Whycocomagh

Whycocomagh
Open June 4 to October 18, 2021
89 Provincial Park Road, Whycocomagh, NS B0E 3M0
Lands and Forestry Office Whycocomagh
 
 
Facilities and Services:

Please review the COVID-19 Restrictions and the park rules and regulations prior to making a reservation. 

accessible icon Accessible Features Registration kiosk
Restroom with showers
camping icon 25 Unserviced Campsites

Open sites with parking, campfire ring/grill and picnic table.

serviced sites icon 10 Serviced Campsites

Open sites with two way hook up (30 amp electrical service and drinking water)
Parking, campfire ring/grill, picnic table

Walk-In Camping Icon

2 Walk-In Campsites

 
Group Campsite Icon

Group Campsite
Not available in 2021

Group camping not available in 2021.
Contact Lands and Forestry office in Whycocomagh
yurt icon 3 Yurts Yurts $59.95 per night for up to four people and $10 for each additional person.
Maximum of six people.
shower icon Restroom with Shower
Masks required inside facilities
Open with physical distancing and enhanced cleaning.
Closed for cleaning daily (times posted at park) 
Open overnight
Washroom facility with mens and womens washrooms with toilets and showers.
Gravelled parking area near the building.  Access to building is by a wide, gravel 
path with a low grade.  Access to entrance is by a 1.2m wide wooden ramp or by 
wooden stairs.  Bottom landing is grass covered, top landing is level.  Ramp has edge 
protection and stairs have handrails.  Well lit entrance with bench for seating.  Entry
doors have clear width of 33" with a 6mm threshold.
Accessible stall has toilet with tank for back support, grab bars, and accessible 
hardware.  Sinks and counter have knee clearance.  Sinks have lever style taps.  
Roll-in shower with a slip-resistant surface and 2 grab bars.  Accessible 
water control hardware, hand held showerhead.  Seat is outside the shower stall.
vault toilet icon Vault Toilet (Outhouse) Frequency of cleaning will be indicated with signage.
Vault toilets (outhouses) are available throughout the park.
Drinking Water Icon Drinking Water Water taps are available throughout the campground
Dishwashing station icon Dishwashing Station
Open with physical distancing
Dishwashing station located at the Comfort Station
Laundry icon Laundry
Not available in 2021
Laundry facilities at the Comfort Station. Not available in 2021.
Trailer Dump icon Trailer Dump
 
Dump station available 
Registration Kiosk icon Registration Kiosk Kiosk is located in the entry building at the park entrance.  Paved driveway 
leads to a concrete walkway with a slightly raised wooden ramp.  The sheltered, 
well lit entrance door has clear width of 33" with level interior and exterior 
landings.  Threshold to enter is 20mm and to exit is 40mm.  Single seat inside.  
Counter height of 1m and phone height of 1.4m.
The payment drop slot (Iron Ranger) is next to the building off the path, slot 
height is 1.56m.  
Firewood icon Firewood/Ice Firewood and ice can be purchased at the Registration Kiosk. Cash only.
Times posted at park.
Program Area Icon Program Area Centrally located space for outdoor activities or programs
Group Use Shelter Icon Group Use Shelter
Not available in 2021
Not available in 2021
Enclosed building for shelter on rainy days or for activities and programs.
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.
wifi icon Wi-Fi

Available at the registration kiosk and surrounding area.

trail icon Hiking Trail

Hike to the top of Salt Mountain and look down on Whycocomagh Bay.  
2kms with steep areas.

Trail Map

Playground icon Playground Outdoor surfaces such as playgrounds are not cleaned.
Located near the Registration Kiosk.
Lookout icon Look Off On the Salt Mountain Trail

For information about nearby attractions, please visit Tourism Nova Scotia