L.O.R.D.A. Park for Senior Citizen & Mentally and Physically Challenged Persons
(Landsdowne Outdoor Recreation Development Association)
|Record #: WES0009||Last Modified: 14 Feb 2020||Last Full Update: 14 Feb 2020|
|Where To Find Us|
|Areas Served||Pictou County|
|Contact||Len Dunbar, President, Landsdowne Outdoor Recreation Development Association; Phone: 902-931-0999 * 902-695-2860; Email: firstname.lastname@example.org|
|Alternate Contact||Jim Crawford, Curator; Phone: 902-396-4470|
|Mailing Address||c/o LORDA
PO Box 1122
1480 Gairloch road, RR2
Canada B0K 2A0
|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, 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 one fishing is reserved as a specialty for Seniors & people with mentally and physically challenged . We also have a U-Fish pond for the public in accordance with the Nova Scotia fishing regulations, pay as you catch.
Length: 5 trails all under one km.
Difficulty: Not yet rated
Availability: Camping during open season, fishing Tue-Sat 8-4
Nearest community: Located in Westville
Fishing ponds * Giant Aquarium * Wharves * Nature Trails * Tenting Area * Picnic areas * Camping Sites * Screened gazebo * Picnic Tables * Disabled Parking * Wheel Chairs * Putting Green * Washer Games * Campfire Site * BBQ Facility * Water * Disabled Nature Trail Maple Syrup Production & Woodworking
|Hours||Tuesday to Saturday 8 am to 4 pm|
|Dates||Long weekend in May to the end of August|
|Accessibility||Fully Wheelchair Accessible|
|Tags||All Things Trails ; Highland Connect ; Marinas / Wharfs ; NS Trail Guide ; Park ; Picnic Grounds ; Recreation Categories ; Trails|
|Categories - General||Community Parks ; Hiking Trails ; Picnic Grounds|