Parks by Activity

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29 Results for "Wildlife Viewing":
Barsby Park
Barsby Park is an extension of the Millstone Trailway. The park is a short walk up from the popular...
Beach Estates Park
This is a hidden gem of a park tucked away in the Brechin Hill neighbourhood. The park trail consists...
Bowen Park
Bowen Park is located in the heart of the city, with most of the 36 hectare park remaining undeveloped....
Brookwood Park
Brookwood Park is located in the Sunshine Ridge subdivison in north Nanaimo. The park includes a playground...
Buttertubs Marsh Park
Buttertubs Marsh is a bird and wildlife sanctuary. There is a 2 km loop trail around the marsh and a...
Cable Bay Trail
Cable Bay Trail winds its way down to the oceanfront overlooking Gabriola Island and back towards the...
Chase River Estuary Park
Chase River Estuary Park is located at the south end of Haliburton Street. The park's 1.3 km of trails,...
Colliery Dam Park
This park is one of Nanaimo's larger destination parks popular especially in the summer as a fresh water...
Invermere Beach Access
Acquired in 1951, this park consists of sets of stairs leading to the beach.
Jack Point and Biggs Park
The park's trail provides access to pristine beaches with excellent views of the Nanaimo River estuary,...
Joan Point Park
You can access Joan Point by following the Cable Bay Park trail to its end and follow the shoreline south....
Linley Point Gyro Park
Park with natural areas, large stormwater pond systems, a playground and a sport court. A paved trail...
Linley Valley Cottle Lake Park
Linley Valley Cottle Lake Park is wilderness park located between Departure and Hammond Bay. The network...
Lost Lake Trail
This park includes a 1 km trail that loops Lost Lake. The trail consists of gravel areas, as well as...
Lotus Pinnatus Park
This park is named after Nanaimo's floral emblem, the rare lotus pinnatus (now Hosackia pinnata) flower.
Loudon Park and Trail
Loudon Park and Walkway is a popular spot year round for swimming, various paddling sports, walking,...
Maffeo Sutton Park
Maffeo Sutton Park is Nanaimo's signature park overlooking our world famous harbour. The park is a central...
Neck Point Park
Neck Point is a destination waterfront park for Nanaimo and the region. The park is recognized as an...
Newcastle Island Park
Newcastle Island Provincial Park is a popular destination and is accessible by private boat or a foot...
Northfield Nature Park
Northfield Nature Park is network of trails that connects a series of subdivisions running parallel to...
Northfield Rotary Lookout Park
Northfield Park is located at the intersection of the Parkway Highway and Northfield Road. It is the...
Oliver Woods Park
This park is the site of the Oliver Woods Community Centre, trails, a children's playground with areas...
Pipers Lagoon Park
Another of Nanaimo's famous waterfront parks. Pipers Lagoon Park features scenic trails with ocean viewpoints...
Pirates Park
Park offers excellent ocean views and a wide variety of bird species on site. The park offers access...
Planta Park
This is a small natural wooded area with a small trail system. The park is located within the Stephenson...
Richards Marsh Park
This south Nanaimo park located in the Cinnabar Valley neighbourhood is a popular nature trail and bird...
Saxer Park
Acquired by the City of Nanaimo in 2004. This 3.7 acre park was acquired through both a subdivision process...
Sechelt Drive Park
Acquired through subdivision in 1982, it is adjacent to Icarus Drive Park.
Woodstream Park

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