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Address: Riviere du Loup, Quebec G5R 4S2, Canada
Recommended length of visit: 1-2 hours

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Lovely spot - easy parking - walking trails

Really lovely spot..quiet and peaceful after a long car drive. Walking trails around the area (not sure how long). Chutes are really pretty. Benches and a couple of tables for a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Lisa H
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Cobourg, Canada
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Cobourg, Canada
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25 reviews
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Really lovely spot..quiet and peaceful after a long car drive. Walking trails around the area (not sure how long). Chutes are really pretty. Benches and a couple of tables for a nice place to eat.

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Cape Breton
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303 reviews
100 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

While driving through Rivere du Loup, we stopped at the falls. We understood that the 33 meter waterfall provides hydroelectric power to the area. It is a great place to hike before or after a picnic or in our case lunch. Met lovely people along our walk. Would have liked to linger longer but we had to travel on!

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Thank RETIREDTRAVELLER06
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58 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017

From the power generating station to the gardens to the trails throughout the Parc this is a place you must plan to spend an afternoon exploring Mother Nature in all her finest glory. Wear comfortable shoes and take your time walking through the various marked trails to enjoy the local flora and fauna punctuated by information tablets throughout. A great... More 

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Thank Donna R
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204 reviews
123 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 133 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

A good spot to stop for a meal when driving between New Brunswick and Quebec City. Small town, very warm friendly people. Nice (and small) cascading falls that run through the city and end up at the Parc des Chutes (Water Falls Park).

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41 reviews
28 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 February 2017

If you go to this town, you have to go there. Is a park were locals usually go to jogging and walk with their pets. If you love walk through the nature, this is the place for you.

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Thank Margarita T
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Reviewed 12 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful trees. Nice trails to walk and a wide variety. But make sure that the dam is not diverting the water from the picturesque waterfall at the time of your visit. The water was turned off during the week of October 10th.

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Auburn, California
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60 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 September 2016

city is very proud of this area, nice walking paths and interesting modern art on trail. Parking is limited, but in Sept. no problem

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Thank Sharron E
Ottawa, Canada
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20 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

We had a great time hiking around with our three kids. The path markings were somewhat confusing, but we didn't have any problems, as the area wasn't too big that we could get lost.

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Thank Jenn B
Lincoln, United Kingdom
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213 reviews
90 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

A lovely park, almost deserted by humans but alive with birds, animals, insects, trees and flowers. Simply wonderful to stroll around and enjoy nature. The Chutes weren't quite as impressive as we'd expected but maybe rain had been in short supply!!

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Thank Dilly4472
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30 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Spent one night in Riviere du Loup on our way out east. After dinner enjoyed a stroll in the park, viewing the water falls and the statues. There are a few different hikes available.

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