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Burlington Waterfront Trail, Burlington

(4.7/5 based on 340+ reviews on the web)
Part of the Waterfront Regeneration Trust's trail system, Burlington Waterfront Trail offers a variety of activities on Lake Ontario's north shore. Jog or cycle on the path, passing the picturesque pier and beach, or have a lakeside picnic. The city's waterfront splits into two trails on the west end, so you can choose which section to follow. Visit one of the lush waterfront parks and relax in the ample shade under the trees. For travelers who use our online itinerary creator, Burlington holidays become easier to arrange, with trips to the Burlington Waterfront Trail and other attractions mapped out and timetabled.
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  • smooth path, great views of the water and easy parking at Spencer Smith park or off of Eastport drive. I love running down here year round! 
  • Find that on the weekend in the summer this is a well subscribed place. It is a good place for a run as the views are varied and there are others around to help motivate. 
  • An amazing place to check out for all ages. Nice place to take a walk and it boasts one of the better waterfronts around. Great trail to experience as it is fairly long and the boardwalk is also a nic...  more »