Jigging Cove Trail
|Located In||Neils Harbour|
|Where To Find Us||
Neils Harbour, NS B0C 1N0
|Areas Served||Victoria County|
|Phone||902-285-2691- Ingonish Office
902-224-2306- Cheticamp Office
Description & Services
|Information||Birders and other nature lovers simply enjoy the varied wildlife on this short relaxing trail, following the shoreline of a small man-made lake before connecting with Coastal Trail. The trail name comes from a neighbouring cove, where fishermen used to jig for cod.
Trailhead: Parking lot on the Cabot Trail. Can also be accessed from the Coastal Trail.
Significant Feature: Acadian forest, lake
Length: 5 km (3.1 mi) return
Hiking Time: 2-3 hours
Elevation: 0- 65 m (0 - 215 ft.)
Level trail. Rugged with wet sections. Ends at a boulder beach.