Cape Chignecto Provincial Park

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1108 West Advocate Road, West Advocate, Bay of Fundy & Annapolis Valley


T: 902-392-2085

T: 888-544-3434

T: 902-254-3241

O/S: 902-254-3241




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 60 km (37 mi.) of wilderness trails, a picnic area overlooking the Bay of Fundy, and remote walk-in campsites. Cape Chignecto provides an excellent opportunity for wilderness hiking, back-country camping and sea kayaking.

The Eatonville day-use park, near Apple River, provides visitors with an accessible trail system, viewing platforms, and picnic areas. Eatonville day-use park visitors must travel the West Apple River Road to the entrance at the Eatonville Visitor Centre, GPS N45 25.300 W64 53.657 (the centre is closed until further notice; however, the trails remain open).

Campsite accommodations include:  
92 wooded wilderness walk-in sites (12 kayak sites), bunkhouse, and 4 cabins. No drive-up sites. Group sites available. Camping for kayakers (registration required) at Refugee Cove and Seal Cove. 

Park amenities include:
Vault toilets. All sites are pack-in/pack-out. Fires (fire grills) are only permitted at designated walk-in sites at New Yarmouth. Leashed pets permitted. No internet access.

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Outdoor activities: Hiking, Kayaking
Directions: Rte 209, 45 km west of Parrsboro and 48 km from Joggins.

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Facilities / Services

Pets welcome


Pit toilet
Cabins & trailers
Shaded sites

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This property accepts American Express, Mastercard, Visa, Debit card.
Activities: Hiking, Kayaking
Admission: backcountry campsite $27, cabin $60
Directions: Rte 209, 45 km west of Parrsboro and 48 km from Joggins.
Cancellation policy: 24 hours