Wedgeport Nature Trail

Location

Tuna Wharf Road, Wedgeport, Yarmouth & Acadian Shores

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Description

Wedgeport Nature Trails is located in the Yarmouth and Acadian Shores region and offers stacked loop trail system (total 5.4 km) with areas such as barrier-beach ponds, the Tusket River estuary, a mixed-wood forest and coastal marshes. The trail provides opportunities to view a variety of wildlife. 

This trail system begins at the parking lot off the end of the pavement off Highway 344 near the Wedgeport Tuna Museum. There are signs indicating both the beginning and the end of the trail.

Wedgeport is located within the only UNESCO Starlight tourist certified area in North America. The trail includes a public, wheelchair accessible Starlight viewing platform with tables and benches, located near the edge of the ocean, that is free of charge for all who visit.

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Facilities / Services

Limited accessibility

Detailed Information

Trail length: 5.50 km / 1.50 hrs
Trail type: Day-use trail
Trail surface: Gravel, Natural
Activities: 4-wheeling/ATVs, Birding & wildlife, Hiking, Snowshoeing