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Beaver Mountain Provincial Park

Beaver Mountain Provincial Park located in James River, Antigonish County in the Northumberland Shore region. The park has a small picnic area with beautiful views of Antigonish and Cape Breton Island, as well as a well-marked trail system. The 6-km trail system offers everything from leisurely paved walkways to fairly challenging unpaved hills – great for cross country skiing, snow-shoeing, wildlife observation or long hikes or quiet walks in the woods. Park amenities include parking, picnic areas, fresh water taps, vault toilets, rest areas with benches and an interpretive kiosk with details of the park, its hiking trails and the area’s natural history.


Activities: Birding • Cross Country Skiing • Hiking • Snowshoeing

Features: Wheelchair Accessible

Government Level: Provincial

Other Info

Directions: Hwy 104, Exit 30, 3 km (2 mi) west.

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Beaver Mountain Provincial Park

472 Beaver Mountain Rd
James River, NS

no facilities in winter (parking at gate only).

Website: http://novascotiaparks.ca/misc/parks_a-z_info.asp#beaver