Burlington Waterfront Trail, Burlington

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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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  • Relaxing refreshing and a great place to get a second breath from the greed n corruption of very stupid small people in the everyday world.  more »
  • Beautiful walk, always tons of people about walking with their kids and dogs. Tons of restaurants on the other side with fun crowds.  more »
  • I lived on North Shore Blvd across from LaSalle Park in Aldershot a few years back. A friend was battling Cancer at the time and we used this Park and the trail for exercise. I recall the joy my frien...  more »

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Where to stay in Burlington

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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