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Powell's Point Provincial Park Beach

Located In Pictou Landing
Where To Find Us
8049 Pictou Landing Rd, Rte 289
Pictou Landing, NS
Areas Served Pictou County
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Phone 902-662-3030
Contact Nova Scotia Provincial Parks Office
Fax 902-922-2852
Description & Services
Information The park boasts a large picnic area by the warmest salt water in Nova Scotia, with a sandy beach on one side and rocky on the other. For those with canoes and kayaks, the park has a boat launch. 
Washroom: Yes 
Change Room: No 
Showers: No 
Picnic Tables: Yes 
Boardwalk: No 
Canteen: No 
Wood Trail Length: 2.5 km 
Type: Loop 
Use: Walking, Hiking, Biking 
Dates May 20 – Oct 10
Accessibility Partially Wheelchair Accessible
Special Information
Tags Beaches ; Boat Launch ; Highland Connect ; NS Trail Guide ; Park ; Picnic Grounds ; Playground ; Provincial Park ; Recreation Categories ; Trails
Categories - General Beaches ; Bicycle Paths/Trails ; Boat Launching Sites ; Canoeing ; Hiking Trails ; Kayaking ; Picnic Grounds ; Playgrounds ; Provincial/Territorial Parks ; Recreational Oceanfronts