Rissers Beach

Rissers Beach

Park Info

2018 Season Dates: May 18 to October 8
Park contact number: (902) 688-2034
Civic address: 5366 Hwy 331, Petite Riviere, NS

Whether you want to swim, search for sea shells, or just spend the day relaxing in the sun, Rissers Beach Provincial Park offers every kind of recreational opportunity available at the seaside.

Some of the features of the park include a kilometre long white sand beach and Interpretation Centre and boardwalk along an inland marsh.

Reserve a campsite

Facilities and Services

The park offers two campgrounds with 50 open (19 water and electric sites), 17 partially wooded, and 32 wooded campsites. The park also features picnic areas, and a large supervised beach. There is a change house with showers adjacent to the beach. Both campgrounds have water outlets and trailer dump stations. The North Rissers campground, while not on the ocean, offers washrooms with showers and a playground.

Camping reservations can be made beginning April 2, 2018.


Nearby Attractions


Bridgewater (30 km)

  • DesBrisay Museum
  • Wile Carding Mill

Liverpool (50 km)

  • Hank Snow Country Music Centre
  • Perkins House Museum

Lunenburg (50 km)

  • Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic


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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