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Ellenwood Lake Provincial Park

Located In Deerfield
Where To Find Us
1888 Mood Rd
Deerfield, NS
Areas Served Yarmouth County
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Phone 902-662-3030
Mailing Address c/o Department of Natural Resources - Parks and Recreation 
15 Arlington Place, Suite 7 
Truro, NS B2N 0G9
Description & Services
Nestled between two lakes in the heart of southern Nova Scotia, this 114 ha (280 acre) park offers walking trails in a hardwood setting, canoeing, swimming, and camping for all those who like to enjoy the outdoors. 
The quiet beauty of nature is evident everywhere. The shoreline holds some of Nova Scotia's rare plants, and the lakes have both brown and speckled trout, chain pickerel, and Atlantic salmon. 
The park offers an 87-site campground, two picnic areas, boat launch, a supervised beach, and hiking trail. 
Are you doing the Participaction150 Chalenge? Check Camping off this summer! Check the website for special events all summer long!
Accessibility Fully Wheelchair Accessible
Special Information
Tags Boat Launch ; Campground ; Canoe/Kayak ; HALIFAX ; NS Trail Guide ; Park ; Playground ; Provincial Park ; Recreation Categories ; South Shore Connect ; Summer Fun ; Swimming ; Trails
Categories - General Beaches ; Boat Launching Sites ; Campgrounds ; Canoeing ; Geocaching ; Kayaking ; Lakes and Ponds ; Picnic Grounds ; Playgrounds ; Provincial/Territorial Parks