Chebucto Head Trail

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Chebucto Head Trail is a 2.7 kilometer lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Duncan Cove, Nova Scotia, Canada that features beautiful wild flowers and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is best used from April until September. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
2.7 km
ELEVATION GAIN
57 m
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

forest

views

wild flowers

bugs

muddy

over grown

rocky

no shade

Chebucto Head Trail is located in Duncan's Cove, near Halifax, Nova Scotia. The trail is one of a number of footpaths and trails located in the Duncan's Cove Nature Reserve. Chebucto Head begins at the road leading to the Coast Guard radar detection site, from here the trails goes downhill over rocks and grassy areas, making it's way to an inlet, offering beautiful views of the ocean. Footpaths continue after the inlet, however they are unmarked and unfrequented, making them difficult to find and follow. Parking Information: Parking is available on the street at the trailhead on Chebucto Head Road. Visitors should park on the side of the road, and be sure not to block the gate.