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Fairmont Ridge Trail

Located In Harbour Centre
Where To Find Us
1921 Hwy 337
Harbour Centre, NS
Areas Served Antigonish County
Phone 902-863-1141
Contact Antigonish County Recreation
Description & Services
Information 12 kilometers of well-marked trails, 6 loops varying in difficulty, featuring spectacular views of Antigonish Harbour.  See old growth forest, brooks and abundant wildlife.  This trail is suitable for the whole family. 
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Use: Walking, Hiking 
Length: 12 km 
Time: 3+ hours 
Type: Loops 
Difficulty: Haynes: 4, AVA: 2D - 3E 
Availability: Open 24/7, year round 
Nearest community: 11 minutes to Antigonish by car 
GPS Coordinates; 
Longitude: -61.919203 
Latitude: 45.688495
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Special Information
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