If you like you hike and explore an old as halifax fortress then this is one,Wear sturdy shoes and explore ,Bring a flash light to see better in the tunnels,If you can down load a map do it,Don,t forget to explore the outer edge (outside the fortress).Please by cautious many bunkers are 200 years old,The admission is free,you can take... 更多
In the over fifty years I have lived in Halifax I have lost count of the number of times I have been at York ReDoubt. In the past it was to take my children and grandchildren. What a great place for children to explore and do things like picking blue berries or wild flowers. This time I had my visitors... 更多
York Redoubt has the best view of Halifax Harbour. It has pleasant walks down to the water, but the slopes are fairly steep; this is NOT a visit for persons with mobility problems. It is also weather-dependent, as there are no "indoor" facilities.
I've been going here since I was a kid. It's a good place to take a picnic and spend an afternoon. There is no admission fee. Take the warnings seriously about which parts are off limits, as they really are not safe. They are very clearly marked
My sister-in-law and her family showed us a tremendous number of sites in Halifax when we were down for a niece's wedding. This is one of the gems easy to overlook. It is one a backroad (Persall's Cove and Ferguson Cove) a bit out from the Rotary but well worth the trip. The story of the redoubt is one of... 更多
Went here with two international students. There are historic elements to the site with regards to canons and bunkers. We walked on two paths, one that went down to the ocean and one across the main areas to two different look offs. There is another path that takes you over towards the military base and is a nice walk through... 更多
It's a short drive up purcells cove rd.A historical park that leads you to explore on you own, A great place in the summer to picnic let the kid's or grandkids run around and explore. There are some picnic tables and benches scattered arround the park but bring a blanket in case you want to sit down on the granite to... 更多