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Petersfield Provincial Park

Record #: CBM0283
Last Modified: 11 Apr 2019
Last Full Update: 28 Feb 2017


Located In Westmount
Where To Find Us
1126 Westmount Rd
Westmount, NS
Areas Served Cape Breton Regional Municipality


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Contact Sarah MacDonald, Department of Natural Resources; Phone: 902-295-2554

Description & Services


Petersfield Provincial Park is a picnic park overlooking the south arm of Sydney Harbour on Cape Breton Island (off Route 239).

The park contains remnants of four cultural periods, dating from the late 18th to mid 20th centuries. Other park features include picnic tables, interpretive signs, and an extensive network of trails (7 km/4.5 mi).

Open seasonally for winter activities although there are no facilities or services provided.