Cape George Hiking Trail

Months of Operation

May 1 - November 30


Hwy 337, Cape George, Northumberland Shore




Cape George Hiking Trail is located on Route 337 in the Northumberland Shore region.  The hiking trail offers a series of connected loops, varying in length and difficulty (total 33 km/ 20 mi), from the coast through meadows and old-growth forests to cliffs affording spectacular views of the bay.  The trail offers panoramic views at various points, including Ballantyne’s Cove.  There are three serviced trailheads with information kiosks and maps: Cape George Heritage School, Cape George Point Lighthouse and Ballantyne’s Cove Tuna Interpretive Centre.  All trail junctions are indicated by trail signage.

Trailhead Locations:
Cape George Heritage School – 578 Hwy 337, Cape George
Cape George Point Lighthouse – 152 Lighthouse Road, Cape George Point
Ballantyne’s Cove Tuna Interpretive Centre – 57 Ballantyne’s Cove Wharf Road, Ballantyne’s Cove

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Trail type: Day-use trail
Activities: Birding & wildlife, Hiking