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A dog park that is also a delight for people.

This is a fenced-in dog park with plenty of beauty to enjoy for anyone without a dog as well (when... read more

Reviewed 28 October 2018
Ancaster, Canada
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Steep climb

The park is built on a steep hill, so there is some climbing to do if you want to see it all. It is... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2018
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4 Windmill Road, Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Reviewed 28 October 2018 via mobile

This is a fenced-in dog park with plenty of beauty to enjoy for anyone without a dog as well (when I was there we also witnessed a group of people doing morning stretches). The pathways provide a nice walk between the Hilton hotel and the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank johnbyl50
Reviewed 4 August 2018

The park is built on a steep hill, so there is some climbing to do if you want to see it all. It is a community park with a community pizza oven and small allotment areas. There are some well tended flower beds.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank mouseHerts
Reviewed 9 July 2018 via mobile

After a very busy day being tourists, this little gem of a park was a nice way to look out over the water at the Halifax skyline. It was very peaceful. If you are wanting to explore the park, be prepared for hills. Also, Google...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Neil K
Reviewed 13 May 2018 via mobile

A little gem of a park in Dartmouth between my hotel and the ferry and a beautiful little walk between the two!

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank hawkimd3
Reviewed 13 December 2016

Leighton Dillman is a beautiful little unexpected place. Groomed and landscaped so well, hidden away in the bustle between the bridge and the ferry terminal and just steps away from the Sportplex, it is such a pleasant, peaceful surprise. And the best surprise is the...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank denisepeters
Reviewed 9 October 2016

The park is open from 5AM to 10PM daily. There is free parking at the top of the hill above the park. There are several walking paths throughout the entire park. Nice place to spend some time.

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank CaptainBill1
Reviewed 14 September 2016

located near the ferry terminal (alderney) and across th street from the sportsplex. nice lunch stop picnic style, good 20 minute walk and great view of Halifax

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank BillD1397
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Beautiful park on the side of a hill overlooking the harbour. Full of flowers and nice walking paths.

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Lynn L
Reviewed 7 October 2015

It is just off the busy road of Alderney and the little trails that take you around the park area to see different vistas of Dartmouth and Halifax are very stunning. You can picnic here as well and the flowers are always in bloom. In...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank dgg123
Reviewed 27 September 2015

This park pushes you a bit, by the hills you walk up, as well as down. The scenery of trees and flowers offer the visitor with the fresh smell of nature. There is a gazebo at the top, with great views of the harbor, This...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank FLworldwanderer
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26 September 2018|
Response from Neil K | Reviewed this property |
There is a parking lot. I believe the northwest side of the park.