Salt Marsh Trail

EASY 22 reviews

Salt Marsh Trail is a 19.5 kilometer moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. Dogs are also able to use this trail but must be kept on leash.

DISTANCE
19.5 km
ELEVATION GAIN
77 m
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

dogs on leash

wheelchair friendly

kid friendly

birding

cross country skiing

hiking

mountain biking

nature trips

road biking

snowshoeing

trail running

walking

lake

views

wild flowers

wildlife

snow

no shade

The Salt Marsh Trail is a section of the Trans Canada Trail, located in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia. In one direction Salt Marsh continues into Shearwater Flyer Trail, and in the other continues into the Atlantic View Trail, and connects on the left to Cole Harbor Heritage Park. The main trail is linear and consists of flat, well-traveled gravel terrain. The trail is stroller and wheelchair friendly. Saltmarsh offers remote bog-land, salt marsh, and wildlife views. Parking Information: Parking is available at either end of the trail. Best parking is at the trailhead on Bisset Road.

1 month ago

Great views. Must do! Cycling only otherwise won’t see anything

mountain biking
1 month ago

Definitely preferred biking over walking it!

mountain biking
1 month ago

Not bad, mostly flat, decent view, good exercise. Bring water and snacks!

We also saw 2 eagles they were huge and they went woosh woosh wee and flew away i slow motion. Prey coo

walking
3 months ago

Great trail for on leash dog walking. Tons of other people around

Kinda boring and not aloud to have dogs of leash but over all not bad.

4 months ago

Nice flat trail you can do a short walk or a long one depending on your mood.
It's out and back easy to navigate with nice views

walking
6 months ago

nice and easy walk

mountain biking
Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Walking, running, biking, It is hands down the best trail in all of Halifax. Beautiful scenery, friendly people, and nature. Amazing!

hiking
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mountain biking
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hiking
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hiking
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walking
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9 months ago

mountain biking
Sunday, July 02, 2017

road biking
Sunday, August 28, 2016