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Caribou-Munroes Island Provincial Park

Caribou-Munroes Island Provincial Park is 11 km (7 mi) north of Pictou and close to the PEI ferry terminal. A mile-long sand beach offers some of the warmest saltwater swimming north of the Carolinas and the campground provides excellent opportunities for camping, or just appreciating nature. Hiking trails can be enjoyed along the shore to Munroes Island. Other activities include bird watching, canoeing and kayaking.

Nearby: Northumberland Fisheries Museum, Hector National Exhibit Centre (both in Pictou) and Museum of Industry, Westray Memorial (both in Stellarton).

Campground accommodations include: 90 open and wooded overnight sites (un-serviced). Open sites are situated on a hill overlooking the ocean. Walk-in sites available. Group sites available.

Park amenities include: flush toilets, showers, disposal station, fire grills, cooking shelters, dishwashing station, change houses, wood and ice. Wireless Internet access available at the administration building. This is a Campground Host park. Leashed pets permitted.

Detailed Information Outdoor activities: Hiking, Swimming Directions: Hwy 104, Exit 22 to Hwy 106 to Caribou; 6 km (4 mi) north of Pictou.


$26 to $26


Activities: Hiking

Approved By: NS Approved

Amenities: Cooking Shelter • Disposal Station • Flush Toilets • Open Sites • Shaded Sites • Showers - Free • Swimming - Ocean • Unserviced

Features: Wheelchair Accessible

Government Level: Provincial

Pets Policy: Pets Welcome

Other Info

Directions: Hwy 104, Exit 22 to Hwy 106 to Caribou; 6 km (4 mi) north of Pictou.

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Caribou-Munroes Island Provincial Park

2119 Three Brooks Rd
Caribou, NS

Phone: 902-485-6134

Toll Free: 1-888-544-3434

Website: http://www.novascotiaparks.ca/parks/caribou.asp

Cancellation Policy: Day