Shingle Mills Falls Hike

Location

Located in
Aylesford
Where To Find Us
Aylesford Mountain, NS
Areas Served
Annapolis Valley Region

Description & Services

Information
 
Directions: From Hwy 101 take Exit 15 and travel south through the Town of Berwick, continuing south towards Windermere.  
 
Continue on this road until you come to the stop sign at the bottom of Fox Mountain.  
 
Turn left onto Aylesford Road and travel up the south mountain to the coordinates: N44° 57.043 W 64° 44.079.  
 
Turn right onto this dirt/logging road staying to the right to avoid meeting large logging trucks abruptly.  
 
Look for a yellow gate on your left: N 44° 56 364 & W64° 46 406.  
 
Park off to the side and do not block the road, as this is the trailhead to the falls.  
 
Level: Easy, short hike  
 
Activities: Hiking, mountain biking, geocaching, photography, snowshoeing 
 
Trail Surface: Gravel road, rocky terrain to the falls  
 
Distance: From gate: 2.32 km return  
 
Time: Approximately an hour  
 
What you see: Nice waterfall with a pool at the bottom, hard and soft woods, ferns with mossy rocks and boulders.
Tags
Active Transportation ; All Things Trails ; Annapolis Valley Connect ; Bicycle ; Geocaching ; Hiking ; NS Find A Trail ; Outdoor Play ; Recreation Categories ; Snowshoeing ; Trails
Categories
Cycling ~ Bicycle Paths/Trails ; Geocaching ; Hiking Trails ~ Hiking ; Hiking Trails ~ Snowshoeing ; Waterfalls

About this Information

Last Modified: 12 Jan 2016 | Last Full Update: 12 Jan 2016