July 15th is Provincial Parks Day, so I decided to share with you my top five favorite camping parks in the province. Click the very short video below to see which ones they are and feel free to comment with your favorites-or why you disagree with mine. Happy Parks Day!
#5. Caribou Island Provincial Park-Pictou,Northumberland Shore-If you love white, sandy beaches-this is for you/
#4- Blomindon Provincial Park-Blomindon, Annapolis Valley- A selection of great trails with varying degrees of difficulty.
#3-Five Islands Provincial Park Five Islands,NS-Beautiful views of the Bay of Fundy and of Nova Scotia’s ‘flowerpots’.
#2 Rissers Beach- Port Medway, South Shore another white sand beach-supervised with a nice boardwalk.
# 1 Graves Island Provincial Park,Chester,South Shore -trails, fishing, one of my favorite places to fire up the BBQ.
Keep in mind, almost all the parks will be hosting special events on Provincial Parks Day.
Special Events at Your Provincial Parks on July 15th:
Shubenacadie Provincial Wildlife Park
Dollar Lake Provincial Park
-Experience Our Outdoors
Blomindon Provincial Park
-Make and Fly a Kite
-Forest Fire Fighting with Smokey the Bear
Five Islands Provincial Park
Canada Parks Day Celebration
Ellenwood Lake Provincial Park
Scavenger Hunt & BBQ
Rissers Beach Provincial Park
Sandcastle Competition & Beach Fun
Of course, there is more to our provincial parks than just camping- like hiking
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