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Apple Capital Heritage Trail

Berwick
The Annapolis Valley Trails System runs right through the Town of Berwick. Join us on our beautiful section, called the “Apple Capital Heritage Trail”. This 2.2 km section is a shared-use trail which ... [ More Info ]

Arisaig Provincial Park & Trails

Arisaig
Arisaig Provincial Park overlooking the warm waters of the Northumberland Strait offers a fascinating window to life on Earth some 443 to 417 million years ago. One of North America’s most continuousl ... [ More Info ]

Avondale Trail System, West Hants Trails Association

Avondale
The Avondale Trail system consists of 3 trail loops: ~Westbrook Trail (blue), a 2.3 km loop with its trail head behind the Avondale Community Hall ~Mosher's Trail (yellow), a 2.0 km route accessed eit ... [ More Info ]

Beaver Mountain Provincial Park

James River
The park has a small picnic area with beautiful views of Antigonish and Cape Breton Island, as well as a well-marked trail system.   The 6-km trail system offers everything from leisurely paved walkwa ... [ More Info ]

Biweekly Trail Hike for Seniors, Avondale Trail

Avondale
Join Charles for a guided hike or snowshoe (when there is snow). The hike will take approximately 1 hour. This trail is a fairly short loop through some interesting terrain. ... [ More Info ]

Black Rock Trails, Black Rock Trails Society

Black Rock (Kings Co.)
A unique collection of forest and shoreline trails located in the Eastern Annapolis Valley about 30 km from the shire town of Kentville, Nova Scotia. The starting point for most hikes is just behind ... [ More Info ]

Centreville Park, Percy A. Lydiard Park

Centreville (Kings Co.)
Centreville has a beautiful park with walking trails, baseball diamonds and two soccer fields. There is a tennis court but it is being used for basketball, ball hockey and young bicycle riders. New pl ... [ More Info ]

Clairmont Provincial Park, Provincial Day-use Park

Kingston (Kings Co.)
A small day-use park featuring a shaded picnic area beneath a stand of red pine. Good spot for hiking, cross-country skiing or snowshoeing. Located 3 km east of Kingston; off Hwy 101 between Exits 16 ... [ More Info ]

Cornwallis River Greenway, Cornwallis River Pathways Society (CRPS)

Cambridge (Kings Co.)
Cornwallis River Greenway is a 6 km section of active-transportation trail managed by the Cornwallis River Pathways Society (CRPS). The trail runs through Coldbrook and Cambridge, Nova Scotia, along ... [ More Info ]

Falls Lake Provincial Park, Provincial Day-use Park

Vaughan
A small picnic park with beach access on Falls Lake. Carry-in launch point for canoes/kayaks, sport fishing. Limited cross-country skiing and snowshoeing. ... [ More Info ]

Forest Lakes Country Club

Ardoise
Forest Lakes Country Club is a 1,700+ acre site set in a rural area adjoining 80,000 acres of spectacular natural terrain. The stunning scenery provides a constantly changing backdrop to this four-se ... [ More Info ]

French Basin Trail

Annapolis Royal
Trail Difficulty Rating
Located in Annapolis Royal, the French Basin Trail is a 45-minute walk around a Ducks Unlimited wetland. The well-maintained gravel trail around the marshland leads into the Rail Trail that goes East ... [ More Info ]

Hiking & Snowshoe Trail, on First Lake

Lequille
Trail Difficulty Rating
First Lake is the former water supply for the Town of Annapolis Royal. Now decommissioned, the site provides for excellent hiking, snowshoeing, paddling, and fishing. A wilderness hiking trail follow ... [ More Info ]

Historic Walking Trail, Noggins Corner Farm Market

Greenwich
Our walking trail offers information about the history of the land while providing an enjoyable and vigorous hike. The trail is approximately 3 kms in length with shorter trail options available. Perf ... [ More Info ]

Irishmans Road Recreation Site, West Hants Parks and Recreation

Newport Station
This site boasts a beautiful and extensive shared use trail network with a mix of single-track and double track. Also located here are the Ryan Lahey Memorial (Soccer) fields and the Glooscap Heritage ... [ More Info ]

