Kitchener Perfect picnic spots in Kitchener

May 25, 2016

Picnic season has finally arrived. Using today’s post from the Timbercreek Communities blog team, find a few perfect picnic spots to try this spring and summer near Kitchener apartments.

Monarch Woods

You don’t need to travel far to find the perfect picnic spot. Grab a blanket and your Depositphotos_30636209_s-2015picnic basket and head out to Monarch Woods (Fischer-Hallman Road & Victoria Street South). Hardly a 10-minute walk from Mooregate Apartments (50, 66 & 80 Mooregate Crescent), you can easily get to the centre of the park via the Henry Strum Greenway.

Victoria Park

For an urban picnic in a pleasant spot, check out Victoria Park (80 Schneider), under a 15-minute bike ride or five-minute drive from Mooregate Apartments. Considered the jewel of the city, this park is home to a picnic shelter, pavilion, lake, iron bridge and more. As you eat, enjoy watching the wild fowl and taking in the beauty of the flowers, trees and shrubs.

Huron Natural Area

Huron Natural Area (801 Trillium Drive) is Kitchener’s largest natural park, encompassing 107 hectares. Located on the south side of the city, the park is home to Strasburg Creek, wetlands, forest, meadows, hiking trails, boardwalks and multiple lookout spots. For a picnic that feels a million kilometres away from the stress of the office, drive 10 minutes from Mooregate Apartments to get here.

Kiwanis Park  

It is a 15-minute drive from Mooregate Apartments, but with one of the most popular pools in Kitchener, the kids will thank you for choosing Kiwanis Park (1000 Kiwanis Park Drive) for your summer picnic. The park also has picnic shelters and picnic benches for your convenience. Work off your meal by exploring the nature trails or enjoying a game of volleyball on the sand courts.

Take advantage of Kitchener’s beautiful parks by planning a picnic for the spring or summer. Start with one of today’s featured picnic spots, chosen by the Timbercreek Communities blog team. For more information about Kitchener apartments, visit our website today.

Recent Posts

  • Property Highlight: 100 Tyndall Avenue

    Mar 19, 2020
    Are you on the hunt for a fabulous new apartment in Toronto? 100 Tyndall Avenue is calling your name! This pet-friendly community --located near High Park and Parkdale-- is perfect for young professionals, working couples, and families. This is your opportunity to live in one of Toronto's hottest neighbourhoods. Don't miss your chance!
    Read More >>>
  • How to get pet odours out of your furniture and apartment

    Mar 12, 2020
    Are you a proud pet owner? We adore pets! They make life so much more fun and their unconditional love is truly remarkable. But let's be real -- not everything about pet ownership is a bed of roses. Pet odour, for example, is rather unpleasant. If you dislike the smell of your pet-filled apartment, there's hope! Here are some pro tips for getting pesky pet odours out of your home.
    Read More >>>
  • Hearty meal ideas for vegans and vegetarians

    Mar 04, 2020
    A lot of people won't try eating vegetarian or vegan because they fear they'll be starving all the time, will become protein deficient, and will have to live off salads. This couldn't be further from the truth! There are countless vegan and vegetarian recipes for hearty meals that are just as filling and enjoyable as omnivore meals. Try these hearty vegan and vegetarian recipes.
    Read More >>>
  • Celebrate St. Patrick's Day with these green recipes

    Mar 03, 2020
    It's finally March, which means spring is just around the corner and St. Patrick's Day is here! Celebrate with these festive green recipes that are perfect for the holiday.
    Read More >>>
  • Property Highlight: 15 Bently Drive

    Feb 26, 2020
    If you're on the hunt for a wonderful new apartment to call home in the heart of Halifax, look no further! 15 Bently Drive is calling your name. This is your opportunity to live in a fantastic apartment community in sought-after Clayton Park West.
    Read More >>>

Archives

Tags