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  • 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 
  • 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 
  • 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 
  • 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 
  • 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 
  • 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