For the nature lover that wants to get out of their Hamilton condo and explore the outdoors, there are plenty of areas worth exploring. You’re going to fall head-over-heels for the parks in this corner of the GTA. Check out some of the best parks around Hamilton and see what these parks are all about.
Dundas Valley Conservation Area
For those that are looking for either hiking trails or a nice place to cycle, Dundas Valley Conservation Area is the perfect spot. This beautiful area will certainly put you in touch with nature, as you walk for miles along the hiking trails. Here you can bring your dog for a walk or take your family out for a nice picnic. Also, don’t forget to visit the museum on your way out, for an in depth look at the parks history.
Waterdown Memorial Park
If exploring trails isn’t your forte, consider Waterdown Memorial Park. Complete with baseball diamonds, a playground for the little ones, a skate park, and a splash pad during the summer Waterdown Memorial Park is the perfect get away from your Hamilton condo. Be sure to visit in the winter and try out the awesome sledding hill: perfect for getting some serious speed on the powder!
Looking for a nice place to run that is close to your new Hamilton condo? Then check out Confederation Park. With flat paths that make it perfect for not only running but also biking, skating, or walking, this awesome destination will give you plenty of exercise. Next, Confederation Park is a must see during the winter. In the winter experience the beautiful display of Christmas lights or slide down the hills to relive your childhood memories.
Want to step out of your Hamilton condo and gaze at the water? Bayfront Park is the perfect place to do it. Sit down with a sack lunch and watch the sailboats and other watercraft move along the harbor. Walk along the harbor on the paved paths that run around the park and enjoy a one-of-a-kind park that must be seen to be appreciated.
Bayfront Park also hosts a lot of unique wildlife. It’s the perfect destination for bird watchers or those that just like watching the ducks in their natural habitat. Whether you want to experience a nice walk in the morning or want to relax away from it all, Bayfront Park makes it happen.
Do you want to experience beautiful gardens the Hamilton way? Then step out of your Hamilton condo and take a stroll to Gage Park. Walk around the paths and enjoy the rose garden and other beautiful flowers that are ready to be appreciated. In addition, Gage Park even has greenhouses, making it a perfect spot to appreciate and smell flowers all day.
If you have little ones, naturally they are going to want to do other things. For these times, take them to the splash pad in the summer and the amazing playground that they are sure to have a great time using. With easy parking and plenty to see and do, you’re going to spend all day looking at what Gage Park has in store for you. Make it a normal visit: you won’t regret it.
Tiffany Falls Conservation Area
Wrapping it back around to the start, if you cannot get enough trails then consider Tiffany Falls Conversation Area. It’s a different spot than others, though as it features beautiful waterfalls as only Hamilton does them. Getting to the falls is a simple walk – roughly 30-minutes – making it an easier walk for those that don’t typically hike. Get out of your Hamilton condo and pay Tiffany Falls Conversation Area a visit.