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Gully Lake Trail System: Earltown Lake and Portage Trail

Located In Earltown
Where To Find Us
5300 Highway 311
Earltown, NS
Areas Served Nova Scotia
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Phone 902-895-2007
Contact Cobequid Eco-Trails Society
Description & Services
Information This trail is part of the Gully Lake Trail System of wilderness hiking trails. Hikers are advised to read and consider the Cobequid Eco-Trail Society's Trail Users' Checklist before heading into the Gully Lake Hiking Trail System. Hikers are to follow the path and trail markers. 
Length: 6.1 km one way (linear) 
Rating: "moderate" difficulty 
Trail surface: soil/footpath 
Permitted uses: hiking, snowshoeing, backcountry skiing 
Trail access: 
1) 5300 Highway 311 (near Alex MacDonald Road). Park on Alex MacDonald Road or Kemptown Road. 
2) Kemptown Road via Yellow Birch Trail at 1734 Kemptown Road.  
Other trails in the Gully Lake Hiking Trail System: 
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Special Information
Tags Cross Country Skiing ; Fundy Connect ; Hiking ; NS Trail Guide ; Outdoor Recreation ; Recreation Categories ; Snowshoeing ; Trails ; Walking
Categories - General Cross Country Ski Trails ; Hiking Trails ; Maps ; Snowshoe Trails