Cape Chignecto Provincial Park is located in Advocate Harbour (Route 209) in the Fundy Shore and Annapolis Valley Region. At Cape Chignecto, towering 180 m (600 ft.) sea cliffs rise from the Bay of Fundy, while the world's highest tides lap at their base. Best described as a wilderness park, it has 29 km (18 mi.) of pristine coastline, deep valleys, sheltered coves, rare plants, and remnant old-growth forests. The park offers over 40 km (25 mi.) of wilderness trails, a picnic area overlooking the Bay of Fundy, an interpretation centre, and remote walk-in campsites. Cape Chignecto provides an excellent opportunity for wilderness hiking, back-country camping and sea kayaking. Eatonville day-use park near Apple River, provides visitors with accessible trail systems, viewing platforms, picnic areas, and an interpretive centre which includes information on the historical and geological significance of the area. Cape Chignecto Provincial Park is a Bay of Fundy Recommended Experience. A park entry fee is charged.
Our campsite accommodations include 48 wilderness wooded sites, 34 walk-in sites, bunkhouse, and 3 cabins. No drive-up sites are available (pack in, pack out). Park amenities include pit toilets. Fires at walk-in sites are permitted only. Leashed pets are permitted.
Facilities / Services
- Wheelchair accessible
- Internet access
- Pets welcome
Date details / Hours of operation
Outdoor activities: Hiking, Kayaking
Directions: Rte 209, 45 km west of Parrsboro and 48 km from Joggins.
Cancellation policy: 24 hours
plus $5 park entry fee; cabin fees vary