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Murphy's Camping on the Ocean

Murphy's Camping on the Ocean is located in Murphy Cove on the Eastern Shore and offers one of the most scenic and interactive camping locations in Nova Scotia.

Our sites are both open and wooded and offer a spectacular panoramic view of the Atlantic Ocean and coastal islands. At Murphy's Camping, you will experience marine life, such as osprey, eagles, many other seabirds, seals, porpoise, and sometimes even sea turtles. We are a perfect location for kayaking, with an amazing array of ever-changing seascapes and an archipelago of islands stretching all along our unspoiled coastline, allowing you to paddle for hours without seeing another soul.

Other nearby attractions include Clam Harbour Beach, Taylor Head Beach, hiking trails, Krauch's Smokehouse, AquaPrime Mussel Ranch, Fisherman's Life Museum and Memory Lane Heritage Village.

Our accommodations include 40 overnight sites with 15/30 electrical hook-up, water hook-up and unserviced sites, plus 10 seasonal sites and rental trailers. Guest amenities include flush toilets, pit toilets, disposal station, free showers, a laundromat, fire pits, wood, ice, lobster, pay phones. Free: Wi-Fi, coffee, communal campfire and mussel boils. Campground facilities and activities include a clubhouse, recreation hall, playground, games, kayaking, swimming, fishing, crab fishing, a marina, boat rentals, and boat tours. Pets are permitted.

Visa, MasterCard and Debit are accepted.

Cancellation policy: Must cancel 48 hours prior to day of arrival.


$27 to $39


Activities: Canoeing • Fishing • Hiking

Approved By: Canada Select

Amenities: Camp, Cabins, Trailers • Disposal Station • Electrical Hookup • Flush Toilets • Kitchenette Facilities • Laundromat • Open Sites • Pit Toilet • Playground • Rec Hall • Shaded Sites • Showers - Free • Swimming - Ocean • Unserviced • Water Hookup

Features: Internet Access

Memberships: Coans • Tians

Pets Policy: Pets Welcome

Other Info

Other Info: trailer $70–95 (2P; max 6P); weekly rates

Directions: Hwy 7, 80 km east of Halifax.

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Murphy's Camping on the Ocean

308 Murphys Rd
Murphy Cove, NS

Phone: 902-772-2700

Website: http://www.murphyscamping.ca/

Cancellation Policy: Two Day
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Contact: The Murphys