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North River Provincial Park and Falls

Located In North River Bridge
Where To Find Us
681 Oregon Rd
North River Bridge, NS B0E 1B0
Areas Served Victoria County
Description & Services
Information Nova Scotia has a wealth of provincial parks. Some are small picnic areas, and others are large parks with a variety of facilities. North River Provincial Park is situated 3.5 km (2 mi) off the Cabot Trail at North River Bridge on Cape Breton Island. North River is a small picnic park located 
above the river and is well-known for fishing. A number of back country hiking trails begin at the park in the North River Wilderness Area. One wilderness trail (9km each way) leads through a spectacular steep-sided river canyon with deep salmon pools to a beautiful 32-metre (104 foot) waterfall.
Special Information
Tags All Things Trails ; Cape Breton Connect ; Fall Fun ; HALIFAX ; NS Trail Guide ; Park ; Provincial Park ; Recreation Categories ; Trails
Categories - General Beaches ; Hiking Trails ; Picnic Grounds ; Provincial/Territorial Parks