Burlington Waterfront Trail, Burlington

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#1 of 11 in Outdoors in Burlington
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. Put Burlington Waterfront Trail into our Burlington day trip app to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Burlington.
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  • October 4, 2017
    I've been meaning to write up the Burlington and Hamilton Waterfront Trail for some time and after seeing one of the most stunning sunrises this morning, I thought today was the perfect day. This pave...  more »
  • October 2, 2017
    At the foot of La Salle Park road, You find La Salle Park. The trail through the park goes along Burlington Bay. The trumpeter swans can be fed from the autumn to the spring. Trails include the bayfro...  more »
  • October 2, 2017
    Great waterfront trail used by young and old alike. Wonderful to walk along the lake and admire the view, the parks and the lovely art and fountains.  more »

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Along Lakeshore Road, which straddles the lake and borders the city center and the pleasant Spencer Smith Park, you can choose from a handful of pleasant mid-range hotels offering all the basic amenities. If you're just transiting through Burlington or looking for a convenient location from which to commute to nearby Hamilton, go north of the center to Queen Elizabeth Way. Here, you'll find a collection of standards motels and motor inns providing a comfortable night's sleep.
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