Open May 21 to October 11, 2021
1160 West Porters Lake Road, Porters Lake, NS B3E 1L3
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
|40 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),
27 Walk-In Campsites
Partially wooded sites close to the shoreline
Campsite 67 is closed.
|Restroom with Shower
Masks required inside facilities
Open with physical distancing and enhanced cleaning.
Closed for cleaning daily (times posted at park)
|Washroom facility with mens and womens washrooms with toilets and showers.
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)||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|
Registered campers only
|Dump station available for registered campers.|
|Registration Kiosk||Kiosk located at the entry building. Paved parking area with space for
passenger drop off next to the building. Building is accessed by a 1.5m wide
sidewalk. The payment drop slot (Iron Ranger) is located next to the paved sidewalk
on a slight hill.
|Firewood/Ice||Firewood and ice can be purchased at the Registration Kiosk. Cash only.
Times posted at the park.
|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
Open with social distancing
|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|
5 short trails (100m to 800m) rated easy
For information about nearby attractions, please visit Tourism Nova Scotia