Current Advisories

Heather Beach
July 17, 2018

Heather Beach in Cumberland Co. is closed to swimmers due to high bacteria. It will remain closed to swimmers until water testing results show the water is safe for swimming.

For updates, call NS Lifeguard Service at 902-477-6168 or check http://lifesavingsociety.ns.ca/index.php/nsls-home/beaches

For general information on beach monitoring in NS please see https://novascotia.ca/nse/environmental-health/beaches.asp

 
Queensland Provincial Park
July 13, 2018
Queensland Beach in Hubbards is closed to swimmers due to high bacteria. It will remain closed to swimmers until water testing results show that the water is safe for swimming.

For updates, call NS Lifeguard Service at 902-477-6168 or check http://lifesavingsociety.ns.ca/index.php/nsls-home/beaches

For general information on beach monitoring in NS please see https://novascotia.ca/nse/environmental-health/beaches.asp

 

Whycocomagh Provincial Park

June 8, 2018

The Western entrance to the camping park is closed until further notice due to construction on the bridge.

Please use use extreme caution when pulling in and out of the Eastern campground entrance, as the turn is tight for those towing campers. 

For reference, the Western entrance is the one closest to the causeway & the Eastern entrance is the one closest to Baddeck.

 

 

Blomidon Provincial Park 

May 14, 2018
Boil Water Advisory, until further notice. Campers and other Park users: Please ensure you bring water to a rolling boil for at least 1 full minute before using for drinking, food preparation and personal hygiene.
 
Blomidon Provincial Park
Stairs to the beach area are currently closed due to storm damage. We apologize for the inconvenience.
 
Clam Harbour Provincial Park
Stairs at the top of the bluff to the beach area are currently closed. Please access the beach using the main access boardwalk location. We apologize for the inconvenience.
 
Rissers Beach Provincial Park
July 16, 2018
Rissers Beach canteen will not be open for the 2018 parks season. Vendors wishing to submit an application for mobile food truck/ concessions for 2019 please contact parkinfo@novascotia.ca