Comfort Station

  • Amherst Shore

    2020 Operational Season has ended.
    Open June 15 - October 12, 2020
    6596 Hwy 366, Amherst Shore, NS
    Telephone: (902) 661-6002
    On the shore of the Northumberland Strait, offering an attractive mixed woodland setting for camping with some of the warmest saltwater swimming north of the Carolinas.
     
    Facilities and Services
    For a complete list of service changes see our COVID-19 Updates COVID-19 Protocols are posted at each park, please respect the guidelines.
    Visitors must practice physical distancing throughout the park. 
     
    Available:
    • 42 Campsites: 30 Serviced & 12 Unserviced
    • Comfort Station with restrictions
    • Hiking Trails
    • Beach access (unsupervised)
    • Wood & Ice available at park office, credit/debit payment preferred cash will be accepted
    • WiFi available at the park office and surrounding area. Password required, please see the park receptionist.
    • Playground
    • Dump station open to registered campers only
    Restrictions:
    • Comfort Station 
      • Reduced capacity, access limited to one household at a time
      • Comfort Station will be closed for deep cleaning twice daily and open overnight
      • Reduced number of vault toilets available throughout the park 
    • Park Office 
      • Service to campers at drive-up window preferred, in person check in not required 
      • Entry limited to one visitor inside at a time,  please adhere to the direction provided on signage or from staff
      • Only campers with reservations will be allowed to enter campgrounds 
    • New camper shelter
      • Open (maximum occupancy of 6 people at a time)
     
    For more information on nearby attractions visit Tourism Nova Scotia 
  • Battery

    2020 Operational season has ended.
    Open June 15 - October 19, 2020
    10110 Hwy 4, St. Peter's
    Telephone: (902) 535-3094
     
    Facilities and Services
    For a complete list of service changes see our COVID-19 Updates 
    COVID-19 Protocols are posted at each park, please respect the guidelines. 
    Visitors must practice physical distancing throughout the park. 
     
    Available:
    • 52 Campsite: 21 Serviced, 31 Unserviced 
    • Comfort Station with restrictions
    • Hiking Trails
    • Beach access (unsupervised)
    • Wood & Ice available at park office, credit/debit payment preferred cash will be accepted
    • WiFi available at the park office and surrounding area. Password required, please see the park receptionist.
    • Dump station open to registered campers only
    Restrictions:
    • Comfort Station 
    • Reduced capacity, access limited to one household at a time
    • Comfort Station will be closed for deep cleaning twice daily and open overnight
    • Reduced number of vault toilets available throughout the park 
    • Park Office ​
      • Service to campers at drive-up window prefered, in person check in not required 
      • Entry limited to one visitor inside at a time,  please adhere to the direction provided on signage or from staff
      • Only campers with reservations will be allowed to enter campgrounds 
    Home to a number of historically significant sites, including the site of a lime kiln used to make plaster and mortar, some of which was used in the construction of Fortress Louisbourg, as well as the remains of two forts that were involved in the French and English struggle over the North American continent. The lighthouse found in the park serves as a beacon for the entrance to St. Peters Canal. Completed in 1869, the 800 m (2,600 ft.) the St Peter’s Canal and lock system allows vessels to sail between Bras d' Or Lake and the Atlantic Ocean. For more information on nearby attractions visit Tourism Nova Scotia 
  • Blomidon

    2020 Operational Season has ended.
    Open June 15 - October 12, 2020
    3138 Pereau Road, Canning, NS
    Telephone: (902) 582-7319
    Rising majestically from the shores of the Minas Basin, Blomidon Provincial Park is renowned for its spectacular views. Blomidon's 759 ha (1,875 acres) include 180 m (600 ft.) high cliffs, a variety of habitats, striking natural features, abundant wildlife -- and the world's highest tides wash its shores. These natural attractions provide excellent opportunities for camping, hiking, beachcombing, photography or just appreciating nature.
     
    Advisory in effect:
    Ongoing construction work for the new entry building at Blomidon Provincial Park requires extending the working day from 7:00am through 7:00pm for the period Monday August 17 through Friday August 21.  Every effort will be made to keep noise levels down and minimise inconvenience to park users. Thank you for your understanding.
    Campers are to proceed with caution when approaching the entrance area of the camping park. Day-use visitors are to park in the lower parking lot or the upper day use field. Please follow the direction of signage on site. 
     
