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Gairloch Picnic & Recreation Park

Located In Lansdowne
Where To Find Us
1480 Gairloch Rd
Lansdowne, NS
Areas Served Pictou County
Phone 902-396-4470
Description & Services
Information The Leese family of Westville have created a haven for the disabled and seniors.  
A special place for a special segment of society to enjoy, nestled in over 300 acres of lush forest.  
Upon entering the expansive park grounds one immediately experiences a sense of serenity and calm.  
This recreational/wilderness park has much to offer besides nature at it's best, fishing, tenting, Bocce Courts and plenty of picnic tables, gazebos and seating to enjoy a barbeque or a picnic for any size group. 
Everyone is welcome to use the park, however fishing is only reserved as a specialty for Seniors & Disabled.
Accessibility Fully Wheelchair Accessible
Special Information
Tags Highland Connect ; Park ; Recreation Categories ; Seniors ; Special Interest