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Niagara River Recreation Trail, Niagara-on-the-Lake
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Walk or bike along Niagara River Recreation Trail, a picturesque route taking in some of the area's finest natural sights. Linking Niagara-on-the-Lake, Niagara Falls, and Fort Erie, the long paved trail offers areas with different degrees of difficulty to suit hikers and bikers of all abilities. In addition, a diverse range of cultural attractions, such as architectural highlights, restaurants, and historical sites offer good focal points for walks and rides. Make sure you bring your camera, whatever the weather. A visit to Niagara River Recreation Trail represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Niagara-on-the-Lake vacation trip planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Paved trail more appropriate for bicycle than walking and no gardens . Follows the road that goes from NOTL to Fort Erie and the Niagara river from Lake Ontario to Lake Erie. Not a nature trail or a g...  more »
  • Charming place. I went in the winter, in February, all white, very cold and snow ... movie scene!
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  • It was a great day. Warm , clear, lots of Fall colours and fallen leaves to kick along the way. Well maintained and was well used that day by pedestrian, bikes, families, runners. Good way to have a w...  more »