    Facilities and Services
    For a complete list of service changes see our COVID-19 Updates  
    COVID-19 Protocols are posted at each park, please respect the guidelines. 
    Visitors must practice physical distancing throughout the park. 
     
    Available:
    • 75 Unserviced Campsites
    • Loop 1 Campsites 1 - 27 re-opened on Friday July 31
    • Comfort Station with restrictions
    • Hiking Trails
    • Beach access (unsupervised)
    • Wood & Ice available at park office, credit/debit payment preferred cash will be accepted
    • Wi-Fi available
    • Self-registration from Sept 5th to Oct 12th
    • Dump station open to registered campers only
    Restrictions:
    • Comfort Station
      • Reduced capacity, access limited to one household at a time
      • Comfort Station will be closed for deep cleaning twice daily and open overnight
      • Reduced number of vault toilets available throughout the park 
    • Park Office ​ 
      • Entry limited to one visitor inside at a time,  please adhere to the direction provided on signage or from staff
      • Only campers with reservations will be allowed to enter campgrounds 
    • Playground re-opened

    Closures:
    • Emma Tichenor Camper's Shelter closed 
    • No group camping 
    • No overflow sites 
    For more information on nearby attractions visit Tourism Nova Scotia 

     

  • Boylston

    2020 Operational Season has ended.
    Open June 15 - September 14, 2020
    11131 Hwy 16, Boylston, NS
    Located between the communities of Boylston and Guysborough (town), Boylston Provincial Park is an ideal place to camp while touring the Eastern Shore. The wooded hilltop campground offers a spectacular view of Guysborough Harbour.
     
    Facilities and Services
    For a complete list of service changes see our COVID-19 Updates 
    COVID-19 Protocols are posted at each park, please respect the guidelines. 
    Visitors must practice physical distancing throughout the park. 
     
    Available:
    • 31 Unserviced campsites
    • Comfort Station with restrictions
    • Beach access (unsupervised)
    • Wood & Ice available at registration kiosk, cash only
    • WiFi available 
    • Dump station open to registered campers only
    Restrictions:
    • Comfort Station
      • Reduced capacity, access limited to one household at a time
      • Comfort Station will be closed for deep cleaning twice daily and open overnight
      • Reduced number of vault toilets available throughout the park 
    • Only campers with reservations will be allowed to enter campgrounds 
    Closures:
    • Campsites 2, 10, & 30 are closed 
    For more information on nearby attractions visit Tourism Nova Scotia 
  • Caribou-Munroes Island

    2020 Operational Season has ended.
    Open June 15 - October 12, 2020
    2119 Three Brooks Road, Caribou, NS
    Telephone: (902) 485-6134
    A mile long sand beach offers some of the warmest saltwater swimming north of the Carolinas and the campground provide excellent opportunities for camping, or just appreciating nature.
     
    Facilities and Services
    For a complete list of service changes see our COVID-19 Updates 
    COVID-19 Protocols are posted at each park, please respect the guidelines. 
    Visitors must practice physical distancing throughout the park. 
     
    Available:
    • 82 Campsites: Loop A: 24 Serviced (electrical hook up only), Loop B: 17 Serviced (electrical and water) & Loop B & C: 41 Unserviced 
    • Comfort Station with restrictions
    • Hiking Trails
    • Beach access (unsupervised)
    • Wood & Ice available at park office, credit/debit payment preferred cash will be accepted
    • WiFi available at the park office and surrounding area. Password required, please see the park receptionist.
    • Dump station open to registered campers only
    Restrictions:
    • Comfort Station
      • Reduced capacity, access limited to one household at a time
      • Comfort Station will be closed for deep cleaning twice daily and open overnight
      • Reduced number of vault toilets available throughout the park 
    • Park Office ​
      • Service to campers at drive-up window preferred, in person check in not required 
      • Entry limited to one visitor inside at a time,  please adhere to the direction provided on signage or from staff
      • Only campers with reservations will be allowed to enter campgrounds
    • Camper shelter
      • Open (maximum occupancy of 6 people at a time)
    Closures:
    • Campsites 41, 42, 71, 85, 86, 87, 88, 90, & 91 are closed
    • Group Camping Sites are closed 
    For more information on nearby attractions visit Tourism Nova Scotia 
  • Cole Harbour - Lawrencetown

