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Much improved waterfront in Barrie

The area at Centennial Park was recently redesigned and a great improvement it is! There are two... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Julie C
Barrie, Canada
Great plsce to enjoy waterfront

Visited on weekend. The park is center point to Downtown Barrie and is great place for a stroll... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Regina, Canada
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65 Lakeshore Drive, Barrie, Ontario L4N 2M6, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The area at Centennial Park was recently redesigned and a great improvement it is! There are two pedestrian friendly boardwalks, a paved bike path, an accessible playground, a wonderful sandy beach and in the summer, an inflated water park. Something for everyone, even a food...More

Thank Julie C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visited on weekend. The park is center point to Downtown Barrie and is great place for a stroll, run and enjoy the lake. The Marina has great morning space I asked local yacht owners cost to more for season $2000. They have very good boat...More

Thank Pomkican
Reviewed 1 week ago

Water side park with an activity center (for a fee) for young and old alike! Board walk extends for entire length of bay. Great place to walk or run! Area includes an extensive play ground.

Thank paul a
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We just love what our city has done to renew our Centennial Park. There are lots of picnic tables, and benches. The beach is much longer now and kept very clean. In the summer there is a water park for the children which is well...More

Thank paulskerr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Barrie has one of the most beautiful waterfronts. So open, great space, loads of parking. Biking, canoeing, boating, play ground, special events...something for everyone. you can go for a short leisurely walk or you can spend the whole day. Bring a picnic, buy lunch or...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2018

We have been going to the cruise nights and annual car shows at the waterfront for sometime. The park is clean and very easy to get around in. I would recommend this as a must see in Barrie year round.

Thank Doug V
Reviewed 31 August 2018

Park is well groomed clean and a great sandy shoreline. Great way to spend the day and downtown is a block over!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Thank rodgerdal
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Great place to go for a walk o for a day or an afternoon. Very clean, with amenities for the adults as well as the children

Thank Frank S
Reviewed 27 August 2018

The waterfront here is beautiful and goes quite the distance. Lots to do, places to eat and a beach to take the kids to as well if you have young children. Check it out.

Thank Candice F
Reviewed 27 August 2018 via mobile

kilometers of walking paths, long boardwalk along the beach, food and ice cream location, lots of parking, frequent water fountains (for pets too) and garbage bins, clean, beautifully landscaped, floating water park for kids, canoes, kayaks and paddleboards available to rent.

Thank Glen M
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