Ellenwood Lake

ellenwood lake

2024 Operating Season: May 17 to October 14, 2024

1888 Mood Road, Deerfield, NS B0W 3E0
Telephone: (902) 761-2400



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Facilities and Services:
accessible icon Accessible Features

Restroom with shower
Vault toilet

Accessible beach mat  

camping icon 61 Unserviced Campsites

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

serviced sites icon 21 Serviced Campsites

Wooded sites with two way hook up(30 amp electrical service and drinking water),
parking, campfire ring/grill, and picnic table
Accessible campsite 42

Walk-in Camping Icon 5 Walk-In Campsites Wooded sites
shower icon Restroom with Shower Washroom facility with mens and womens washrooms with toilets and showers.
Gravel parking area at both ends of building.  Gravel path leads to sheltered entrance, 
threshold of 25mm at the 33" entrance doors.  
Accessible toilet staff with grab bars.  Sinks have knee clearance. 
Roll-in shower (825mm width) has a portable seat.   
vault toilet icon Vault Toilet (Outhouse) Frequency of cleaning will be indicated with signage.
Vault toilets (outhouses) are available throughout the park.
Accessible vault toilet at camper beach and day use beach.
Drinking Water Icon Drinking Water Water taps are available throughout the campground
Dishwashing station icon Dishwashing Station Dishwashing station located at the Comfort Station
Trailer Dump icon Trailer Dump
Dump station available 
park office icon Park Office Well lit, level gravel drop off area next to the building.  Access to sheltered porch is by 
stairs with a non-slip surface.  Level landings at bottom and top of stairs.  25mm threshold 
at the 31" wide entrance door.  Counter does not have knee clearance.   
Registration Kiosk icon Registration Kiosk Self-Registration Sept 6th to Oct 11
Firewood icon Firewood/Ice Firewood and ice can be purchased at the Park Office.
Times posted at the park.
Program Area Icon Program Area Space for outdoor activities or programs
Group Use Shelter Icon Group Use Shelter

Enclosed building located in the day use 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.
Picnic table icon Day Use/Picnic Area Parking, change room, picnic tables, shelter, supervised swimming and boat launch.
Available for non-camper use.
Beach Access Icon

Beach Access

Freshwater lake with a man made beach.
Accessible vault toilet.

Boat Launch Icon Boat Launch Public boat launch available when park is open
Please follow the on site parking instructions and remember that gates are locked 
when the park closes.  
Paddling icon Paddling (Canoe/Kayak) Freshwater lake.
Swimming icon Swimming Unsupervised Freshwater lake with a man made beach
supervised swimming icon Swimming Supervised Lifeguard service provided by NS Lifesaving Society July-August*
Change house icon Change House Near the beach (day use area)
Fishing icon Fishing Fishing is permitted with a Nova Scotia sport fishing licence.  
Please check fishing regulations. 
Visit the Department of Fisheries and Aquaculture website for more information
trail icon Hiking Trail

1km wooded trail    

Trail Map

*Subject to Change

The Friends of Ellenwood Park 

For information about nearby attractions, please visit Tourism Nova Scotia