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Point Pelee National Park

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Address: 407 Monarch Lane | RR 1, Leamington, Ontario N8H 3V4, Canada
Phone Number: +1 519-322-2365
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Established in 1918, this small yet popular park is home to a variety of...

Established in 1918, this small yet popular park is home to a variety of trees and birds.

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Where the waves meet

Point Pelee was a great experience and was very cool because the waves of the water smashed into each other. Point Pelee has a visitor center that you could go to. The only thing... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed yesterday
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Point Pelee was a great experience and was very cool because the waves of the water smashed into each other. Point Pelee has a visitor center that you could go to. The only thing is there are a lot of bugs (at least when we went). Overall, this trip was a great experience.

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Thank Jacob Y
Vineland, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We have been going to Pelee for over 20 years. It is one of the highlights of each year. My sister and I spend a week or more in the park and love every minute.

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Thank Joan L
PEARLAND, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

One of the foremost bird-watching spots in North America! Plenty of wooded trails, long point protruding into Lake Erie with ample opportunity to watch water birds offshore. Good butterflying in summer, flowers abound in the warmer months.

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Thank Michael A
Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

This is sharp peace of land entering the lake Erie. The wild life is fantastic especially the birds. There is also a large diversity of habitats. This is a very nice place to go for a relaxing walk and enjoy a little bit a wildness.

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Thank Marc R
Winnipeg, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

We travelled from Goderich along Lake Huron's coast to Chatham hoping to see some of the Underground Railroad museums but they were all closed. Our goal was to get to Point Pelee. We are glad we decid d to do the long drive. We were amazed upon entering the national park that there were houses built right on the shore... More 

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Thank Lesterbeach
Hamilton, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Went to the southern tip of Canada we were blessed with beautiful weather you can drive off season almost to tip and walk about a kilometre to the tip nice visitor centre nice beaches and a really nice boardwalk with lookout tower

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

This park is in the southern most part of Canada and you can see a lot of migratory birds during Sep-Oct months. People can hike some nice trails, visit the tip of Canada, do kayak/canoeing in the marsh land, take a walk through the marsh board walk and visit the visitor center. A 2/3 days weekend is good to visit... More 

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Toronto, Ontario
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016

We enjoyed our visit to Point Pelee National Park. We were there at the end of September; it was an off and on rainy day so it was quiet and hardly any one there. We used the transportation provided to the point but decided to walk back and enjoy the park. At the centre the staff were very pleasant and... More 

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Dundee, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Taken here by family great interesting place, very popular, a small train type vehicle to take you to the point, popular place, enjoyed our visit

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016 via mobile

We have season pass as we love to spend time here. You can walk along a path and appreciate nature, visit and learn of the parks history, swim at the beaches (of course respecting the dangers of the waters at the point), pack lunches buy food, bbq,go canoeing. Theres so much to do and if you sign up on the... More 

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