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Christmas tree lights

Not only at Christmas but all year round, visitors to St. John’s must see Bowring Park... absolute... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Lily C
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beautiful park

beautiful park with excellent walking trails, lots of ducks to feed and during the winter the... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2018
St. John's, Canada
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306 Waterford Bridge Rd, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A1E 4J8, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Been here twice. Aside from feeding the ducks, swams, and pigeons, it's just an average city park. Nice to take a walk around if you've got time to spare. Feeding the animals would be the highlight. Once you've done that there's not much more there.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not only at Christmas but all year round, visitors to St. John’s must see Bowring Park... absolute beauty, walking trails and playground area for kids...pool, biking and other activities during summer months to enjoy and for the whole family to participate in. At Christmas, the...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 16 December 2018

beautiful park with excellent walking trails, lots of ducks to feed and during the winter the entire area around the main pond is surrounded by Christmas lights. perfect for a stroll in a gentle snow storm.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank dermott03
Reviewed 11 December 2018

Beautiful park well maintained grounds. Great for walking year round. Especially wonderful during the month of December with all the duck pond full of Christmas lights and decorations.

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank msmena
Reviewed 27 November 2018

great trails. the ducks and different birds were a great added feature. trail is also open in winter as they put up lights

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Newdeb12
Reviewed 19 November 2018 via mobile

Nice place to walk around with or without dogs. Lots of open spaces, nice pool area and children’s area. Definitely a must for break from hustle and bustle of work.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank JP_FoodReview68
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Bowring Park is truly one of the highlights in St. John's. The majestic trees, the different trails that make you feel like you're a million miles away from the city and the beautiful ponds allow you you spend an entire day and never see the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank vaucoin2018
Reviewed 12 September 2018

I grew up playing in this park and it was no where near what it is today it is beautiful and has a lot to offer not only children but all of us we are all children at heart

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank Marina B
Reviewed 20 August 2018

This appeared to be a very popular place for families especially on a nice sunny day. We went there on a Sunday afternoon and every man and his dog (pun intended as there were lots of pets there with their owners) were there ! Lots...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank 854gordon
Reviewed 15 August 2018

My family grew up here and always talked about Bowring Park. Fed the ducks and walked along the trails. Had a very nice afternoons

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Susan E
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20 July 2018|
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Response from Robert_Oxley | Reviewed this property |
Yes. There is a paved route in the park that accommodates maintenance vehicles but is otherwise given over to walkers and walkers and their dogs and walkers and their strollers.
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9 August 2017|
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Response from Marina S | Reviewed this property |
As far as I know you do but it's a beautiful big pool!
Susie H
11 July 2017|
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Response from william c | Reviewed this property |
The Butterfly Pavialion is not in Bowring Park, it is located outside of Deer Lake in Newfoundland. This is on the west coast of the island a 7 hour drive from St John's. I have been to that venue a few times and it is a... More