|Record #: MCC0012||Last Modified: 11 Apr 2019||Last Full Update: Unknown|
|Located In||Advocate Harbour|
|Where To Find Us||
Cape Chignecto Provincial Park
1108 West Advocate Rd
Advocate Harbour, NS
|Areas Served||Atlantic Canada|
|Phone||Cape Chignecto Provincial Park: 902-392-2085 (From mid-May to mid-October)
Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources, Parks and Recreation Division: 902-662-3030 (mid-October to mid-May)
Reservation Information Only: 1-888-544-3434
|Description & Services|
|Information||Cape Chignecto Provincial Park offers a spectacular experience of Nova Scotia's coastline and wilderness. There are multiple hiking options with a range in difficulty rating. The hike from the Visitors Centre to Mill Brook is a 6 km hike with front-country conditions. (Front country trails have steps, stairs and railings provided along the trail.) Some sections of this trail are rated "difficult", while others are rated "easy". There are walk-in/hike-in camping sites and cabins available at Mill Brook.
There are several camping options at Cape Chignecto; 28 walk-in sites, 41 back-country sites, sea kayaking accessible sites and wilderness cabins and bunkhouses are available. Reservations can be arranged online, or by calling 1-888-544-3434 from within North America, or 519-826-5301 from outside of North America. There are no drive up sites available at this park.
There are three campgrounds nearby with drive-up sites available: ADDA Fundy Tides Campground (five kilometres from Cape Chignecto), Old Shipyard Beach Campground (eleven kilometres from Cape Chignecto), Glooscap Park and Campground (fifty kilometres from Cape Chignecto).
A brochure of Cape Chignecto Provincial Park can be found here. (Link opens in new tab.)
|Hours||Open from May 20th to October 20th, 2016|
|Tags||NS Trail Guide ; Recreation Categories ; Trails|
|Categories - General||Hiking Trails ; Maps ; Provincial/Territorial Parks|