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Long Lake Provincial Park

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Memories of Long Lake

This was a nostalgic visit to Long Lake of which my late partner often spoke, as he was a skater... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Kayaking Long Lake

Spent 3 wonderful hours exploring this lake. So many coves and islands and birds to Will... read more

Reviewed 20 September 2018
Dartmouth, Canada
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North West Arm Drive, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 780-576-3959
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This was a nostalgic visit to Long Lake of which my late partner often spoke, as he was a skater and lived close by as a boy. It is beautiful and with very good hiking. We only had a short time but it offers much...More

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Reviewed 20 September 2018 via mobile

Spent 3 wonderful hours exploring this lake. So many coves and islands and birds to Will definitely be back and will spend more time and bring friends. Sorry that i waited so long to visit

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Reviewed 13 May 2018

If you ever need to forget about the hustle and bustle of the city, a walk at long lake will take you there. Very close and easy to access, this is a great place to get away for a bit.

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Reviewed 24 April 2018

Hi everyone, Before I get to the review, I just wanted to direct you to my YouTube video of my experience here at Long Lake Provincial Park. Simply go to Josh the Travel Guy and search through my videos to find this one. It was...More

2  Thank JoshtheTravelG
Reviewed 22 April 2018 via mobile

Is the great park right in the city. There’s lots of hiking trails washrooms parking lots boat launch for canoes. The trails it’s nice and wide. They put a lot of work in this park and it shows.

Thank johncS9706VI
Reviewed 15 April 2018

This makes a nice loop around a small lake that takes about an hour. Crusher dust path that is easy to walk on.

Thank LAMB19
Reviewed 25 March 2018

Easily accessed from the Bay road, there are many trails and spots to swim. There's a bus stop nearby, otherwise you need a car to get to here at the main entry point. its also accessible from the Spryfield end and I hear they have...More

Thank PW301
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

The best thing aboit the place is you are 30 minutes away from the city. It could be spur of the moment. The lake is an awesome view. We were almost the only ones in the area during the visit and yet just outside the...More

Thank Julius A
Reviewed 20 August 2017

Just a 12 minute drive west of downtown, Long Lake is a vast, conveniently located wooded space great for relaxing, swimming or hiking in nature. I didn't see any cyclists. A gravel parking with a no-flush WC are located at the park entrance right off...More

1  Thank Mohaajer
Reviewed 13 July 2017

Long Lake Provincial Park offers a variety of outdoor activities to be explored. Hiking trails is the best. The views of the lake are great. A gem so close to the city. It is only a short drive from the busy Halifax center of town.

1  Thank WorldTravelOne
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