Camping at our Provincial and National Parks
Seaside vistas or riverside views. In the valley or on top of a mountain. Backwoods tenting or car camping.
From RV hook-ups to off-the-beaten-track adventures, discover what makes the great outdoors so great in Nova Scotia.
Top 5 Provincial Park Camping Sites
Camping in Nova Scotia is popular and popular camping sites at these campgrounds book up quickly. Be sure to make a reservation!
- Rissers Beach - South Shore
- Mira River - Cape Breton
- Caribou/Munroes Island - Northumberland Shore
- Graves Island - South Shore
- Dollar Lake - Eastern Shore
Camp on the #1 Island in North America!
Experience camping in Nova’s Scotia’s Cape Breton Highlands National Park - then get ready to brag about it.
With 8 unique campgrounds, 26 hiking trails - including the famous Skyline Trail, 24 stunning look-off points, and waterfalls, wildlife, and white sand beaches - it's no wonder Cape Breton was voted the #1 island in North America by Travel + Leisure magazine.
Cape Chignecto Provincial Park
Featuring sea cliffs that tower above the waters, sheltered coves, steep ravines and old growth forests, the Cape Chignecto Provincial Park is a hike beyond the ordinary. This wilderness park offers more than 40 kilometres (25 miles) of trails, remote walk-in campsites, and a picnic area overlooking the dramatic Bay of Fundy. Visit Cape Chignecto and take a walk on the wild side, naturally.