2023 Operating Season: June 2 to October 9, 2023
618 Bentley Branch Road (Hwy 2), Five Islands, NS B0M 1K0
Telephone: (902) 254-2980
Facilities and Services:
|Accessible Features||Park office
Restrooms with showers
|46 Unserviced Campsites||
Mix of open and wooded sites with parking, campfire ring/grill and picnic table.
Campsites 44, 69 & 71 closed
|36 Serviced Campsites||
Open sites with two way hook (30 amp electrical service and drinking water)
10 Walk-In Campsites
|3 wooded and 7 open|
|Contact the Natural Resources and Renewables office in Bible Hill|
|Restroom with Shower||Washroom facility with mens and womens washrooms with toilets and showers.
Large gravel parking area with designated accessible spaces. Uneven gravel
path leads to a 1.7m wide, wooden platform and a concrete landing at the
entrance doors. There are thresholds at the end of the path and between the
platform and landing. Accessible toilet stall with grab bars. Sinks have knee
Roll-in shower with a fixed seat, grab bars opposite the seat, and a fixed showerhead.
|Vault Toilet (Outhouse)||Frequency of cleaning will be indicated with signage.
Vault toilets (outhouses) are available throughout the park
|Drinking Water||Water taps are available throughout the campground|
|Dishwashing Station||Dishwashing station located at the Comfort Station|
||Dump station available|
|Park Office||Parking across from the building. Asphalt path from road to entrance ramp.
Sheltered deck accessed by a wood ramp with gentle slope and good edge
protection (no railings). Door is 35" wide with a narrow ramp. Small seating
area inside, counter does not have knee clearance.
|Firewood/Ice||Firewood and ice can be purchased at the Park Office.
Times posted at the park.
|Program Area||Space for outdoor activities or programs|
|Group Use Shelter||
Large, enclosed building with a wood stove available for shelter on rainy days
|Waste/Recycling||Waste sorting and recycling containers located throughout the park.
Please do not dispose of propane cylinders or coals in the garbage containers.
Limited availability at the park office and surrounding area
|Day Use/Picnic Area||Parking, picnic tables, change room, vault toilet, drinking water, beach access and
Available for non campers use.
Salt water on the Minas Basin. Tidal mud flats with rocky/cobble shoreline.
|Paddling (Canoe/Kayak)||Coastal, tidal waters|
|Swimming Unsupervised||Saltwater, tidal beach. Be aware of rip current.|
|Change House||Near the beach, in the day use area|
Coastal Trail, 90m cliffs with lookoff
|Look Off||90m cliffs overlooking the Old Wife, Five Islands and the world's highest tides.|
For information about nearby attractions, please visit Tourism Nova Scotia