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Shingle Mills Falls Hike

Located In Aylesford
Where To Find Us
Aylesford Mountain, NS
Areas Served Annapolis Valley Region
Description & Services
Directions: From Hwy 101 take Exit 15 and travel south through the Town of Berwick, continuing south towards Windermere.  
Continue on this road until you come to the stop sign at the bottom of Fox Mountain.  
Turn left onto Aylesford Road and travel up the south mountain to the coordinates: N44° 57.043 W 64° 44.079.  
Turn right onto this dirt/logging road staying to the right to avoid meeting large logging trucks abruptly.  
Look for a yellow gate on your left: N 44° 56 364 & W64° 46 406.  
Park off to the side and do not block the road, as this is the trailhead to the falls.  
Level: Easy, short hike  
Activities: Hiking, mountain biking, geocaching, photography, snowshoeing 
Trail Surface: Gravel road, rocky terrain to the falls  
Distance: From gate: 2.32 km return  
Time: Approximately an hour  
What you see: Nice waterfall with a pool at the bottom, hard and soft woods, ferns with mossy rocks and boulders.
Special Information
Tags Active Transportation ; All Things Trails ; Annapolis Valley Connect ; Bicycle ; Geocaching ; Hiking ; NS Trail Guide ; Outdoor Play ; Recreation Categories ; Snowshoeing ; Trails
Categories - General Bicycle Paths/Trails ; Geocaching ; Hiking Trails ; Snowshoe Trails ; Waterfalls