Kejimkujik, National Park and National Historic Site

Queens County (NS)
On behalf of the people of Canada, we protect and present nationally significant examples of Canada's natural and cultural heritage, and foster public understanding, appreciation and enjoyment in way ... [ More Info ]

Kentville Migratory Bird Sanctuary

Kentville
Just West of Kentville is the Kentville Migratory Bird Sanctuary, a 200 hectare protected zone. Hikers can access the sanctuary via the parking lot of the Evergreen Home for Special Care. The entry p ... [ More Info ]

Kentville Trail System, Rails-To-Trails

Kentville
Trail Difficulty Rating
In addition to connecting you on-foot to several amenities in Kentville, our 7.5 km trail system offers walkers, bikers and cross-country skiers an enjoyable outing, with opportunities to observe nat ... [ More Info ]

Kicksleds for Loan, Kentville Parks & Recreation

Kentville
No need to hibernate this winter! Why not try a kicksled? Kentville recreation has two available for loan, first come, first serve. Contact Gillian for more information! See phone and email above. ... [ More Info ]

Kings Special Olympics

Kings County (NS)
Kings Special Olympics has continued to grow over the years. We have a strong athlete, volunteer and coaching base to offer sport programs in bowling, track, curling, soccer, swimming, bocce, and sno ... [ More Info ]

Lockhart Ryan Memorial Park, New Minas Recreation

New Minas
The park houses a splash pad, 3 soccer fields: Lockhart Ryan’s #1#, 2 (lights) and #3, Beach Volleyball Courts (3), Miller Ball Field, mini-soccer pitch, maintenance building, tennis courts, basketbal ... [ More Info ]

Lockhart Ryan Memorial Park Trails, New Minas Recreation

New Minas
ACTIVITIES Walking, Hiking, Mountain Biking, X-Country Skiing. DESCRIPTION This area contains quite a large system of trails; all very well maintained and easy to follow. All trails are interconnecti ... [ More Info ]

McMaster Mill Historic Park

Rockville Notch
(photos by Penelope Stenhouse-St-Laurent) ... [ More Info ]

Mickey Hill Provincial Park, Provincial Day-Use Park

Graywood
Mickey Hill Provincial Park is a day-use park with gravel trail and swimming area. Interpretive signage, boardwalks, steep staircases, and suspension bridge through rocky areas. Picnic area on the riv ... [ More Info ]

Nordic Pole Walking Nova Scotia, ...a better way to walk.

Halifax Regional Municipality
What is Nordic Pole Walking? Nordic Pole Walking is a low-impact exercise that provides the highest benefits for health, wellness and fitness for people of all ages and fitness levels. It is especial ... [ More Info ]

Oakdene Park, Soccer Fields

Kentville
Oakdene Park is a neighbourhood park located in the north end of Kentville. It is made up of a large open space with 2 soccer fields, a storage shed, a playground area and a duck pond that can also b ... [ More Info ]

Ravine Park & Trail

Coldbrook
Just under 13 acres, the Ravine Park & Trail in Coldbrook features gravel trails and woodland to enjoy. Suitable for hiking, mountain biking and snowshoeing. Entrance is not well marked; it is located ... [ More Info ]

Roxbury Road Trail

Roxbury
Leading to one of Nova Scotia's few "Ghost Towns" with evident remains of the Roxbury logging village, the Roxbury Road Trail is an easy 14km (round trip) hike great for walking, hiking, snowshoeing o ... [ More Info ]

Scotian Hiker

Annapolis Valley Region
There's no place like home to roam! Scotian Hiker's mission for the last six years has been to showcase all the outdoor fun, adventure and beauty available in Nova Scotia. We regularly hike trails th ... [ More Info ]

Scotney Pathway

Nictaux
Located at the end of Orchard Drive, Nictaux. This pathway connects the two subdivisions in Nictaux and offers resting areas along the way. The pathway offers the opportunity to create walking loops i ... [ More Info ]

Shared Use Trail, Kings County Trails Society (in cooperation with Town of Berwick and Village of Kingston)

Kings County (NS)
The Shared Use Trail covers 28+kms between Sharpe Brook in Cambridge and the Village of Kingston. It is managed by the Kings County Trail Society, excluding smaller segments managed by the Town of Ber ... [ More Info ]

Shingle Mills Falls Hike

Aylesford
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 Mou ... [ More Info ]

Smileys Provincial Park

Brooklyn (West Hants)
Smileys Provincial Park is located close to the town of Windsor and its many cultural and natural attractions. Smileys park is a pleasant mix of wooded and open areas beside the Meander River. This p ... [ More Info ]

Snowshoe Rentals, Valley Stove & Cycle Ltd.

