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Moncton’s Gurney Drive Park


Moncton’s Gurney Park first caught my eye years ago. I was driving to meet someone and glanced what seemed like an incredible climbing structure out the van window. I wasn’t mistaken; this little gem of…

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Dieppe’s Rotary St-Anselme Park & Splash Pad


Looking for a free, mini Magic Mountain? Head to Dieppe’s Rotary Park! The splash pad might not have big slides or a wave pool, but it has lots of family washrooms and lounge chairs! This…

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Riverview’s Goldsboro Park


We first heard of Riverview’s Goldsboro Park when they installed a ‘baby & me’ swing a little while back, but we’d never made the trip to visit until friends suggested it – and we’re so…

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Moncton’s Allison Heights Playground


This is one of our favourite playgrounds in the Greater Moncton Area! Far from the road, lots of parking, equipment for various ages, and a lovely space for picnics and even large gatherings. When you…

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Riverview’s Rebecca Avenue Playground


The kids gasped as we turned off Callowhill Road onto Rebecca Avenue. The playground seems to appear high on the hill, overlooking the neighbourhood, play structures and slides calling to young imaginations. The playground is…

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The Price of Playgrounds


Playgrounds are big business. Did you know that one piece of play equipment suitable for an elementary school has a starting price tag of $50,000? A full design can easily cost in excess of $150,000,…

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Salisbury’s Highland Park: One of Canada’s 150 Coolest Playgrounds!


We’re thrilled to share Salisbury’s Highland Park as one of Canada’s 150 Coolest Playgrounds! A perfect all-season park with a natural playground, walking trails by the Petitcodiac River, a brand-new splash pad, traditional playground equipment, a covered gazebo, picnic tables, and lots of green space to enjoy!

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Embracing Unstructured Outdoor Play


I was amazed to hear the statistic this week that, on average, North American children are only spending four to seven minutes a day outside playing. Last year, a UK report concluded that more than one in nine children had not visited a park, forest, beach, or other natural environment in more than a year. I’d like to think our numbers in New Brunswick would be a bit more encouraging, but that doesn’t mean we’re not catching up.

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Buzz Local: Toddler Friendly Playgrounds


Our top picks for toddler and preschooler friendly playgrounds in the Greater Moncton Area. http://buzzlocal.tv/share.php?id=11150&thumb=

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Greater Moncton Roadtrips – Brought To You By The Letter S


Salisbury You won’t believe what a fun day you can have just minutes from Moncton! Salisbury has several parks to explore, the jewel being Highland Park, which has brand new equipment and a natural playground…

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