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Cabin Lake Trail hiking

Halifax Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

By lydia.crawford

Cabin Lake Trail Statistics

Distance

8 KM

Estimated Time

3 hours

What are the activities at Cabin Lake Trail ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Cabin Lake Trail?

The Cabin Lake Trail is a moderate hike located in the Wentworth Valley of Nova Scotia. The trailhead is easily accessible from the Cabot Trail, and follows an old logging road to the shores of Cabin Lake. The hike is 4.5 km return, and takes about 2 hours to complete. The trail is well-marked and relatively easy, with a few steep sections. The highlight of the hike is the view of Cabin Lake from the summit, which is well worth the effort.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-63.6704282
44.6945091

What are the coordinates and address of Cabin Lake Trail?

Cabin Lake Trail
Cabin Lake Trail, Halifax, NS, Canada

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Starting Point

The Cabin Lake Trail is located in the Shubenacadie Wildlife Park, which is about a 1.5-hour drive from Halifax.

Why visit Cabin Lake Trail

The Cabin Lake Trail is a great place to visit in Nova Scotia because it offers beautiful views of the surrounding area, and it is a great place for hiking and nature walks. The trail is also well-maintained, which makes it a safe and easy place to hike.

Is Cabin Lake Trail in Nova Scotia a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question as it depends on the family's individual interests and abilities. Some families may find the Cabin Lake Trail an enjoyable experience, while others may find it too difficult or challenging.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Cabin Lake Trail in Nova Scotia are hiking, fishing, and camping.

1. Hiking - The Cabin Lake Trail is a great place for a hike, with beautiful views of the lake and surrounding forest.

2. Fishing - The lake is a great place to fish, with plenty of trout and bass.

3. Swimming - The lake is perfect for swimming, with its clear water and sandy beach.

4. Boating - There is a boat launch on the lake, making it a great place to go boating.

5. Camping - There are several campsites near the trail, making it a great place to camp.

Where to eat?

1. The Wooden Spoon in Mahone Bay

2. The Gables in Lunenburg

3. The Lighthouse in Peggy's Cove

4. The Old Fish Factory in Lunenburg

5. The Dockside Restaurant in Liverpool

Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

How long is the estimated climb?

3 hours

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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