Kentville
We offer high quality Faber snowshoes for those who wish to explore nature in the winter months. Our snowshoe rentals come complete with poles (no fee) when available. Rental Rates: Full day Rental - ... [ More Info ]

Snowshoe Trek

Greenwich
Snowshoe Trek: Join a guided snowshoe trek on January 28, 2pm, at the Noggins Corner Farm Market Historic Walking Trail in Greenwich, www.nogginsfarm.ca. Bring your own snowshoes or borrow a pair fro ... [ More Info ]

Snowshoe Treks, Annapolis County Recreation Services

Annapolis County
The County of Annapolis is hosting a series of free guided snowshoe hikes, in partnership with Hike Nova Scotia. Everything looks different under a blanket of sparkling snow, so come check out the wi ... [ More Info ]

Snowshoes for Loan, Annapolis County Recreation Services

Bridgetown
Annapolis County Recreation has a snowshoe and Nordic walking pole loaner program. Drop by the Bridgetown office, fill out the appropriate forms and away you go! ... [ More Info ]

Snowshoes for Loan, Centreville Parks & Recreation Association

Centreville (Kings Co.)
The Centreville Park and Recreation Association has snowshoes available for loan! Please contact Helen MacDonald for further information. ... [ More Info ]

Snowshoes for Loan, Kentville Parks & Recreation

Kentville
No need to hibernate this winter! Whether you need Papa Bear, Mama Bear or Baby Bear size, we've got the snowshoes to help you get out, breathe the fresh frosty air and enjoy our beautiful trails and ... [ More Info ]

Snowshoes for Loan, Kings County Recreation Services

Kentville
Snowshoe Loans: The Municipality of the County of Kings has snowshoes available for community groups to borrow. For information or to arrange a loan, please contact Active Living Coordinator Steve Ra ... [ More Info ]

Snowshoes for Loan, New Minas Recreation

New Minas
Snowshoeing is one of the best ways to be active outdoors during the winter months. Modern snowshoes are easy to use and make hiking in the snow safe and enjoyable! Snowshoe loans are available from ... [ More Info ]

Snowshoes for Loan, Village of Kingston Recreation

Kingston (Kings Co.)
Village of Kingston Recreation has eight (8) sets of snowshoes for Free Rentals: - (2) Men's size - (2) Women's size - (4) Youth size ... [ More Info ]

Snowshoes to Rent, Windsor Recreation Department

Windsor
Pick-up and drop-off at the Windsor Community Centre. Sizes from preschool to adult. Adults: $5.00/day Children under 12 are free Please call 902-798-2536 to book a pair. ... [ More Info ]

The Gorge, Mountain Bike, Walking, & Snowshoe Trails

Kentville
Trail Difficulty Rating
Double-track: Some moderate hill or stair climbing Well-groomed trails with very little more difficult terrain Wilderness/Nature 
 
Mountain bike trails: variable (see map below for individual trail ratings)
The Gorge is located on 64.5 acres of natural woodland. It was developed in 1930 and is still maintained today. The Gorge has awesome trails for mountain biking, and great trails for walking and hiki ... [ More Info ]

TrailFlow Outdoor Adventures, Mountain Biking Programs and Guiding

Eastern & Central Kings
Specializing in trail design and construction, mountain bike guiding, clinics, and event promotion we use our years of experience to bring our love of the outdoors to the masses. TrailFlow's aim is t ... [ More Info ]

White Rock Community Trail, White Rock Community Association

White Rock
AWESOME, PEACEFUL…absolutely Incredible! Please come out and enjoy the trail. Come walk, enjoy the surroundings. Discover animal tracks, the wood frogs, the eagles that soar in the air currents above ... [ More Info ]

Woodville Hiking Trails

Woodville (Kings Co.)
The Woodville Hiking Trails are approximately 10 km long over privately owned land and are open year round. It will take you approximately three hours to complete all of the interconnecting loops. Th ... [ More Info ]