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Lake Banook hiking

Halifax Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

By lydia.crawford

Lake Banook Statistics

What are the activities at Lake Banook ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Lake Banook?

Lake Banook is a freshwater lake located in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. It is the largest lake in the Halifax Regional Municipality and is a popular spot for swimming, fishing, and boating. The lake has a surface area of approximately 9.5 square kilometres and a maximum depth of 24 metres. It is home to a variety of fish, including bass, trout, and pickerel, and is a popular spot for birdwatching. The lake is also surrounded by a number of parks and trails, making it a great place for a day out.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-63.5569519
44.6796754

What are the coordinates and address of Lake Banook?

Lake Banook
Lake Banook, Dartmouth, NS, Canada

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Starting Point

The trails at the Lake Banook in Nova Scotia can be accessed from the parking lot on Prince Albert Road.

Why visit Lake Banook

Banook Lake is a beautiful place to visit in Nova Scotia. It is a great spot for swimming, boating, and fishing. The scenery is stunning, and it is a great place to relax and enjoy nature.

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

Lake Banook is a great place for the whole family. There are plenty of activities to keep everyone busy, including swimming, boating, and fishing.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Lake Banook in Nova Scotia are swimming, boating, and fishing.

-Kayaking on the lake

-Rowing on the lake

-Canoeing on the lake

-Fishing on the lake

-Hiking in the surrounding area

Where to eat?

1. The Wooden Monkey- This restaurant is located in Dartmouth and is known for its fresh and local food.

2. The Canteen- This restaurant is also located in Dartmouth and is known for its unique menu items and relaxed atmosphere.

3. The Local- This restaurant is located in Halifax and is known for its farm to table food.

4. The Bicycle Thief- This restaurant is located in Halifax and is known for its wood fired pizzas.

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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Shared by
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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