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Things to do in Carleton University, Ottawa

Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Park
“Really lovely location for a walk. It's a pretty quick drive and the falls are beautiful. Nice city park in Ottawa. There is a walking trail that leads over to Mooney's Bay.”
  • 20 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“Canada's Capital University, Carleton University is a dynamic research and teaching institution dedicated to achieving the highest standards of scholarship.”
  • 10 locals recommend
Scenic Lookout
“These falls are part of the Rideau River system. There is a nice path to walk around that goes over to Money's Bay. If you're lucky you can catch some crazy white water kayakers boofing over the falls!”
  • 9 locals recommend
University
“Carleton University Campus, short bus ride from Bronson St directly to campus.”
  • 8 locals recommend
Park
“Vincent Massey Park is an urban park along the Rideau River in the Confederation Heights neighbourhood of Ottawa, Ontario, Canada, accessible via Heron Road. It is extensively used in the summer for family and group picnics. The park has quiet wooded walking paths, rolling meadows, scenic vistas, open grassy areas for playing sports, and picnic tables. Available amenities include washrooms, pathways, water fountains, bandstand, two softball diamonds, electrical hook-ups, and barbecue pits. It is named after Charles Vincent Massey, 18th Governor General of Canada.”
  • 1 local recommends
Nature
“You can walk through the park or site see at Hogs back falls, they are very beautiful. Ride your bike through the park, or hike along the trails of the falls it brings you to Hogs back back park. Beside the falls is the Beach where you can relax and take in the sun! There are several fast food restaurants along the way.”
  • 5 locals recommend
Park
“Playground and plenty of green space. Some soccer and football fields too!”
  • 6 locals recommend
Neighbourhood
“The Hogs Back falls are a great place to sit and have a picnic or to get great photos. ”
  • 6 locals recommend
Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Establishment
“Ahrr matey, better watch your ways or you will be walking the plank to Daveys locker ”
  • 1 local recommends
Park
  • 3 locals recommend
Establishment
  • 2 locals recommend
Pizza Place
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  • 1 local recommends
Convenience Store
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“The Market is the hub of downtown Ottawa with historic buildings and neighborhoods. A dense area offering restaurants, shopping, site seeing, and nightlife. Take the day to wander and explore and enjoy the occasional street performer.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Store
  • 1 local recommends

Top restaurants

Restaurant
  • 2 locals recommend
Pizza Place
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“The Market is the hub of downtown Ottawa with historic buildings and neighborhoods. A dense area offering restaurants, shopping, site seeing, and nightlife. Take the day to wander and explore and enjoy the occasional street performer.”
  • 2 locals recommend

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