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Otter Lake hiking

Halifax Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

By lydia.crawford

Otter Lake Statistics

Distance

6 KM

Estimated Time

2 hours

What are the activities at Otter Lake ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Otter Lake?

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The Otter Lake is a beautiful place to visit in Nova Scotia. It's a great spot for fishing, swimming, and boating. The lake is well known for its trout and salmon fishing. There are also plenty of places to relax and enjoy the scenery.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-63.7338485
44.6213858

What are the coordinates and address of Otter Lake?

Otter Lake
Otter Lake, NS, Canada

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Starting Point

The Otter Lake trails are located in the town of Middle Musquodoboit, Nova Scotia. To get to the start of the trails, take Highway 7 from Halifax to Musquodoboit Harbour. In Musquodoboit Harbour, take exit 5 and follow the signs for Middle Musquodoboit. The trailhead is located at the end of Otter Lake Road.

Why visit Otter Lake

The Otter Lake in Nova Scotia is a beautiful place to visit. The lake is surrounded by forest and there are many hiking trails that lead to the lake. The water is clear and the bottom of the lake can be seen clearly. There are also many rocks around the edge of the lake that make great places to sit and relax.

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

There is no definitive answer to this question as it depends on what the family is looking for in a vacation spot. Otter Lake is a beautiful place with plenty of outdoor activities to enjoy, so it could be a good choice for families who enjoy spending time outdoors. However, there are also other places in Nova Scotia that might be better suited for families with young children, such as Halifax or Lunenburg.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Otter Lake in Nova Scotia are swimming, fishing, and hiking. A bref description not to be missed near Otter Lake in Nova Scotia is the beautiful scenery and peaceful atmosphere.

-Hiking the trails around the lake

-Fishing in the lake

-Canoeing and kayaking on the lake

-Swimming in the lake

-Picnicking by the lake

Where to eat?

1. The Wooden Spoon - A hidden gem in the heart of Lunenburg, The Wooden Spoon is a must-visit for anyone looking for a delicious and unique dining experience. Serving up a variety of home cooked favourites, The Wooden Spoon is the perfect place to enjoy a hearty meal with family and friends.

2. The Gables - Tucked away in a quiet corner of Mahone Bay, The Gables is a charming little restaurant that offers a unique and memorable dining experience. Serving up a delicious mix of traditional and contemporary cuisine, The Gables is the perfect place to enjoy a romantic dinner or special occasion celebration.

3. The Lighthouse - Located in the picturesque town of Peggy's Cove, The Lighthouse is a popular spot for tourists and locals alike. Offering up fresh seafood and stunning ocean views, The Lighthouse is the perfect place to enjoy a casual meal or romantic dinner.

4. The Old Fish Factory - Situated in the charming town of Shelburne, The Old Fish Factory is a unique restaurant that offers guests an unforgettable dining experience. Serving up fresh seafood and local produce, The Old Fish Factory is the perfect place to enjoy a delicious meal with family and friends.

5. The Shipwright's Arms - Nestled in the heart of Lunenburg, The Shipwright's Arms is a popular pub and restaurant that offers guests a warm and welcoming atmosphere. Serving up a variety of traditional pub fare, The Shipwright's Arms is the perfect place to enjoy a casual meal or cold drink with friends.

Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

How long is the estimated climb?

2 hours

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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