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Enjoying Summer

The City of Barrie has done an amazing job on the waterfront. You can just cool off and relax... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Barrie, Canada

Amazing down here, by the lake, the water park for the kids and the older ones too. Kust strolling... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2018
Barrie, Canada
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65 Lakeshore Drive, Barrie, Ontario L4N 2M6, Canada
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Reviewed 6 August 2018

The City of Barrie has done an amazing job on the waterfront. You can just cool off and relax, swim, picnic, people watch, or enjoy loads of fun at the splash park. Something for everyone to enjoy. The only negative is parking. Not easy to...More

1  Thank jujaz
Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

Amazing down here, by the lake, the water park for the kids and the older ones too. Kust strolling down the walkway from one end too the other. Great views,great exercise.

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Reviewed 6 August 2018 via mobile

We walked along the riverfront. Enjoyed a nice relaxing walk with a beautiful view. Definitely a great couples activity

Thank Lisa P
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

Lovely boardwalk and clean beach area with activities for children of all ages. Clean and well maintained.

1  Thank NavanViewer
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

What an amazing time my family had at the beach this weekend. On Saturday the water was nice, the facilities around were clean and my family enjoyed ourselves. I was very impressed with the overall waterfront in Barrie. It has something for all ages teens,...More

1  Thank ddoopan D
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

We decided to go to the wine festival this weekend and has the chance to stroll along the boardwalk at the beach. So much to do around Kempenfelt Bay. Gorgeous.

Thank Tracey F
Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

Barrie has done an incredible job updating the Barrie waterfront. For visitors there is ample parking, washrooms, lifeguard services during summer, playground equipment, kayak/SUP rentals, and food nearby. The boardwalk is close to the water and then another path is set back. Keep an eye...More

Thank Sarah A
Reviewed 21 July 2018

We came around 4:30 PM on a Saturday afternoon for a walk along the beach! Busy place. Lots of family having fun! Great ice cream place!

Thank Dehami
Reviewed 20 July 2018

Kids love the play structures, beach is great and park is so clean and well-maintained. I only wish parents would NOT smoke on the property and use the world as their ashtray.

Thank Scuba_Cuba
Reviewed 12 July 2018

We visited Centennial Park on a hot summer Sunday. Busiest beach I've ever seen. The sandy area is shallow and every inch was full of people. Sand is the type that burns your feet. The water was cold. You could not stay in for more...More

1  Thank MississaugaCanada
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