Best Public Parks in Nanaimo, BC

Handpicked Top 3 Public Parks in Nanaimo. How can we actually say this? Our 50-Point Inspection includes everything from checking reputation, history, complaints, reviews, satisfaction, trust and cost to the general excellence. You deserve only the best!


Jogging, Frisbee, Playground, Boating, Picnicking, Fishing, Hiking & Dog Off Leash Park

Offer 5.51km trail around the lake

Monday - Friday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Saturday & Sunday Closed

Lovely location for a 45 minute outdoor adventure hiking up and down easy trails or going for a more intense run. The trails around the lake amount to just over 6km and are accessible by mountain bikes, although street bikes could easily do it too. For those not interested in cardio there's also a swimming area, fishing dock, and children's play park.

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381 Westwood Road, Nanaimo, BC V9R 5J6


Outdoor Swimming Pool (Summer), Sports Fields, Playgrounds, Picnic Shelters, Curling Club, Outdoor Lacrosse Box, Tennis Courts, Horseshoe Pitches, Sand & Volleyball Courts

Available for weddings and other private events.

Monday - Friday 8:30 am – 4:00 pm Saturday & Sunday Closed

Great little walk, in a beautiful park with in Nanaimo. A must see for tourists staying around the area.
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500 Bowen Road, Nanaimo, BC V9R 1Z7


Indoor Swimming Pool, Social Centre, Soccer Fields, Playground, Tennis Courts, Basketball Hoops, Equestrian Centre, Community Gardens, Petting Farm & Fitness Circuit

160 Acres of land

Monday - Friday 8:30 am – 4:30 pm Saturday & Sunday Closed

Worth checking out. There a small golf course, pool, ice rink, baseball diamond, and park. The golf course is small but fun for a quick one. Some events happen here too, such as the VIEX (fair), Farmers market, animal showings, and Halloween haunted houses.
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2300 Bowen Rd, Nanaimo, BC V9T 3K7