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Farmlands - Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site

Travel back into Keji's past with a walk to an old drumlin farm. Drumlins, elliptical hills, were formed many thousands of years ago during glacial periods. In the 19th century they attracted settlers who built their farms on the tops. Walk through the forest in the trail of ancient glaciers and search for evidence of the old farm.

Trailhead: Trail parking lot is located off main Parkway Significant Feature: Hike a glacial drumlin and discover why it was that settlers chose to locate farms on drumlins Length: 1.1 km (0.7 miles) loop Hiking Time: 20 minutes
The trails at Kejimkujik showcase an incredible variety of habitats, scenery and places of cultural and historical significance. Visitor services at Kejimkujik are available from mid-May until mid-October. Please visit www.parkscanada.gc.ca/keji for maps and information on visitor safety and visitor services.
Be responsible for your safety:
• Ensure that dogs are kept leashed and do not approach, disturb or feed wild animals

• Take along appropriate clothing and carry water with you, especially for longer trails, climbs or open barrens

• Bring insect repellent as black flies and mosquitoes are common all summer

• Stay on boardwalks and designated paths to protect fragile vegetation


Activities: Birding • Hiking

Cell Service: Full

Core Experience: Outdoor Adventure

Features: Multilingual

Government Level: National

Pets Policy: Leashed

Trail Surface: Natural

Trail Type: Day Use

Other Info

Directions: Park located off Rte 8, between Annapolis Royal and Liverpool.

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Farmlands - Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site

3005 Main Parkway
Maitland Bridge, NS

Oct to May no visitor services; no winter maintenance.

Phone: 902-682-2772

Website: http://www.parkscanada.gc.ca/keji

Distance: 1
Duration: 0.5 hours