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Central Park

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Address: Corner of Kingsway and Boundary Road | (Burnaby Parks and Recreation), Burnaby, British Columbia V5G 4H7, Canada
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+1 604-294-7450
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This scenic park has 8.5 kilometers of trails for biking and walking, as...

This scenic park has 8.5 kilometers of trails for biking and walking, as well as general recreational facilities.

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good walking trails

lots of well marked trails for short or longer walks. there are even exercise stations along the trails. several ponds with benches so that you can watch the ducks, geese and... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 1 week ago
Ray Y
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

lots of well marked trails for short or longer walks. there are even exercise stations along the trails. several ponds with benches so that you can watch the ducks, geese and squirrels.

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Thank Ray Y
Burnaby, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 December 2016

Very well designed trails, ponds and streams. Safe from being accosted by "street people". Well maintained with plantings seasonally up-dated.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Staying at hotel nearby so explored the park two mornings while hubby was at meetings. Great trails, wide and well kept plus lots of fun little side trails..Very popular park, wheel chair accessible, dog walkers, speed walkers, families feeding the ducks, runners, and people doing 3 types of Tai Chi. I noticed Lawn bowling and horseshoe pits. Basically clean but... More 

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Burnaby, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

Nice park to ride a bike or to take a leisurely walk. Also there is a work out course if you need a quick work out. There are two ponds, creek, stadium, horse shoe pit, pitch and put, and outdoor pool (only open in summer).

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Central Park is designed for all ages. From exercise equipment along the trails. Trail designed for joggers and those just feeling an amble is sufficient for today. There is a large sports arena which is used for many sports for schools, Statuary Holiday celebrations for many different ethnic occasions. Large ponds filled with birds and large and small fish. Every... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

Stanley Park is, of course, more well known. Central Park, which sits just outside Vancouver's boundary (actually next to Boundary Road!) is the oxygen creator for both Burnaby and Vancouver. Lots of ground to walk. Also offers a 9 hole pitch and putt! Great place to have a family picnic!

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Thank Lagusaya2
Parksville, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

My daughter and I arrived in Burnaby after a drive from the Horseshoe Bay ferry terminal and needed a place to breathe out after facing the city traffic. I remembered Central Park from the years that my Mom had lived nearby, so we found the entrance off Imperial. Parking the vehicle, we were charmed to see a pond, ducks and... More 

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Burnaby, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016 via mobile

We enjoy visiting here for a quick walk in the trees even though you are still in the city. We also enjoy using the golf pitch and putt that they have here. Avoid this place if you are scared of squirrels as it is crawling in them. Grey, black, brown and bushy. Everywhere you look.

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Thank Derek W
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016

Live close to this park and I frequent it at least 3-4 times a week. It has great trails for runs and leisurely walks where you will see a lot of squirrels bouncing around. It has two small lakes with numerous families of ducks wandering around which makes great picture subjects. I believe some of the trees in this park... More 

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Thank Rob B
Burnaby, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

From toddlers to seniors: Playground for kids, training circuit for the young, exercise group for the seniors, 3 trails for the walkers and runners, horseshoe pit, golf course and swimming pool. Most of all, thanks for the park keepers, it is well kept.

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