    Eastern Shore

    Provincially and regionally significant coastal park system; includes regionally significant beach parks, proximity to rails to trails corridor, Trans Canada Trail passes through Cole Harbour Heritage Park. Beaches feature sand and cobble stretches on the Atlantic coast, with adjacent hiking trails.

  • Dollar Lake

    2020 Operational Season has ended.
    Open June 15 - October 12, 2020
    5265 Old Guysborough Road, Wyses Corner, NS
    Telephone: (902) 384-2770
    Situated on a large lake not far from the Musquodoboit Valley, Dollar Lake Provincial Park is the perfect escape. The quiet woodland setting offers a wide range of outdoor opportunities, including camping, boating, canoeing, water-skiing, and fishing. A beautiful sandy beach at the north end of the lake offers fresh water swimming.
     
    Facilities and Services
    For a complete list of service changes see our COVID-19 Updates  page
    COVID-19 Protocols are posted at each park, please respect the guidelines.
    Visitors must practice physical distancing throughout the park. 
     
    Available 
    • 96 unserviced campsites
    • Comfort Station - with restrictions 
    • Hiking Trails
    • Wood & Ice available at park office, credit/debit payment preferred cash will be accepted
    • Beach Access (supervised beach July & August)
    • Boat Launch
    • Dump station open to registered campers only
    Restrictions 
    • Comfort Stations
    • Loop A and D comfort stations are open. Loop C comfort station is closed. 
      • Reduced capacity, access limited to one household at a time
      • Comfort Station will be closed for deep cleaning twice daily and open overnight
      • Reduced number of vault toilets available throughout the park 
    • Park Office ​
      • Service to campers at drive-up window preferred, in person check in not required 
      • Entry limited to one visitor inside at a time, please adhere to the direction provided on signage or from staff
      • Only campers with reservations will be allowed to enter campgrounds 
    Closures 
    • Campsite closures: 
      • ​Loop A: A20
      • Loop C: Sites 13 - 32 closed Note, Loop C comfort station is closed. 
    • No Group Camping
     
    For more information on nearby attractions visit Tourism Nova Scotia 
  • Dominion Beach

    Cape Breton

    A 1.5 km (1 mi) sandy beach offering supervised swimming (July – August/STC). Boardwalks provide access to the beach and protect the dunes. Wind surfing opportunities.

    Address: 48 Lower Mitchell Avenue, Dominion.
    County: Cape Breton
    Size: 27.96 ha (69.19 ac)
    GPS: N46 12.818 W60 01.729
  • Ellenwood Lake

    2020 Operational Season has ended.
    Open June 15 - October 12, 2020
    1888 Mood Road, Deerfield, NS
    Telephone: (902) 761-2400 
    Nestled between two lakes in the heart of southern Nova Scotia, this 114 ha (280 acre) park offers a walking trail in a hardwood setting, canoeing, swimming, and camping for all those who like to enjoy the outdoors. The quiet beauty of nature is evident everywhere at Ellenwood Lake Provincial Park. The shoreline holds some of Nova Scotia's rare plants, and the lakes have both brown and speckled trout and chain pickerel. 
     
    Advisory in Effect:
    Please be advised that the water at Ellenwood is subject to a chemical advisory and is posted not safe for drinking or cooking. Campers need to bring their own potable water. We apologize for any inconvenience.
     
    Facilities and Services
    For a complete list of service changes see our COVID-19 Updates COVID-19 Protocols are posted at each park, please respect the guidelines. 
    Visitors must practice physical distancing throughout the park. 
     
