Bedford Sackville Greenway Trail

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Bedford Sackville Greenway Trail is a 8.2 kilometer heavily trafficked out and back trail located near Bedford, Nova Scotia, Canada that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from March until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
8.2 km
ELEVATION GAIN
153 m
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

road biking

trail running

walking

forest

lake

river

views

wild flowers

wildlife

washed out

city walk

Bedford Sackville Greenway Trail is located in Bedford, Nova Scotia, connecting to neighbouring community of Sackville. The trail is well used and frequented by cyclists, walkers, pets, and runners. The trail is prone to wash out and flooding, and caution should be taken during the rainy and winter seasons. Following along the highway and main road, the trail is relatively noisey and pets should be kept on leash at all times. With the exception of a few dips in the trail near the baseball field in Bedford, and the steps leading under the overpass, the trail is a almost entirely flat. Parking Information: Parking is available at a number of spots along the Bedford side of the trail, at the trailhead off of Shore Road, at the far (unfrequented) end of the Superstore parking lot off the Bedford Highway, at the far end of the True North Diner parking lot off the Bedford Highway, and at the baseball field parking lot off the Bedford highway. One the Sackville side of the trail parking is available up the street from the trailhead, on the side of the road, as well as on Memory Lane and Range Park road.

1 month ago

It's ok for a park close to a busy highway it sound like cars and it's better than walking on a sidewalk in the town.

Friday, July 31, 2015