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Living in Nanaimo

Walk Score of Nanaimo, CA-BC

Nanaimo is a Car-Dependent city

Most errands require a car.

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Photo of Departure Bay Ferry Terminal in Nanaimo

Departure Bay Ferry Terminal

Photo of Newcastle Island Marine Provincial Park in Nanaimo

Newcastle Island Marine Provincial Park

Nanaimo has an average Walk Score of 45 with 83,810 residents.

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Eating & Drinking

There are about 279 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in Nanaimo.

People in Nanaimo can walk to an average of 0.6 restaurants, bars and coffee shops in 5 minutes.

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thumbnail for Kayak Launch on Nanaimo Harbourfront walkwayA great place to launch your kayak to explore the inner harbour, Newcastle Island and Channel.

Rob Silins
on Kayak Launch on Nanaimo Harbourfront walkway

Photo of Morningside Beach in Nanaimo

Morningside Beach

Photo of Sugarloaf Mountain Park in Nanaimo

Sugarloaf Mountain Park

Photo of Maffeo Sutton Park in Nanaimo

Maffeo Sutton Park

Photo of Ohana's Cafe in Nanaimo

Ohana's Cafe

thumbnail for Neck Point ParkShore line and tide pools at Neck Point. This park has many beaches and tide pools to explore. Keep an eye out on the water around the park, you are sure to see a seal or sea lion. If you are lucky you might see a pod of porpoises or orca whales that sometimes swim by.

Rob Silins
on Neck Point Park

thumbnail for Colliery Dam ParkNice park for a walk or to fish. The park has 3 lakes connected by forested trails. The area is also an off leash dog park. Great for quick outing for some fresh air!

Rob Silins
on Colliery Dam Park

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thumbnail for Departure Bay Ferry TerminalNanaimo's link to the mainland

Rob Silins
on Departure Bay Ferry Terminal

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