2015 Season - June 12 – Sept 9
The areas abundant gypsum deposits have influenced the landscape and vegetation in and around the park. Campsites are nestled into a mix of forest and farmland habitats. Nodding trillium, ostrich fern, black-eyed susans can be found throughout the area.
Facilities and Services
The park offers an 86 site campground, picnic area, playground and walking trails. The campground has water outlets and a trailer dump station as well as a heated comfort station with flush toilets.
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 our Registration Flyer (PDF) for details and conditions.
This is the annual camping and observing weekend for the Halifax Centre of the Royal Astronomical Society of Canada. There will be various sessions throughout the day on how to use a telescope, astrophotography, as well as talks by guest speakers. In the evening there will be observing sessions scheduled with the public invited until 12 midnight ( weather permitting). Pre-registration is required and participation fees will be collected ($30/family. Please note that regular camping fees also apply. For more information and to pre-register contact Paul at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please check at the tent site for free public sessions and viewing.
Windsor (24 km)
• Hockey Heritage Centre
• Museums & Theatres
Mount Uniacke (26 km)
• Uniacke Estate Museum & Park
• Bell Park Hiking Trail
Halifax (65 km)
• Halifax Citadel, Museums, Public Gardens
For more information on these and other attractions, please consult the NovaScotia.com or visit one of the many Visitor Information Centres.
Located 6.5 km east of Brooklyn, Hants County just off Route 14. Our civic address is: 109 Clayton McKay Rd, Hwy 14, Brooklyn.
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63°57' 40.49" W
45°0' 50.13" N