Amherst Shore

Amherst Shore
6596 Hwy 366, Amherst Shore, NS
Telephone: (902) 661-6002

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Facilities and Services:
accessible icon Accessible Features Park office entrance
Vault toilet 
Restroom with showers
camping icon 12 Unserviced Campsites

Wooded sites with parking, picnic table and campfire ring/grill

serviced sites icon 32 Serviced Campsites

Wooded sites with two way hook up (30 amp electrical service and drinking water)
Pull-through sites (2,4,6,8)
2 accessible sites
Parking, campfire ring/grill, picnic table

shower icon Restroom with Shower Men's and women's washrooms with multiple toilet and shower stalls.
Accessible stall has a 32" door and grab bars.
Sink and counter are at correct height with knee space for wheelchairs
Showers have a flat threshold allowing roll in access, lever style fixtures 
and a portable seat is available. 
vault toilet icon Vault Toilet (Outhouse) Vault toilets (outhouses) are available throughout the park
Accessible vault toilet near the park entrance (minimal grade to door, grab bars by toilet)
Drinking Water Icon Drinking Water Water taps are available throughout the campground
diswashing station icon Dishwashing Station Dishwashing station located at the Comfort Station
Trailer Dump icon Trailer Dump Dump station available 
Parking icon Park Office Accessible entrance from a solid wooden ramp, door has a 12mm bevelled 
threshold and clear width of entry
Firewood icon Firewood/Ice Firewood and ice can be purchased at the Park Office
Group Use Shelter Icon Camper Shelter Camper shelter centrally located in the camping area
waste recycling icon Waste/Recycling Waste sorting and recycling containers located throughout the park.
Please do not dispose of propane cylinders or coals in the garbage containers.
wifi icon Wi-Fi Available at the park office and surrounding area.
Beach Access Icon

Beach Access

Saltwater on the Northumberland Strait.
Red sand/cobble beach located in the day use area 1.3km from campground

Swimming icon Swimming Unsupervised Unsupervised swimming at beach 
Change house icon Change House Located near the beach
trail icon Hiking Trail

3 wooded hiking trails available

Playground icon Playground Centrally located in the camping area

For information about nearby attractions, please visit Tourism Nova Scotia