    Available:
    • 86 Campsites: 21 Serviced sites, 65 unserviced campsites including 5 Walk-ins
    • Comfort Station with restrictions
    • Hiking Trails
    • Beach access (supervised July & August)
    • Wood & Ice available at park office, credit/debit payment preferred cash will be accepted
    • Dump station open to registered campers only
    • Playground
    • Self-Registration Sept 5th to Oct 12th
    Restrictions:
    • Comfort Station
      • Reduced capacity, access limited to one household at a time
      • Comfort Station will be closed for deep cleaning twice daily and open overnight
      • Reduced number of vault toilets available throughout the park 
    • Park Office 
      • In person check in not required 
      • Entry limited to one visitor inside at a time, please adhere to the direction provided on signage or from staff
      • Only campers with reservations will be allowed to enter campgrounds 
    • Camper shelter
      • Open (maximum occupancy of 6 people at a time)
    For more information on nearby attractions visit Tourism Nova Scotia 
  • Five Islands

    2020 Operational Season has ended.
    Open June 15 - October 12, 2020
    618 Bentley Branch Road (Hwy 2), Five Islands, NS
    Telephone: (902) 254-2980
    Rising majestically from the shores of the Bay of Fundy, Five Islands Provincial Park is one of Nova Scotia's premiere outdoor destinations. The park features 90 metre (300 ft.) sea cliffs overlooking the world's highest tides, a spectacular setting for camping or any of the many opportunities that abound for hiking, beachcombing, rock collecting and clam digging.
     
    Advisory in Effect: 
    Please be advised that the water at Five Islands is subject to a chemical advisory and is posted not safe for drinking or cooking. Campers need to bring their own potable water. We apologize for any inconvenience.
     
    Facilities and Services
     
    For a complete list of service changes see our COVID-19 Updates 
    COVID-19 Protocols are posted at each park, please respect the guidelines.
    Visitors must practice physical distancing throughout the park. 
    Available:
    • 88 Campsites
    • Comfort Station with restrictions
    • Hiking Trails
    • Beach access (unsupervised)
    • Wood & Ice available at park office, credit/debit payment preferred cash will be accepted
    • Limited WiFi available
    • Dump station open to registered campers only
    Restrictions:
    • Comfort Station
      • Reduced capacity, access limited to one household at a time
      • Comfort Station will be closed for deep cleaning twice daily and open overnight
      • Reduced number of vault toilets available throughout the park 
    • Park Office ​
      • Service to campers at drive-up window preferred, in person check in not required 
      • Entry limited to one visitor inside at a time, please adhere to the direction provided on signage or from staff
      • Only campers with reservations will be allowed to enter campgrounds 
    Closures:
    • Campsites 44, 69, & 71 are closed
    • Playground (re-opening July 10th)
    • Group Shelter
    • Group Camping Sites

    For more information on nearby attractions visit Tourism Nova Scotia 

  • Graves Island

    2020 Operational season has ended
    Open June 15 - October 12, 2020
    230 Graves Island Road, East Chester, NS
    Telephone: (902) 275-4425
     
    Facilities and Services
    For a complete list of service changes see our COVID-19 Updates 
    COVID-19 Protocols are posted at each park, please respect the guidelines.
    Visitors must practice physical distancing throughout the park. 
     
    Available:
    • 91 Campsites
    • Comfort Station with restrictions
    • Hiking Trails
    • Beach access (unsupervised)
    • Boat Launch
    • Wood & Ice available at park office, credit/debit payment preferred cash will be accepted
    • WiFi available at the park office and surrounding area. Password required, please see the park receptionist.
    • Dump station open to registered campers only
    Restrictions:
    • Comfort Station
      • Reduced capacity, access limited to one household at a time
      • Comfort Station will be closed for deep cleaning twice daily and open overnight
      • Reduced number of vault toilets available throughout the park 
    • Park Office 
      • Service to campers at drive-up window preferred, in person check in not required 
      • Entry limited to one visitor inside at a time, please adhere to the direction provided on signage or from staff
      • Only campers with reservations will be allowed to enter campgrounds 
    Closures:
    • Campsites 82,  91 & 107 are closed
    • Group Camping Sites closed
    • Group shelter (trailhead building) closed
    Joined to the mainland by a short causeway, Graves Island Provincial Park is typical of many of the small islands found along Nova Scotia's Atlantic coast. This quiet ocean-side campground has long been a popular vacation spot for Nova Scotians and visitors alike.
    The campground is an excellent base for outdoor adventures including ocean kayaking and biking along the South Shore as well as day tripping to the area's many attractions. 
    For more information on nearby attractions visit Tourism Nova Scotia 
  • Melmerby Beach

