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Nice little park with view of waterfall

Small nice park with a short walk to the waterfall. Probably would be a nice place for picnic... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
Pretty, short walk by water

There's an accessible walkway to a bridge over the Grand River. It's a lovely spot with a short... read more

Reviewed 5 September 2016
Toronto, Canada
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Mill St E, Elora, Centre Wellington, Ontario N0B 1S0, Canada
+1 519-846-9691
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A small, cute park with not too much to do but pretty to walk around in. The swans on the water were the attraction when we were there and a lady was feeding them at the water's edge. Quiet and peaceful.

Thank Usia2014
Reviewed 18 June 2018

Bissell Park is a beautiful stretch of park along the Grand River in Elora. There is a little waterfall, a boardwalk, and a lot of room for having a nice picnic. You can also find a couple of Swans floating by on occasion. This is...More

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Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

Bissell Park is quite small and is a great picnic spot. However, there is a short trail that leads to the side of a small waterfall. It is a great photo opportunity but visiting here would be quick as there is not much to do.

Thank TaanJa94
Reviewed 30 August 2017

Small nice park with a short walk to the waterfall. Probably would be a nice place for picnic. There were people fishing that day also, not sure if they caught anything.

Thank BRFence
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Still fabulous. Fourth year for the Elora Community Theatre's Shakespeare in the Park. This year's production is Macbeth and it is marvelous. Professional quality performances in our own backyard. Runs until August 11-13. Cost is just a pass of the hat at the end of...More

Thank TheGoodLife59
Reviewed 25 October 2016

This quiet beautiful park has a lovely river running through it . There are always people standing on the shore or in the water fishing . Canoe always s on the river . There are the swans that are there every summer On Saturdays in...More

Thank Jackie Z
Reviewed 7 September 2016

Part of the charm of Elora is that it has great shopping and cafes, the walking trails along and into the river valleys, and lots of green space area like this little park. It can accomodate picnickers, fisherman, boardwalkers, dogwalkers and the occasional music or...More

Thank Wade1958
Reviewed 5 September 2016

There's an accessible walkway to a bridge over the Grand River. It's a lovely spot with a short walk.

Thank webgoddesscathy
Reviewed 23 August 2016

I went to the music festival at this park for the Friday night, only. We were encouraged to use the shuttle, which would run continuously between there and two stops in Guelph. However, there was only one bus on the circuit, and it could only...More

Thank Jodie F
Reviewed 22 August 2016

I have attended and volunteered Riverfest for 3 years in a row. The park is beautiful with the river beside the park. Each year they change/ modify the layout to better the experience. This years layout seemed to work really well. The 2 main stages...More

Thank Jen K
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