Dufferin Islands Park, Niagara Falls

#4 of 6 in Nature in Niagara Falls
Island · Hidden Gem · Park
Take a peaceful stroll surrounded by evergreen scenery at Dufferin Islands Park. Enveloped by lush green vegetation, a series of small bridges and footpaths take visitors over calm bodies of water, connecting several small man-made islands throughout the park. Spanning roughly 4 ha (10 ac), the park houses the annual Winter Festival of Lights. Bring a picnic basket and have a peaceful lunch in the company of ducks, who socialize in the ponds nearby. Use our Niagara Falls trip itinerary planning app to arrange your visit to Dufferin Islands Park and other attractions in Niagara Falls.
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  • We drove through here and did not stay. We wanted to go for a hike and it was more of a gentle walk through the park - but absolutely beautiful. Parking is not free. I'd recommend it if you are...  more »
  • Beautiful area to have a family picnic and nice little walk around the park. The car park gets very busy there is no cross walk. If you have kids be careful as some drivers speed past crazily...  more »
  • The park has paths that take you through some wooden areas and by the water. There are a lot of animals to be seen, no need to observe long, they are simply everywhere from local birds, to squirrels.....  more »
  • If you are visiting Niagara, don't miss this park. It has an awesome nature trail. Good place to go BBQ.
  • Perfect place for a peaceful environment. Feel the nature with beautiful cheers of birds, cold wind, hidden trails, crystal clear water and of the course parking area. This combination is enough to give a powerpack boost in your daily routine!
  • Neat and clean natural and greenery filled environment to make ones memories memorable
  • It is a beautiful place to to get away from the hustle bustle in the city. Very peaceful with free parking. There are washrooms which are open only in the summers. There are lots of ducks, geese and other birds. There are some barbeques install so bring coal and whatever you want to cook. You can bring your own bbq as well. There are many good spots for picnic. You can feed the birds and enjoy the fresh air.
  • A wonderful place where many childhood memories were made,its no wonder tourists flock to this park made up of ponds,little water falls and foot bridges.

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