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Kenna Cartwright Park

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Address: Hillside Drive, Kamloops, British Columbia, Canada
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Hiking

Beautiful park in Kamloops. If you enjoy the outdoors. In season flora is beautiful. Enjoy wildlife. We recommend.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Janice L
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Edmonton
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Edmonton
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48 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Beautiful park in Kamloops. If you enjoy the outdoors. In season flora is beautiful. Enjoy wildlife. We recommend.

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Thank Janice L
Vancouver, Canada
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212 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Hiked up here on a cool and sunny afternoon. The ground was soft with all the rain and snow, but a great view at the top....don't miss it

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Thank John L
Kamloops
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Can be used year round, several hikers all ages just watch out for the cyclists and both use the trails. Often go around ten in the morning and do a two hike. Several people use the trails all ages, young families take children in packs on front or back, lots of dogs enjoy the park usually on leash no problems.... More 

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Thank Mary M
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13 reviews
3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017

Very large hiking areas with multiple trails! Trails are well labelled with name and difficulty. Many people access the trails for hiking and mountain biking!

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Thank Allison D
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22 reviews
6 attraction reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2017

We parked at the pullout by the jail for a quick (2.5km) loop. Great views on a sunny day. Also a picnic table at the top if you want to go up there with a packed lunch.

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Thank Colindanger
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5 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2017

Fantastic views of Kamloops and the Thompson River Valley. Free parking. Accessible from the city if you don't mind the climb / hike to the top. Worth the hike!

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Thank Lynette C
Kamloops, Canada
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66 reviews
11 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017

For being right in the city limits and easily accessed from numerous points, you can still enjoy a variety of wildlife and different terrains, whether you are walking or biking. The trails are abundant.

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Thank tedguthrie454
Kamloops, Canada
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25 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

Everything is marked and you can print a map out online. It takes about an hour and half to go around the whole thing regardless of which trails you take and there are many different options.

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Thank Jeremy M
Kamloops, Canada
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31 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Lots of hiking and biking trails, some of the best views in Kamloops. There are open area trails and some nicely forested.

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Thank LeonardBKamloops_BC
Kamloops, Canada
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11 reviews
9 attraction reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

This is a wonderful park to hike in, but you better in reasonable condition...you'll get great views of the city below....it is open so ensure you have water...good parking at the bottom

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