Rissers Beach Provincial Park

Months of Operation

May 17 - October 14

Hours Of Operation

(dates subject to change)


5366 Highway 331, Crescent Beach, South Shore


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Rissers Beach Provincial Park is located 24 km (15 mi) south of Bridgewater on the Atlantic Coast in Green Bay, at the mouth of the Petite Riviere. 

This beautiful park has a 1.5-km (1-mi) sheltered sandy beach (supervised July/August), an interpretive display, a boardwalk along an inland marsh and two campgrounds. 
Wile Carding Mill, DesBrisay Museum (Bridgewater), and Fort Point Museum (LaHave).

Campground accommodations include:
North Rissers (Loop A) – 43 overnight sites (19 open sites with water and electrical services, 18 wooded and 6 walk-in unserviced sites).
Little Rissers (Loop B) – 29 open overnight sites (unserviced).
Little Rissers (Loop C) – 28 wooded overnight sites (unserviced).

Park amenities include: 
Picnic area, playground, trails, washrooms, change house with showers, dishwashing station, disposal station, fire grills, wood, and ice. Leashed pets permitted. 

Detailed Information
Outdoor activities: Hiking, Kayaking, Swimming
Directions: Hwy 103, Exit 15 to Hwy 331, south 14 km (9 mi).

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Facilities / Services

Limited accessibility

Detailed Information

Activities: Birding & wildlife, Camping, Hiking, Kayaking