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#19 of 48 national parks in Canada

Best trails in Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site

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Looking for a great trail in Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site, Nova Scotia? AllTrails has 17 great hiking trails, trail running trails, views trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 9 easy trails in Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site ranging from 0.8 to 4.2 miles and from 59 to 485 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
Description

A world of natural and cultural wonders awaits you at Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site, the only Parks Canada site which is designated both a National Park and a National Historic Site. Kejimkujik was once the home to the Mi’kmaq people - some of the earliest occupants of Atlantic Canada. Ancient petroglyphs can be viewed in this park for a glimpse into life long ago. Today visitors can canoe, camp, and connect with Mi’kmaq culture. The park can be accessed year round, though operational hours of services vary. See https://www.pc.gc.ca/en/pn-np/ns/kejimkujik/visit/heures-hours for complete hours. For complete list of admission fees, see https://www.pc.gc.ca/en/pn-np/ns/kejimkujik/visit/tarifs-fees

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Map of trails in Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site
Park information
Acreage:
99840 acres
Contact
902-682-2770
Top trails (17)
#1 - Port Joli Head, Seaside Adjunct
Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site
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Length: 5.8 mi • Est. 2 h 30 m
Port Joli Head, Seaside Adjunct is a 5.8 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Port Joli, Nova Scotia, Canada that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as moderate. The trail offeShow more
#2 - Hemlocks and Hardwoods Channel Lake Loop
Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 1 h 30 m
Hemlocks and Hardwoods Channel Lake Loop is a 3.1 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Maitland Bridge, Nova Scotia, Canada that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail is pShow more
#3 - Mill Falls
Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site
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Length: 1.7 mi • Est. 49 m
Mill Falls is a 1.7 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Maitland Bridge, Nova Scotia, Canada that features a waterfall and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily uShow more
#4 - Channel Lake Loop
Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site
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Length: 13.5 mi • Est. 6 h 8 m
Channel Lake Loop is a 13.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Annapolis, Nova Scotia, Canada that features a lake and is rated as difficult. The trail offers a number of activity optiShow more
#5 - Liberty Lake Full Loop Trail
Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site
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Length: 45.2 mi • Est. Multi-day
This trail is a grueling hike. It goes through the deep wilderness in the wooded lands of Nova Scotia. It runs through swamps, forests, and lakes. Some of it is overgrown and you do have to ford a rivShow more
#6 - Beech Grove
Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site
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Length: 1.4 mi • Est. 40 m
Beech Grove is a 1.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Maitland Bridge, Nova Scotia, Canada that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activiShow more
#7 - Peter Point
Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site
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Length: 2.3 mi • Est. 1 h 8 m
Peter Point is a 2.3 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Maitland Bridge, Nova Scotia, Canada that features a lake and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activitShow more
#8 - Slapfoot
Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site
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Length: 4 mi • Est. 2 h 3 m
Slapfoot is a 4 mile heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Maitland Bridge, Nova Scotia, Canada that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activitShow more
#9 - Roger Brook
Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site
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Length: 0.5 mi • Est. 13 m
Roger Brook is a 0.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Maitland Bridge, Nova Scotia, Canada that features a river and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activiShow more
#10 - Kejimkujik Harbour Rocks
Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 1 h 21 m
Please note: The large loop is closed for hiking due to damage caused by Hurricane Dorian, but the direct trail to the beach is open as usual.Show more
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