2023 Operating Season: May 19 to October 9, 2023
1160 West Porters Lake Road, Porters Lake, NS B3E 1L3
Natural Resources and Renewables Office Head of Jeddore 902 889 2332
Facilities and Services:
|Accessible Features||Registration kiosk
Restroom with shower
|42 Unserviced Campsites||
Partially wooded sites with parking, campfire ring/grill, and picnic table.
Campsites 31, 41 & 67 closed
|10 Serviced Campsites||
Open sites with two way hook up (30 amp* electrical service and drinking water),
*Campers must bring a RV power adaptor to convert from 30 or 50 AMP
28 Walk-In Campsites
Partially wooded sites close to the shoreline
|Restroom with Shower||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)||Vault toilets (outhouses) are available throughout the park.|
|Drinking Water||Water taps are available throughout the campground|
||Dump station available|
|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 centrally located at the intersection of the three camping loops.
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|
5 short trails (100m to 800m) rated easy
For information about nearby attractions, please visit Tourism Nova Scotia