Acadian Trail

MODERATE 16 reviews

Acadian Trail is a 7.1 kilometer moderately trafficked loop trail located near Kings, Nova Scotia, Canada that features a waterfall. The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used for hiking, walking, and scenic driving. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
7.1 km
ELEVATION GAIN
495 m
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

hiking

scenic driving

walking

forest

views

waterfall

Acadian Trail is one of the more popular trails on the Western side of the Cabot Trail. The western half of the loop takes you up through Acadian Forest with plenty of Overlooks over the sea while the Eastern half takes you down a valley with a stream and plenty of cascades.

2 days ago

Gorgeous! Challenging to get up the mountain, but definitely worth the hike!

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7 days ago

Fantastic views !Nice moderate trail. We did it in about 3 hours with numerous stops for views. the last half actually may have been the nicest, following the creek all the way back with a gradual descent. Trail actually shows as 8.4 kms.

5 months ago

Personally, we loved the variety of this trail.

6 months ago

Great views, and a thrilling ascent. I wish I was back there.

10 months ago

Amazing view from lookouts

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