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Laurie Saulnier Memorial Trail

Hants West Wildlife Association

Record #: MWH0081
Last Modified: 11 Apr 2019
Last Full Update: 30 May 2016


Located In Upper Falmouth
Where To Find Us
Trailhead located at Hants West Wildlife Association Interpretive Center
596 Bog Rd
Mount Denson, NS
Areas Served Annapolis Valley Region


Phone 902-798-3684
Contact Mike O'Brien, President, Hants West Wildlife Association; Email:
Mailing Address c/o HWWA 
PO Box 2605 
Windsor, NS B0N 2T0

Description & Services

This trail is maintained by the Hants West Wildlife Association (HWWA) and is dedicated to one of their members. This stacked loop trail offers 2 km in mixed woodland with tall alder, birch and spruce trees. There are red squares marking the trail. A short side trail leads down to a pond that is a great spot to take in some wildlife. 
Trail Right-of-Way (ROW): Varies, 4’ - 12’ ROW 
Length: 2 km 
Surface: Natural surface tread 
Marking: Orange arrows along the trail. The markers stop where the trail ends at an old, wet road. 
Permitted Use: Non-motorized (hiking, snowshoeing, back country skiing); pond stocked for trout fishing 
Access: Parking lot and trail head located off of Bog Road with blue sign on Bog Road advertising the park; large orange gates at trail head 
Amenities: Parking lot for approximately 15 cars, Interpretive Centre, picnic tables, no garbage cans 
Manager / Maintenance: Department of Natural Resources and Hants West Wildlife Association (HWWA). Maintained by HWWA and students at Avon View High School 
History: A co-op wetland development project between Department of Natural Resources, Ducks Unlimited, Wildlife Habitat Canada, Hants West Wildlife Association (HWWA). 
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