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Egypt Falls - Hiking

Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada

By lydia.crawford

Egypt Falls Statistics

What are the activities at Egypt Falls ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Egypt Falls?

The Egypt Falls are a series of waterfalls located in the town of Egypt, Nova Scotia. The falls are spread out over a distance of about 1 kilometer, and include a number of drops and cascades. The highest drop is about 15 meters, while the total height of the falls is about 30 meters.

The falls are located on the Salmon River, which flows down from the highlands of central Nova Scotia. The river has cut a deep gorge through the bedrock, and the falls provide a spectacular sight as they plunge over the edge.

The Egypt Falls are a popular tourist attraction, and they can be accessed via a hiking trail that runs along the gorge. There is also a parking lot at the top of the falls, making it easy to visit them.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-61.1257208
46.1931716

What are the coordinates and address of Egypt Falls?

Egypt Falls
150 Pipers Glen Rd, Scotsville, NS B0E 3E0, Canada

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Starting Point

The trails at the Egypt Falls in Nova Scotia can be accessed from the parking lot on Egypt Falls Road.

Why visit Egypt Falls

The Egypt Falls are located in the province of Nova Scotia, Canada. They are a beautiful set of waterfalls that cascade over a series of rocky cliffs. The falls are located in a forested area and are a popular spot for hikers and nature lovers. The falls can be accessed from a number of different trails, making them perfect for visitors of all abilities. The area around the falls is also home to a variety of wildlife, including deer, bears, and eagles.

Is Egypt Falls in Nova Scotia a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question since what may be a good place for one family may not be ideal for another. That said, Egypt Falls in Nova Scotia is a beautiful spot that would likely be enjoyed by most families. It is worth noting, however, that the falls can be quite dangerous, so caution should be taken when visiting.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Egypt Falls in Nova Scotia are hiking, fishing, and camping.

1. Hiking - The trails at Egypt Falls are perfect for a peaceful hike. There are a variety of trails to choose from, so you can find the perfect one for your skill level and interests.

2. Picnicking - The picnic areas near Egypt Falls are the perfect place to enjoy a meal outdoors. There are plenty of tables and benches, as well as a playground for the kids.

3. Fishing - The river near Egypt Falls is a great spot for fishing. You can catch trout, salmon, and other types of fish in the river.

4. Swimming - The swimming hole near Egypt Falls is a great place to cool off on a hot day. The water is deep enough for swimming, and there are also some rocks to jump from.

5. Wildlife Viewing - The area around Egypt Falls is home to a variety of wildlife, including deer, bears, and eagles. You can often see these animals from the trails or the picnic areas.

Where to eat?

1. The Diner - A small, local diner that serves up some of the best breakfast in town.

2. The Local Pub - A hole-in-the-wall pub that serves up some of the best pub food in town.

3. The Chinese Restaurant - A small, family-owned Chinese restaurant that serves up some of the best Chinese food in town.

4. The Italian Restaurant - A small, family-owned Italian restaurant that serves up some of the best Italian food in town.

5. The Mexican Restaurant - A small, family-owned Mexican restaurant that serves up some of the best Mexican food in town.

Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No
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Lydia Crawford, an extraordinary woman with an insatiable zest for life, has become an inspirational figure to many through her adventures and infectious good humor. Born and raised in a small town nestled in the mountains, Lydia developed a love for the outdoors at an early age. Her childhood was filled with hiking, camping, and exploring the wilderness, experiences that shaped her into the avid outdoorswoman she is today.

She life was a celebration of adventure, joy, and the great outdoors. She lived with a fierce determination to enjoy every moment and to share that joy with others. Her legacy is one of laughter, exploration, and an unwavering love for the natural world. Lydia's spirit continues to inspire those who knew her and those who discover her story, reminding us all to embrace life with open arms and a heart full of joy.

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