    Northumberland Shore

    One of Nova Scotia’s most popular beaches, this 2 km (1.25 mi) sandy beach is supervised beach (July-August/ STC). Even on the busiest days, there’s lots of room to spread out and enjoy yourself whether that would be strolling the beach, swimming, flying a kite with the kids kayaking away from it all. Swimmers are advised to be aware of currents and how to reacte to them. Abundant parking. Located 16 km (10 mi) north of Hwy 104, Exit 25.

    Address: 6280 - 6380 Little Harbour Road, Little Harbour.
    County: Pictou
    Size: 113 ha (279.23 ac)
    GPS: N45 39.157 W62 29.764
  • Mira River

    2020 Operational season has ended.
    Open June 15 - October 19, 2020
    439 Brickyard Road, Albert Bridge, NS
    Telephone: (902) 563-3373
     
    Facilities and Services
    For a complete list of service changes see our COVID-19 Updates 
    COVID-19 Protocols are posted at each park, please respect the guidelines. 
    Visitors must practice physical distancing throughout the park. 
     
    Available:
    • 150 Campsites
    • Comfort Station with restrictions
    • Hiking Trails
    • Beach access (unsupervised)
    • Boat Launch
    • Playground
    • Wood & Ice available at park office, credit/debit payment preferred cash will be accepted
    • WiFi available at the park office and surrounding area. Password required, please see the park receptionist.
    • Dump station open to registered campers only
    • Self-registration from September 5th to October 19th 
    Restrictions:
    • Comfort Station
      • Reduced capacity, access limited to one household at a time
      • Comfort Station will be closed for deep cleaning twice daily and open overnight
      • Reduced number of vault toilets available throughout the park 
    • Park Office ​
      • Service to campers at drive-up window preferred, in person check in not required 
      • Entry limited to one visitor inside at a time,  please adhere to the direction provided on signage or from staff
      • Only campers with reservations will be allowed to enter campgrounds 
    Closures:
    • Campsites 79, 105, 126, & 132 are closed
    • Group shelter​ closed 
    • Comfort station (washroom facilities) in loop D are currently closed.
    • Laundry facilities closed 
    An electronic entrance gate system is in place. Campers will be charged a $3.50 deposit for the card. This charge will be refunded upon the return of the card when their camping stay is over. Please stop at the admin building when leaving to receive the $3.50 refund.
     
    Jutting out into the famous Mira River and only minutes from Sydney or Fortress Louisbourg National Historic site, Mira River Provincial Park is the perfect escape.
    For more information on nearby attractions visit Tourism Nova Scotia 
  • Porters Lake

    2020 Operational Season has ended
    Open June 15 - October 12, 2020
    1160 West Porters Lake Road, Porters Lake, NS
    Quiet lakeside setting offers a wide range of outdoor opportunities including camping, boating, canoeing, water skiing, fishing, and swimming.
     
    Facilities and Services
    For a complete list of service changes see our COVID-19 Updates 
    COVID-19 Protocols are posted at each park, please respect the guidelines.
    Visitors must practice physical distancing throughout the park. 

    Available:

    • 76 Campsites: 9 Serviced  (water & electrical) & 67 Unserviced campsites including walk-in sites
    • Comfort Station with restrictions 
    • Hiking Trails
    • Shoreline access (unsupervised)
    • Boat Launch
    • WiFi is available at the registration kiosk and surrounding area 
    • Wood & Ice available at registration kiosk, cash only
    • Dump station open to registered campers only
    Please note: Park Gate is locked at 11:00pm
     
    Restrictions:
    • Comfort Station 
    • Reduced capacity, access limited to one household at a time
    • Comfort Station will be closed for deep cleaning twice daily and open overnight
    • Reduced number of vault toilets available throughout the park 

    Closures:

    • Campsites: 31, 41, and 67 are closed 

     
    For more information on nearby attractions visit Tourism Nova Scotia 
  • Rainbow Haven Beach

    Eastern Shore

    Rainbow Haven Beach is popular with families looking to have a day of fun at the beach. There is supervised swimming (July – August/STC). Also a great place to fly a kite.

