Mira River

2015 Season - June 5 – Sept 14

Visitor Notices:A new electronic entrance gate system is now in place. Campers will be charged a $3.50 deposit for the card. This charge will be refunded upon the return of the card when their camping stay is over. Please stop at the admin building when leaving to receive the $3.50 refund.

Park Info: Mira RiverJutting out into the famous Mira River and only minutes from Sydney or Fortress Louisbourg National Historic site, Mira River is the perfect escape. It is close enough for day trips into the city or the many attractions found in the area.

The quiet water-side setting offers a wide range of outdoor opportunities including camping, walking, boating, canoeing, water skiing, fishing, and swimming.

Facilities and Services
Mira River Provincial Park is open from June 6 - Sept. 8 for the 2014 Season. The park has 156 woodland and open campsites, including 60 two-way hookups with electric and water. The park has a picnic area, a boat launch, and a trailer dump station. The large unsupervised beach is ideal for families to play.

WiFi is available at the admin building and surrounding area. Password required, please see the park receptionist.

Camping reservations can be made beginning April 2, 2015. See Reservations for details and conditions.

Nearby Attractions

Louisbourg (12 km)
  • Fortress of Louisbourg National Historic Site

Marion Bridge (25 km)
  • Two Rivers Wildlife Park


Glace Bay (30 km)
  • Marconi National Historic Site
  • Miners Museum

Sydney (22 km)
  • Cossitt House Museum

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

Located on the Brickyard Road, 3 km ( 2mi.) east of Albert Bridge. The park is 22 km (14 mi.) south of Sydney on Route 22. Our civic address is: 439 Brickyard Road, Hwy 22, Albert Bridge.

Mira River

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GPS Coordinates

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60°2' 14.76" W

46°1' 33.62" N


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