Rushtons Beach Provincial Park

Location

Located in
Marshville
Where To Find Us
723 Hwy 6
Brule, NS
Areas Served
Pictou County

Contact

E-Mail
parkinfogov.ns.ca
Phone
902-662-3030
Contact
Nova Scotia Provincial Parks Office (Department of Natural Resources)
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Description & Services

Trail/Water Route Activities
Beach Walking ; Walking
Trail/Water Route Attributes
Out & Back (Linear) Trail ; Short Trail (less than 3 km) ; Coastal Trail
Information
Rushton Beach has the warmest salt water in Nova Scotia; broad sandbars at low tide and the salt marsh attract a great variety of birds. This is a beautiful day use park. Group use is available. There is a network of boardwalks that allow access to a pond ecosystem and the sandy shores 
 
Washroom: Yes 
Change Room: Yes 
Showers: Yes 
Picnic Tables: Yes 
Boardwalk: Yes 
Canteen: No 
 
Trail Length: 1 km 
Type: Straight 
 
Eligibility
Ages: 3 year(s) and up
Dates
May 20 – Oct 10
Accessibility
Fully Wheelchair Accessible
Tags
Annapolis Valley Connect ; Beaches ; Cape Breton Connect ; Fundy Connect ; HALIFAX ; Highland Connect ; NS Find A Trail ; Park ; Picnic Grounds ; Playground ; Provincial Park ; Recreation Categories ; South Shore Connect ; Trails
Categories
Beaches ; Boardwalks/Promenades ~ Wheelchair Users ; Hiking Trails ~ Hiking ; Picnic Grounds ; Playgrounds ; Provincial/Territorial Parks

About this Information

Last Modified: 23 May 2018