    Address: Rainbow Haven Beach -- 2248 Cow Bay Road (Hwy 322), Cow Bay.
    County: Halifax
    GPS: N44 38.861 W63 25.416
  • Rissers Beach

    2020 Operational Season has ended.
    Open June 15 - October 12, 2020
    5366 Hwy 331, Crescent Beach, NS
    Telephone: (902) 688-2034
     
    Facilities and Services
    For a complete list of service changes see our COVID-19 Updates page. 
    COVID-19 Protocols are posted at each park, please respect the guidelines. 
    Visitors must practice physical distancing throughout the park. 
     
    Available 
    • 92 Campsites
    • Serviced Campsites (water & electrical)
    • Comfort Station - with restrictions 
    • Hiking Trails
    • Wood & Ice available at park office, credit/debit payment preferred cash will be accepted
    • Supervised Beach (July & August)
    • Dump station open to registered campers only
    Restrictions 
    • Comfort Station 
      • Reduced capacity, access limited to one household at a time
      • Comfort Station will be closed for deep cleaning twice daily and open overnight
      • Reduced number of vault toilets available throughout the park 
    • ​Park Office ​
      • Service to campers at drive-up window preferred, in person check in not required 
      • Entry limited to one visitor inside at a time, please adhere to the direction provided on signage or from staff
      • Only campers with reservations will be allowed to enter campgrounds 
    • Day Use Comfort Station 
      • Hours: 10am-2pm and 3pm-8pm. It will be closed for cleaning from 2pm-3pm
      • Please be advised these are the washroom facilities found in the day-use park. The comfort station in the campground has different hours which are listed above
    Closures
    • Campsites: 4, 17, 55, 56, 63, & 65 are closed
    • No group camping 
    • Playground closed 
    • Walk in sites closed 
    Whether you want to swim, search for sea shells, or just spend the day relaxing in the sun, Rissers Beach Provincial Park offers a kilometre long white sand beach and boardwalk along an inland marsh. For more information on nearby attractions visit Tourism Nova Scotia 
  • Salsman

    2020 Operational Season has ended.
    Open June 15 - September 14, 2020
    15641 Hwy 316, Country Harbour, NS
    Located on a small peninsula on the east side of Country Harbour, Guysborough County. Salsman Provincial Park offers campers a quiet setting to relax.
     
    Facilities and Services
    For a complete list of service changes see our COVID-19 Updates 
    COVID-19 Protocols are posted at each park, please respect the guidelines.
    Visitors must practice physical distancing throughout the park. 
     
    Available:
    • 38 Unserviced Campsites
    • Comfort Station with restrictions
    • Shoreline Access
    • Boat Launch
    • Picnic area
    • Wood & Ice available at registration kiosk, cash only
    • Limited WiFi available
    • Dump station open to registered campers only
    Restrictions:
    • Comfort Station
      • Reduced capacity, access limited to one household at a time
      • Comfort Station will be closed for deep cleaning twice daily and open overnight
      • Reduced number of vault toilets available throughout the park 
    Closures:
    • Campsites 28 & 34 are closed
    For more information on nearby attractions visit Tourism Nova Scotia 
  • Shubenacadie Canal and Waterway

    Halifax Metro

    A collection of five separate properties along the historic Shubenacadie Canal system that reflect historic civil engineering accomplishments. Fairbanks Centre provides interpretation of the Shubenacadie River system.

    Download the brochure.

    Address: 54 Locks Road, Dartmouth
    County: Halifax
    Size: 7.44 ha (18.38 ac)
  • Shubenacadie Provincial Wildlife Park

    Fundy Shore

    Set in natural woodlands this park is home to more than 30 native animals and birds, as well as a few exotics. Static and interactive displays are housed in an interpretive centre. On the same site is the Greenwing Legacy Interpretation Centre which features displays on waterfowl and wetlands developed in cooperation with Ducks Unlimited Canada. Well groomed trails meander around a picturesque wetland. Pathways through the park allow easy access of strollers and wheelchairs. Ample parking.

