sanctuary is a wonderful place for enjoying the rich scent of the forest, especially in the spring.
The park is well-marked and there are maps on the various trails.