Musquodoboit Trailway – The Great Trail (Trans Canada Trail)
Hours Of Operation
no winter maintenance.
90 Park Road, Musquodoboit Harbour, Eastern Shore
This gravel/crusher dust trail follows the former rail bed and weaves between the Musquodoboit River and towering cliffs. This trail was one of the first designated Trans Canada Trail sections in Nova Scotia, and the first in the Halifax Regional Municipality. There are picnic shelters, benches and pit toilets located along the trail. Three backcountry wilderness loops off the main trail (totaling 26.5 km) offer spectacular views of Musquodoboit Harbour, the Musquodoboit River, and the White Lake and Ship Harbour/Long Lake wilderness area.
Trail activities include walking, hiking, cycling, snowshoeing and cross-country skiing.
Facilities / Services
Trail length: 41.00 km
Trail type: Linear park, Wilderness trail
Trail surface: Gravel, Natural
Activities: Birding & wildlife, Cycling, Hiking, Snowshoeing