McNabs and Lawlor Islands Provincial Park
Eastern Passage, Halifax Metro
Military and history buffs, birders and hikers will be enthralled with this park’s intriguing past and beautiful natural surroundings so close to downtown Halifax. Fort McNab, a national historic site, is situated on McNabs Island. Lawlor Island is intended as a natural area and is not open to the public. McNabs Island is accessible by commercial or private boat from Halifax, Dartmouth, Eastern Passage and Purcells Cove.
Activities: Birding & wildlife, Hiking, Kayaking
Directions: In Halifax Harbour.