    Download brochure.

    Address: 149 Creighton Road, Shubenacadie.
    Size: 20.23 ha (50 ac)
    GPS: N45 05.570 W63 23.576
  • Smileys

    2020 Operational Season has ended.
    Open June 15 - September 21, 2020
    109 Clayton McKay Road, Hwy 14, Brooklyn, NS
    Abundant gypsum deposits have influenced the landscape and vegetation in and around the park. Campsites are nestled into a mix of forest and farmland habitats. Nodding trillium, ostrich fern, black-eyed susans can be found throughout the area.
     
    Facilities and Services
    For a complete list of service changes see our COVID-19 Updates 
    COVID-19 Protocols are posted at each park, please respect the guidelines as we work to keep staff and visitors safe and healthy
    Visitors must practice physical distancing throughout the park. 
     
    Available
    • 79 Unserviced Campsites 
    • Comfort Station with restricitions
    • Hiking Trails
    • Playground
    • Wood & Ice available at registration kiosk - cash only
    • Limited WiFi is available at the registration kiosk area
    • Dump station open to registered campers only
    Restrictions: 
    Comfort Station 
    • Reduced capacity, access limited to one household at a time
    • Comfort Station will be closed for deep cleaning twice daily and open overnight
    • Reduced number of vault toilets available throughout the park 
    Closures:
    • Group Shelter Closed 
    • No Group Camping 
    For more information on nearby attractions visit Tourism Nova Scotia 
  • The Islands

    2020 Operational Season has ended.
    Open June 15 - October 12, 2020
    183 Islands Park Road, Shelburne, NS
    Bounded by Shelburne Harbour, The Islands offers visitors a maritime camping experience.
     
    Facilities and Services
    For a complete list of service changes see our COVID-19 Updates 
    COVID-19 Protocols are posted at each park, please respect the guidelines. 
    Visitors must practice physical distancing throughout the park. 
     
    Available:
    • 58 Unserviced Campsites
    • Comfort Station with restrictions
    • Unsupervised Beach
    • Boat Launch
    • Wood & Ice available at registration kiosk, cash only
    • WiFi is available at the registration kiosk and surrounding area.
    • Dump station open to registered campers only
    • Self-registration park
    Restrictions:
    • Reduced number of vault toilets available
    • Comfort station - newly redeveloped comfort station has re-opened
      • 5 private, self-contained washrooms to be used by one person or family unit at a time
    • Comfort Station will be closed for deep cleaning twice daily and open overnight
    Closures:
    • Group Camping Sites 
    • Group Shelter
    • Campsites 17, 23, 25, & 28 are closed
     
    Please note: Park Gate is locked at 11:00pm
     
    For more information on nearby attractions visit Tourism Nova Scotia 
  • Thomas Raddall

    2020 Operational Season has ended.
    Open June 15 - October 12, 2020
    529 Raddall Park Road, Port Joli, NS
    Telephone: (902) 683-2664
    Overlooking Port Joli Harbour on Nova Scotia's South Shore with over 650 ha (1,600 acres) the park offers visitors a wide range of outdoor experiences, including hiking, camping, picnicing, sight-seeing, or relaxing on the beach.
     
    Facilities and Services
    For a complete list of service changes see our COVID-19 Updates 
    COVID-19 Protocols are posted at each park, please respect the guidelines as we work to keep staff and visitors safe and healthy
    Visitors must practice physical distancing throughout the park. 
     
    Available:
    • 74 Unserviced Campsites
    • Comfort Station with restrictions
    • Hiking Trails
    • Cycling Trails
    • 3 Unsupervised Beaches
    • Wood & Ice available at park office, credit/debit payment preferred cash will be accepted
    • WiFi available
    • Dump station open to registered campers only
    • Playground 
    Restrictions:
    • Comfort Station
      • Reduced capacity, access limited to one household at a time
      • Comfort Station will be closed for deep cleaning twice daily and open overnight
      • Reduced number of vault toilets available throughout the park 
    • Park Office 
      • Service to campers at drive-up window prefered, in person check in not required 
      • Entry limited to one visitor inside at a time,  please adhere to the direction provided on signage or from staff
      • Only campers with reservations will be allowed to enter campgrounds 
    Closures:
    • Campsites: 28, 36, 37, 43, 48, 55, 56, & 82 are closed
    • Group Shelter
    • Group Camping Sites
    *Walk-in tenting options:
    Coastal Loop - tenting area overlooks a "Freshwater Fen" close to the camper beach (150m). It is accessed by a multi-use trail.
    Woodland Site - in tenting area offers a more enclosed or secluded feeling, it is situated on the coastal lowland area of the park but a little further inland.
     
