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Russell Lake hiking

Halifax Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

By lydia.crawford

Russell Lake Statistics

What are the activities at Russell Lake ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Russell Lake?

Russell Lake may refer to several places: United States Richard B. Russell Lake, a man-made lake created by the construction of Richard B. Russell Dam in South Carolina Russell Lake, Indiana Russell Lake (Minnesota), a lake in Crow Wing County, Minnesota Lake Russell (prehistoric), a prehistoric lake in Mono Basin, east-central California Lake Russell (Florida) in Osceola County, Florida Canada Russell Lake (Nova Scotia), a small lake in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia Russell Lake (Pictou County), a lake in Pictou County, Nova Scotia at 45°21′59.9″N 62°47′33.7″W Russell Lake (Queens Municipality), a lake in Region of Queens Municipality, Nova Scotia at 44°19′44.5″N 65°1′26.1″W. Russell Lake West, Nova Scotia an area of eastern Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

Russell Lake is a beautiful lake located in Nova Scotia, Canada. The lake is surrounded by forest and is a great place for fishing, swimming, and boating. There are also several hiking trails that lead to the lake, making it the perfect spot for a nature hike.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-63.5243251
44.6628718

What are the coordinates and address of Russell Lake?

Russell Lake
Russell Lake, Dartmouth, NS, Canada

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Starting Point

The trails at the Russell Lake in Nova Scotia can be accessed from the parking lot on the east side of the lake.

Why visit Russell Lake

The Russell Lake in Nova Scotia is a great place to visit because it is a beautiful lake that is perfect for swimming, fishing, and boating. The lake is also home to a variety of wildlife, including deer, beavers, and eagles.

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

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

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Russell Lake in Nova Scotia are swimming, fishing, and hiking. A bref description not to be missed would be the beautiful views of the lake and surrounding forests.

1. Hiking: There are a number of hiking trails near Russell Lake, including the popular Five Bridges Trail. This trail winds through the forest and crosses five bridges, offering beautiful views of the lake along the way.

2. Fishing: The lake is a popular spot for fishing, with a variety of fish species available.

3. Boating: Visitors can enjoy boating on Russell Lake, either by renting a boat or bringing their own.

4. Swimming: The lake is a great spot for swimming, with a number of sandy beaches to choose from.

5. Camping: There are several camping areas near Russell Lake, perfect for those who want to enjoy the great outdoors.

Where to eat?

1. The Rusty Anchor- A hidden gem of a restaurant located on the shores of Russell Lake. Offers a wide variety of seafood dishes and a beautiful view of the lake.

2. The Boathouse- Another great seafood restaurant located on the shores of Russell Lake. Offers a wide variety of fresh seafood dishes and a beautiful view of the lake.

3. The Lakeside Diner- A local favorite diner located on the shores of Russell Lake. Offers a wide variety of breakfast, lunch, and dinner options and a beautiful view of the lake.

4. The Gables- A historic inn located on the shores of Russell Lake. Offers a wide variety of breakfast, lunch, and dinner options and a beautiful view of the lake.

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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