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Mountain Road hiking

Glooscap Trail, Nova Scotia, Canada

By lydia.crawford

Mountain Road Statistics

Distance

9 KM

What are the activities at Mountain Road ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Mountain Road?

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The Mountain Road in Nova Scotia is one of the most scenic drives in the world. The road winds its way through the rocky mountains, providing stunning views of the surrounding countryside. The road is also home to a number of small villages, which offer visitors a chance to experience traditional Nova Scotian life. There are also a number of hiking trails and waterfalls located along the Mountain Road, making it the perfect destination for nature lovers.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-63.1076082
45.6995783

What are the coordinates and address of Mountain Road?

Mountain Road
Mountain Road, NS, Canada

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Starting Point

The Mountain Road is located in the town of Truro, Nova Scotia. To get to the start of the trails, take exit 14 from Highway 102 and head east on the Mountain Road. The trailhead is located at the end of the road.

Why visit Mountain Road

The Mountain Road in Nova Scotia is a must-see for any traveler. The winding road offers stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean and the surrounding mountains. There are several small villages located along the road, each with its own unique charm. The road is also home to some of the most beautiful scenery in Nova Scotia, including waterfalls, forests, and rocky cliffs.

Is Mountain Road in Nova Scotia a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question as it depends on the specific family in question and what they are looking for in a road trip destination. Some families may find Mountain Road to be a great place to explore the natural beauty of Nova Scotia, while others may prefer a more urban environment with more amenities and activities available.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Mountain Road in Nova Scotia are hiking, biking, and fishing.

-Hiking the mountain trails for a great view of the area.

-Exploring the small villages and towns in the area for a glimpse into local life.

-Visiting the many lakes and rivers in the area for some outdoor recreation.

-Enjoying a meal at one of the local restaurants or pubs.

Where to eat?

1. The Wooden Spoon - A hidden gem in the heart of the Annapolis Valley. Serving up fresh, local and seasonal food.

2. The Gables - A restored heritage home turned restaurant serving up Nova Scotian cuisine.

3. The Old Triangle - A traditional Irish pub with a focus on local and sustainable ingredients.

4. The Press Gang - A seafood restaurant with a focus on fresh, local and sustainable seafood.

5. The Canteen - A food truck serving up fresh, local and seasonal food.

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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