    For more information on nearby attractions visit Tourism Nova Scotia 

     

  • Valleyview

    2020 Operational Season has ended.
    Open June 15 - October 12, 2020
    960 Hampton Mountain Road, Bridgetown, NS
    Telephone: (902) 665-2559
    Quiet woodland setting overlooking the Annapolis Valley.
     
    Facilities and Services
    For a complete list of service changes see our COVID-19 Updates 
    COVID-19 Protocols are posted at each park, please respect the guidelines.
    Visitors must practice physical distancing throughout the park. 
     
    Available:
    • 30 Campsites: 13 Serviced Campsites (electrical and water) and 17 unserviced sites 
    • Comfort Station with restrictions
    • Hiking Trails
    • Picnic Area
    • Interpretive Look Off
    • Wood & Ice available at park office, credit/debit payment preferred cash will be accepted
    • WiFi available at the park office and surrounding area. Password required, please see the park receptionist.
    • Dump station open to registered campers only
    Restrictions:
    • Comfort Station
      • Reduced capacity, access limited to one household at a time

      • Comfort Station will be closed for deep cleaning twice daily and open overnight

      • Reduced number of vault toilets available throughout the park 

      • Valleyview comfort station offers private, self-contained washrooms to be used by one person or family unit at a time

    • Park Office 
      • In person check in not required 
      • Entry limited to one visitor inside at a time,  please adhere to the direction provided on signage or from staff
      • Only campers with reservations will be allowed to enter campgrounds 
    Closures:
    • Group Camping Site
    For more information on nearby attractions visit Tourism Nova Scotia 
  • Wentworth

    Fundy Shore & Annapolis Valley

    Scenic views all year round with a hardwood forest along a meandering river. Hike the trails connecting to Cobequid Mountain. Popular birdwatching location. Group use area. Cross country skiing or visit popular ski hill nearby.

    Address: 14160 Highway 4, Wentworth.
    County: Cumberland
    Size: 143.3 ha (354.10 ac)
    GPS: N45 37.782 W63 3.315
  • Whycocomagh

    2020 Operational season has ended.
    Open June 15 - October 19, 2020
    89 Provincial Park Road, Whycocomagh, NS
    Occupying a dramatic hillside overlooking the Skye River Valley and the Bras d' Or Lake, the park offers a quiet scenic setting for camping, picnicing, hiking, and access to the Bras d' Or Lake.
     
    Facilities and Services
    For a complete list of service changes see our COVID-19 Updates 
    COVID-19 Protocols are posted at each park, please respect the guidelines. 
    Visitors must practice physical distancing throughout the park. 
     
    Available:
    • 33 Campsites: 10 Serviced, 22 Unserviced & 1 Walk In
    • Campsite Closures Map - closed sites indicated in red
    • Comfort Station with restrictions
    • Hiking Trails
    • Wood & Ice available at the registration kiosk cash only
    • WiFi is available at the registration kiosk and surrounding area
    • Dump station open to registered campers only
    Restrictions:
    • Comfort Station
      • Reduced capacity, access limited to one household at a time
      • Comfort Station will be closed for deep cleaning twice daily and open overnight
      • Reduced number of vault toilets available throughout the park 
    • Camper shelter
      • Open (maximum occupancy of 6 people at a time)
    • Only campers with reservations will be allowed to enter campgrounds 
    Closures:
    • Campsites 22, 27, 24, 37, 38, 39 & 40 are closed
    • Yurts closed
    • Group Camping Sites closed 
    • Playground closed 
    For more information on nearby attractions visit Tourism Nova Scotia