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Ardagh Bluffs

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Ardagh Road & Mapleview Drive, Barrie, Ontario, Canada
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Beautiful place for a hike in town.

Very nice trails with quite a few different routes to try. Never overly crowded and quite clean... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Brenda Z
Great place for hiking.

If your like to hike and do the trails you will love the Ardagh Bluffs. I would wear running shoes... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2017
Barrie, Canada
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Ardagh Road & Mapleview Drive, Barrie, Ontario, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice trails with quite a few different routes to try. Never overly crowded and quite clean (not a lot of littering). Definitely wear running shoes as it can be rocky in some places and this time of year the fallen leaves cover a lot...More

Thank Brenda Z
Reviewed 31 July 2017

If your like to hike and do the trails you will love the Ardagh Bluffs. I would wear running shoes only because the walkway trail could have tree roots in the path.

Thank trixie1957
Reviewed 24 July 2017

This park has kilometers of single track biking trails that are easy, moderate and difficult. It was well under-used and there was very little traffic. Despite this, the trails were in amazing condition. We went two days in a row while visiting Barrie.

Reviewed 24 July 2017

Great hike. Large inclines and declines. Kind of stressful if you're not in shape. Wear bug replellent.

Thank sssbuffalo
Reviewed 23 June 2017

This series of nature trails is a real bonus to have within the Barrie city limits. Kudos to whoever fought to preserve this large swath of greenery. Many of the entrances don't have obvious parking areas though and you may need to park in the...More

Thank Peytonsage
Reviewed 20 April 2017

I enjoy walking through the Ardagh Bluffs with my dog in the summer time. We can explore and enjoy nature even though it is only steps from our home. There are entrances to the bluffs in several areas. If you are from out of town,...More

Thank ankeblaze
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We are so blessed to have thew Ardagh Bluffs in our neighbourhood. For those not familiar, the bluffs are a wooded area, generally along a hillside running from just west of Highway 400 at Essa Road all the way to the western boundary of Barrie,...More

2  Thank coco4769
Reviewed 15 September 2016

If you love nature walks or hiking this is a wonderful place to go. There are different trails and lots to see and enjoy.

1  Thank DLee54
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

A nice place to wander away a few hrs. While the scenery is a bit monotonous, the forest is a nice, quiet area to get some peace. There are a few different trails, coded by colour/symbol. Trees are painted along a trail to guide you.

Thank schulich
Reviewed 20 August 2016

its great my husband and our dog walk through here.it has a path and you can go in different directions if you want a linger or shorter walk.great in the fall with the leaves changing too.

Thank wendy w
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