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Malcolmson Park

325 Lakeshore Rd, St. Catharines, Ontario L2M 1C8, Canada
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Dog walker's Delight

Lovely meadow and forest along the Welland canal at Lake Ontario. Not too long or far for walkers... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2017
Wilma1957
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Niagara Falls, Ontario, Canada
A longstanding gem next to Lake Ontario

This park has a bit of everything from Carolinian forest to prairie grassland to wetland flora and... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2016
Ron M
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St. Catharines, Canada
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good33%
  • Average20%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
26 Apr 2017
“Dog walker's Delight”
21 Oct 2016
“A longstanding gem next to Lake Ontario”
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325 Lakeshore Rd, St. Catharines, Ontario L2M 1C8, Canada
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Reviewed 26 April 2017

Lovely meadow and forest along the Welland canal at Lake Ontario. Not too long or far for walkers or children. Make sure your dog is on a leash. Lots of people and bikes on the trails.

Thank Wilma1957
Reviewed 21 October 2016

This park has a bit of everything from Carolinian forest to prairie grassland to wetland flora and fauna. The Friends of Malcolmson park spend a lot of effort in maintaining a "natural" environment (uncleared bush), supporting the wildlife (creating brush piles for homes for small...More

Thank Ron M
Reviewed 1 June 2016

Nice park the elementary school I went to is really close to it so I have been there many times, it's a great way to teach students about nature. Warning: during school hours it can be busy!

Thank Wendy F
Reviewed 26 October 2015

Convenient parking for the park at the end of Niagara St. at Lakeshore Rd. Not an overly large park, but nice for a short walk or to tack onto the beginning or end of a larger walk. I like this park for cross country skiing...More

Thank mippel
Reviewed 30 July 2015

This is a beautiful natural Eco-park with bike and hike trails that will take your breath away. It is almost like being in a remote area while still in the St. Catharines area

Thank Marianne C
Reviewed 21 June 2015

I love the trails through the meadows, tall grasses, the wetland.. I stood for a long time listening to the frogs.. Very peaceful, met nice people.

2  Thank Loretta B
Reviewed 3 June 2015

This local St Catharines north end park is lovely. I found parking for a few cars to the north off Lakeshore Road near the Welland Canal. The path through the woods opens up into a meadow with lots of choices for other winding dirt paths....More

2  Thank Maureen O
Reviewed 2 December 2014

Nice walking paths , old wood lot with swamps full of life . Bicycles , walking dogs ,runners and just walkers to explore . Fairly well maintained but needs some TLC !

1  Thank Robert D
Reviewed 2 September 2014

This is a local forest that is close to Lock 1 of the Welland canal. it is well marked with trails and very clean. Parking is free and there is a large gravel parking lot. The forest is dark and a bit spooky if you...More

2  Thank marn10
Reviewed 2 September 2014

A great place to picnic. There is open spaces and a huge covered pavilion. You can grill here. There is a beach with restrooms and change rooms. A snack bar is also on site if you prefer to purchase a hotdog , ice cream, and...More

2  Thank Frank G
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