The Great Trail: Colchester County
Trans Canada Trail
|Record #: COL0028||Last Modified: 17 Jan 2020||Last Full Update: 17 Jan 2020|
|Located In||Colchester County|
|Where To Find Us||Various trailheads: Butter Trail/Short Line Trail, Gully Lake Trail System, and Cobequid Trail|
|Areas Served||Colchester County ; Nova Scotia|
|Description & Services|
|Information||As the longest recreational trail in the world, the Great Trail connects Canada from coast to coast to coast. It embodies the vastness of our landscapes and the diversity of our people. Connect with the past and the present along the Great Trail!
The route of the Great Trail in Colchester County follows scenic, rural roads and some of our best trails including:
Butter Trail / Short Line Trail, a shared-use rail trail along the Northumberland Shore
Gully Lake Trail System, wilderness hiking trails in Gully Lake Wilderness Area
Cobequid Trail, a walking and cycling trail in the greater Truro area
On August 26, 2017, celebrations took place in Colchester County and across Canada in recognition of the many volunteers and partner organizations who made this Great Trail a reality, leaving a legacy for future generations.
|Tags||All Things Trails ; Fundy Connect ; NS Trail Guide ; Outdoor Recreation ; Recreation Categories ; Trails|
|Categories - General||Hiking Trails|