Crowbar Lake Trail to Otter Lake

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Crowbar Lake Trail to Otter Lake is a 19.6 kilometer moderately trafficked loop trail located near Porters Lake, Nova Scotia, Canada that features a river and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is best used from April until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
19.6 km
ELEVATION GAIN
700 m
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

dogs on leash

birding

hiking

nature trips

snowshoeing

walking

forest

lake

river

views

wild flowers

wildlife

bugs

muddy

rocky

snow

Crowbar Lake Trail to Otter Lake is a trail located in Porter’s Lake, Nova Scotia. It is the full loop of the Crowbar Lake Hiking Trail system. This trail system offers a variety of scenic trails in a rugged, forested wilderness landscape of exposed, high ridges, and beautiful lakes and waterways. The trails are footpaths, suitable for single file hiking. The Myra road trail head and first several hundred metres are on Crown Land. The Waverley-Salmon River Long Lake Wilderness Area is designated under the Wilderness Areas Protection Act, and is Management by the NSEL and DNR. Low-impact recreation (hiking, snowshoeing, cross country skiing) is permitted. Camping is not permitted on the trail system. The Crowbar trail system was developed and is managed by a local community Wilderness Area Association through trail agreements with NSEL and DNR. Please note you are on your own when using these extensive and difficult trails and should plan ahead for safe travel. Parking Information: Parking is available at the trailhead at 1800 Myra Road.