Shelburne Rail Trail

Record #: MDS0108
Last Modified: 07 Jan 2020
Last Full Update: 11 Feb 2019


Located In Shelburne (town of)
Where To Find Us
Shelburne, NS
Areas Served Shelburne County


Contact Darren Shupe, CAO, Town of Shelburne; Phone: 902-875-2991 ext 5; Email:
Mailing Address PO Box 670 
Shelburne, NS B0T 1W0

Description & Services

Information The Town has developed a 3.5 km section of the abandoned rail line in Town as a trail.The trail is maintained for active transportation and recreational use. Motorized vehicles are prohibited on the trail. Dogs must be kept on leash at all times. This section of trail links with a section managed by the Municipality of Shelburne that runs from the Roseway River to the Islands Provincial Park NOTE: The Municipality of Shelburne is hosting a group walk on October 2Oth 10am-noon. We will be meeting at Islands Park. We will begin on the Roseway River trail and follow the Rail trail until the firehall then turn around. The event is free, however, registration is required. If interested, or have questions call Joel d'Entremont 902-875-2831 or email

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