Open June 15 to October 20, 2020
1160 West Porters Lake Road, Porters Lake, NS
Lands and Forestry Office Head of Jeddore 902 889 2332
Facilities and Services:
Please note: Park Gate is locked at 11:00pm
|Accessible Features||Registration kiosk
Restroom with shower
|42 Unserviced Campsites||
Partially wooded sites with parking, campfire ring/grill, and picnic table
|10 Serviced Campsites||
Open sites with two way hook up (30 amp electrical service and drinking water),
28 Walk-In Campsites
|Partially wooded sites close to the shoreline|
|Restroom with Shower||Men's and women's washrooms with multiple toilet and shower stalls. Gravel parking
areas next to the building and across the road. Access to the building is by a wide gravel
path with a low slope. Entrance doors have level landing and a clear width of 32" with
nearly level thresholds.
Accessible stall has clear door width of 32". Tank style toilets for back support with grab
bar. Sinks and counter have knee clearance. Sinks have single lever style water controls.
Roll in shower stalls with non slip floor and grab bars. Seat for drying in the accessible
|Vault Toilet (Outhouse)||Vault toilets (outhouses) are available throughout the park|
|Drinking Water||Water taps are available throughout the campground|
|Trailer Dump||Dump station available|
|Registration Kiosk||Registration kiosk located at the entry building. Paved parking area with space for
passenger drop off next to the building. Approach to the building is by a 1.5m wide
sidewalk. Drop off slot (Iron Ranger) located next to the paved sidewalk on a slight hill.
|Firewood/Ice||Firewood and ice can be purchased at the Registration Kiosk. Cash only.|
|Program Area||Space for outdoor activities or programs|
|Waste/Recycling||Waste sorting and recycling containers located throughout the park.
Please do not dispose of propane cylinders or coals in the garbage containers.
Available at the Registration Kiosk and surrounding area.
|Day Use/Picnic Area|
Freshwater on Porters Lake
|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 (Canoe/Kayak)||Porters Lake|
|Swimming Unsupervised||Unsupervised swimming at the beach|
|Hiking Trail||5 short trails (100m to 800m) rated easy|
For information about nearby attractions, please visit Tourism Nova Scotia