Blomidon Provincial Park, Canning

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Blomidon Provincial Park is a camping and day-use park located at Cape Blomidon on the shores of the Minas Basin in Nova Scotia, Canada. It is known for its hiking and spectacular views over the world's highest tides. Blomidon is located on 1,875 acres (7.6 km²) of land with 600 ft (180 m) high cliffs. It is accessible via Nova Scotia Route 358.The park is open from mid-May to September offering a 70 site campground (both field and woodland sites), two picnic areas, an unsupervised beach and hiking trails. A 14 km loop connects all of the hiking trails, offering an interpretive trail, lookoffs, and a waterfall. The trails offer challenges for all skill levels.Blomidon Provincial Park is located 20 km north of Wolfville, Nova Scotia and 100 km west of Halifax, Nova Scotia. Nearby attractions include the Annapolis Valley Apple Blossom Festival, the Fort Edward National Historic Site and Grand-Pré National Historic Site.
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  • We stopped here for a picnic on our way to Cape Breton. It was low tide and we were able to walk out on the sea floor. The scenery is breathtaking. the contrasts between the blue sky, the greenery on ...  more »
  • Go here twice! Visit when the tides are out and walk out 1/2 mile on the ocean floor. Then visit when the tides cone in and see the difference! It was a terrific place to see what the Bay of Fundy is ...  more »
  • A must for anyone who loves the ocean and nature at it's best. We went twice, once near sunset when the tide was all the way out and then again in the morning on a hot summer day when the ocean sparkl...  more »
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  • Great place to camp. Tenting with the basic or in a RV with power and water hookup. Shower amenities available. 12km of trails for walking or biking with scenic views of the ocean and wildlife. Beach area at the start of the park. Picnic areas available.
  • The campsite is very spacious and great private space. The view from the campsite is gorgeous. I'd definitely come back again !
  • Absolutely incredible park to see the coast, beach comb and enjoy Nova Scotia's wildlife. Highly recommended - particularly a waterfront site if possible.
  • Great hike. Trail for everyone. Amazing views.
  • Great place for scenic photography and hikes in the Nova Scotian wilderness also quiet spot for camping and beach combing

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