Blomidon

2014 Season - May 16 to Sept. 1

Park Info: Rising majestically from the shores of the Minas Basin, Blomidon Provincial Park is renowned for its spectacular views. Blomidon's 759 ha (1,875 acres) include 180 m (600 ft.) high cliffs, a variety of habitats, striking natural features, abundant wildlife -- and the world's highest tides wash its shores. These natural attractions provide excellent opportunities for camping, hiking, beachcombing, photography or just appreciating nature.

To learn more about Blomidon Provincial Park, watch this Bay of Fundy Travel Show feature video.

Facilities and Services
Blomidon offers a 70-site campground with both woodland and open sites, two picnic areas, an unsupervised beach near the park entrance, and hiking trails. A group campsite, with kitchen shelter and fire grills, is available by reservation only.

Camping reservations can be made beginning April 2, 2014. See Reservations for details and conditions.


Programs and Events

November-01-14
11 AM
Blomidon Trail Hike

Join the Chebucto Hiking Club for a moderate 13 km hike at Blomidon Provincial Park.  This hike is suitable for all ages and is rated 4C - a good deal of significant hill climbing and a significant part of the walk takes place on somewhat difficult terrain(rocky,rooted paths). We will meet at the Blomidon Provincial Park lower parking lot.  Take Exit 11 off Hwy 101, follow Route 358 to Canning and Blomidon Provincial Park.  Dress for weather conditions and wear hiking shoes or boots.  Please bring lots of water, snacks and a lunch.  Contact Colin and Ellen Darlington (902) 445-5447, email chebuctohiking@hotmail.com or visit www.chc.chebucto.org.


 
Hiking/Walking Trails
A 14 km (8.5 mi.) system of interconnected trails provides access to a variety of habitats and numerous scenic look-offs within the park.

Nearby Attractions

The Look-off (12 km)
  • Blomidon Look-off Provincial Park

Scots Bay (20 km)
  • Cape Slipt Hiking Trail

Starrs Point (23 km)
  • Prescott House Museum

 

Wolfville (29 km)
  • Atlantic Theatre Festival
  • Randall House Historical Museum
  • Robie Tufts Nature Centre
  • Acadia Univ. Botanical Gardens

Grand Pre (35 km)
  • Grand-Pre National Historic Site



For more information on these and other attractions, please consult the NovaScotia.com or visit one of the many Visitor Information Centres.

How to Find Us

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GPS Coordinates

X utm:
393912.813539

Y utm:
5012264.08225

 

Longitude:
64°21' 7.40" W

Latitude:
45°15' 21.13" N

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