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Top 5 HIKES in the Halifax Region

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Halifax isn’t just about its downtown core, its amazing events, unique shopping, or its world-class culinary scene (although let’s be honest, those are pretty fantastic too). The Halifax region is home to some incredible hiking trails, and get this – they can be accessed within a 30-minute drive from downtown Halifax!

The variety of landscapes, scenery and terrain includes lakeside trails, ocean-side cliffs, serene woodland and secluded coves. And to top it all off, there’s no shortage of breathtaking views and vistas.

No matter what kind of hiking you want to do, throw on some layers to keep you warm, grab some snacks and enjoy the scenic trails of Halifax!

Here are my top 5 hikes within 30 minutes of downtown Halifax:
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Top 5 Hikes in the Halifax Region – PART 2

Hiking is a great way to discover why Halifax is not only an amazing city where lakes, trails and scenic coastal walks are just minutes from the bustling downtown core. You’re not going to want to miss exploring this gorgeous region!

We’ve put together a list of 5 MORE HIKES you need to experience in Halifax. Most of the hikes listed below are easy to moderate, so it’s not necessary to be an experienced hiker to enjoy them!
With that being said, remember that it’s always smart to keep a few things in mind when you’re planning a hiking excursion: wear sturdy shoes, carry plenty of drinking water, and use sun protection.

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