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A lovely walk

The boardwalk in Baddeck is lovely, with view of the lake and a chance to sit on a bench with Mr... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
susierapp
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yosemite
Short and sweet

A quite short walk alongside the water. Peaceful and interesting. There's a lovely AG Bell... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
pollyoppy
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Ormskirk, United Kingdom
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Water Street, Baddeck, Nova Scotia B0E 1B0, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The boardwalk in Baddeck is lovely, with view of the lake and a chance to sit on a bench with Mr. and Mrs. Bell and have your photo taken with them.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank susierapp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A quite short walk alongside the water. Peaceful and interesting. There's a lovely AG Bell sculpture too.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank pollyoppy
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Although this is a short stroll, it's nice to stretch your legs and view the harbor and boats. We met several friendly people who were also visiting Baddeck.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Sonia T
Reviewed 18 October 2018

Whenever we think of Boardwalks, large walkways lined with shops and restaurants in places such as Atlantic City, the Jersey shore, the Carolinas or southern California come to mind. The walkway in Baddeck winds around a small section of the lake. Part of it is...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Dushi-NY
Reviewed 10 October 2018

We visited the boardwalk during the fall colors and took lots of pictures. Beautiful during the fall and very pleasant stroll.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Heather P
Reviewed 25 September 2018

Baddeck was a great stop on our tour of Cape Breton Island. We walked all along the boardwalk and saw the marina and many little places to eat and shop in little boutiques along the strip.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank dpowers2017
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Although this is a relatively short walk, it is a pleasant place to stroll while visiting Baddeck. It is a short distance away from many of the hotels and restaurants. Walking along the waterfront is especially relaxing after dining. The scenery is beautiful, and it...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank ALB63
Reviewed 19 September 2018

Directly on the waterfront this is a lovely place to take a stroll either before of after a meal. The water is amazingly clear (you can see the fish swimming) and there are benches along the way for those who want to stop and take...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 15 September 2018

Nice little boardwalk along the water but just not long enough to be touted as a boardwalk. Only very average.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Tenn4ever
Reviewed 1 September 2018

the area was so clean. it was like it was continually kept clean by the home owners along the waterfront. the view of the island and all the boats moored just off the shore was so relaxing.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Audrey R
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