Mira River

Mira River

Visitor Notice

A new electronic entrance gate system is now in place. Campers will be charged a $3.50 deposit for the card. This charge will be refunded upon the return of the card when their camping stay is over. Please stop at the admin building when leaving to receive the $3.50 refund.

Park Info

2018 Season Dates: June 1 to October 15
Park contact number: (902) 563-3373
Civic address: 439 Brickyard Road, Albert Bridge, NS

Jutting out into the famous Mira River and only minutes from Sydney or Fortress Louisbourg National Historic site, Mira River Provincial Park is the perfect escape. It is close enough for day trips into the city or the many attractions found in the area..

The quiet water-side setting offers a wide range of outdoor opportunities including camping, walking, boating, canoeing, water skiing, fishing, and swimming.

Reserve a campsite

Facilities and Services

The park has 156 campsites, 51 open (44 water and electric sites), 40 Partially Wooded (15 water and electric), 65 Wooded. The park has a picnic area, a boat launch, and a trailer dump station. The large unsupervised beach is ideal for families to play.

WiFi is available at the admin building and surrounding area. Password required, please see the park receptionist.

Camping reservations can be made beginning April 2, 2018.


Nearby Attractions


Louisbourg (12 km)

  • Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site

Marion Bridge (25 km)

  • Two Rivers Wildlife Park

Glace Bay (30 km)

  • Marconi National Historic Site
  • Miners Museum

Sydney (22 km)

  • Cossitt House Museum


For more information on these and other attractions, please consult Tourism Nova Scotia or visit one of the many Visitor Information Centres.

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