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Whycocomagh Provincial Park

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Good day hike with several trail options

Stopped here for a day hike on a trip from Antigonish to Sydney. Clean restrooms (though was... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
PDaBo
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Nashville, Tennessee
Camping with family

Two nights camping in the yurts. Great trip, wonderful weather the first day with excellent views... read more

Reviewed August 21, 2018
Sean W
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Halifax Ns
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87 Provincial Park Road, Whycocomagh, Nova Scotia B0E 2K0, Canada
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Stopped here for a day hike on a trip from Antigonish to Sydney. Clean restrooms (though was frustrating that they were closed in the early afternoon for cleaning). Hiked all three trails: in on the yellow, up to the lookout on the blue, and back...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed July 8, 2019

Beautiful spot and pit stop on motorcycles before Cabot trail. We camp a lot on our many motorcycle tours and this has to be the cleanest provincial park i have every stayed in. Not very big and site are spaced far apart which is great,...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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Reviewed November 17, 2018

This park has many attractions. There are buildings for cooking in. Yurts are available for rent. The site has great views to the north and west. A trail leads over the mountain on the south of the park. It is quite steep but affords spectacular...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 21, 2018

Two nights camping in the yurts. Great trip, wonderful weather the first day with excellent views from the yurt site. It rained very heavily for most of the second day and the yurt held up very well throughout the rain. The bunk beds were practical...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Sean W
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

We stayed in one of 3 yurts in this park for 5 nights. It’s a fairly small campground pretty quiet. The self check in part was a bit different but really not difficult. The yurt was pretty much your standard yurt placed on a wooden...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed July 6, 2018

It's fine if you want to camp near the Cabot Trail. But didn't seem like there was much else to do there.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed March 3, 2018

Put on my 'To Do' List to return; more exploration of trails & taking of picture memories is needed. Unfortunately when we arrived at the beach, it started to rain & the wind was churning up the waves. Definitely have to revisit and try again.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed October 11, 2017

My boyfriend and I enjoy camping at the various provincial parks in NS. This was our first time at this particular park and we really liked it. The park was kept very clean. The bathroom/shower facilities were excellent, probably some of the cleanest and most...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed July 21, 2017 via mobile

We are doing the Cabot Trail and driving around hitting different campsites. We booked this site spot 13 in advance. Everything had to be done on line. It was a lovely park. We hiked the Scout and the Salt Mountain trails. If you do those...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed July 18, 2017

You can't control the weather or locals ruining one night of your stay. This campground was well maintained and had a very caring staff and the bathrooms/ showers were outstanding.The area is very scenic and there is lots to do in a 75 km radius....More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Yes the trailer sites are in a big open area
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