Trails & Parks
Main Street Maples
Between Highway 10
and the South Shore Annapolis Valley Trail
Park has picnic tables and benches
available in season. Supported by NGAPS
River Ridge Common
10 (#4668) on the outskirts of New Germany.
information, contact the Trail Coordinator at 902-541-1352 or
South Shore Annapolis Valley Trail
This 122 km trail travels between the Goose Chase Road in New Germany to the
Town of Bridgetown in the Annapolis Valley and Caledonia in the Region of
Queens. Access includes hikers, bicycles, ATVís, snowmobiles, skies, and
horses. Parking is available at various access points along the trail. The
trail is groomed in the winter by the
Crossburn Snowmobile Club.
LaHave River Trail
This trail will re-create a rail link between the Town of Bridgewater and
the South Shore Annapolis Valley Trail in New Germany. The three
kilometre section along Wentzell's Lake is complete and approximately three
kilometres of trail from Cookville Falls to the Cookville Provincial Park is
presently under construction. Parking is available at the Southwest
end of the trail. When completed, access will include hikers, bicycles, ATVís,
snowmobiles, skies, and horses.
date - March 2015: The
LaHave River Trial Association
is continuing their efforts to recreate a trail link between New Germany and
Bridgewater. Work begins this spring on the trail section between Goose Chase
Road and Veinot Road in Pinehurst. When completed, the Valley will be linked
through the South Shore Annapolis Valley Trail all the way to the shops and
services in Cookville. The Association volunteers are committed to ongoing
discussions with private land owners and would like to assure people that their
route will provide full insurance coverage and not limit the landowners use of
their property if private land is used. The Association welcomes members and
public input. For more information, contact the Trail Coordinator at
This trail is supported
by the LaHave River Trail Association. Information
about LRTA and application for membership.
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For more information about trails in
Lunenburg County please see
Municipality of the District of Lunenburg.
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To commemorate the
the District of Lunenburgís 125th anniversary in 2004,
Indian Falls was designated as a Municipal Park.
Known for having some of the areaís best salmon fishing, Indian Falls
also offers a picnic area, on-site privies, walking trails, rock beach
and look off points.
Between April and November the park is open from 8:00a.m. until dusk.
Mushamush Beach Park
Mushamush Beach Park is a
treasure located on Mushamush Lake in Sweetland.
Between May and October, the park is open from 9:00a.m. until
dusk for swimming, picnicking or a leisurely walk.
The beach is equipped with accessible picnic tables, on-site
privies and has a special ramp available for wheelchair water
access. There is also a small play area on-site for children.
Veteran's Memorial Park
Veteran's Memorial Park Boat Ramp on
New Germany Lake, LaHave River.
Supported by: LaHave River
Watershed Enhancement Foundation
Northfield Boat Ramp
Harold Silver Road on Mushamush Lake
Supported by: Lunenburg County
For more information about boat ramps in Lunenburg
County and Nova Scotia please see
Scotia Fisheries & Aquaculture