|Record #: APC0006||Last Modified: 11 Apr 2019||Last Full Update: 12 Feb 2019|
|Where To Find Us||
Recreation and Parks, 40 Water 40 Water Street
Canada B0K 1H0
|Areas Served||Pictou County|
|Contact||Pictou Recreation and Parks; Phone: 902-485-4372|
|Mailing Address||Box 640
40 Water St
Pictou, NS B0K 1H0
|Description & Services|
|Information||Take a walk along the Jitney Walking Trail along the waterfront in Pictou. Walkers and cyclists can enjoy a three-kilometre trail to the site where the ship Hector made its historic landing in 1773. Park benches are available, allowing you to take in the panoramic views. Along the way, you can learn about Pictou through interpretive panels and views of the site the Hector settlers landing.
The Jitney Trail connects directly to the Trans Canada Trail System for more avid hikers.
Washrooms are available at Brown's Point or at the Hector Quay Visitor's Marina; the trail is partially lit and paved for first 1.5 km.
Use: Walking, Running, Wheelchairs, Biking, Cross Country Skiing
Length: 3 km
Type: Out and back
Difficulty: Not yet rated
Availability: Open 24/7, year-round
Nearest community: Located in Pictou
An application for facility usage is available at the Town Office for anyone looking to use the trail for a special event or a charity run/walk event.
|Accessibility||Partially Wheelchair Accessible|
|Tags||All Things Trails ; Highland Connect ; NS Trail Guide ; Recreation Categories ; Trails|
|Categories - General||Hiking Trails|