Halifax, NS Trails and Parks

Halifax has 12 trails in the vicinity, including 9 hiking trails and 4 for mountain biking. These trails range from 2 to 15 miles in length. The most popular trails are Hemlock Ravine Park, York Redoubt National Historic Site, Nova Scotia and Canada. Trails.com member Allyson C. recently completed Long Lake Provincial Park.
  • Shad BayView Trail Details

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    Halifax, NS

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    The trail is southwest of Halifax, toward Pegg's Cove. The ride along the Shad Bay trail is a short, 6-mile out-and-back on a rolling, rocky ...

  • Long Lake Provincial ParkView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Halifax, NS

    • Hiking  
    •  1 hour
    •  2 miles
    •  Guide

    Well known to local residents and dog walkers, Long Lake Provincial Park, bounded on three sides by major paved roads, can be reached by car ...

  • Hemlock Ravine ParkView Trail Details

    1 Reviews

    Halifax, NS

    • Hiking  
    •  1 hour
    •  2.5 miles
    •  Guide

    Hemlock Ravine is considered by many to be one of the finest parks in the city. Located near the former northern boundary of Halifax, these 81 ...

  • Lakes LoopView Trail Details

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    Halifax, NS

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  15 miles
    •  Guide

    The trail is located west of Halifax, near St. Margaret's Bay. The Lakes Loop is a long ride that passes through a variety of terrain, including ...

  • Halifax - Insiders' GuideView Trail Details

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    Halifax, NS

    • Hiking  
    •  Guide

    In many ways, Halifax is the perfect medium-size city: It has nearly everything it needs and far fewer problems than larger cities. A city built ...

  • Nova Scotia, CanadaView Trail Details

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    Halifax, NS

    • Hiking  
    •  Up to a week's worth of fun.
    •  Guide

    Nova Scotia makes for a great family vacation. Most American visitors enter Nova Scotia on ferries that link Maine with Yarmouth. From there ...

  • Shearwater FlyerView Trail Details

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    Halifax, NS

    • Hiking  
    •  2-3 hours e
    •  6.25 miles
    •  Guide

    Abandoned rail lines converted into recreational pathways, such as the Shearwater Flyer, are often named for their most prominent natural feature. ...

  • York Redoubt National Historic SiteView Trail Details

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    Halifax, NS

    • Hiking  
    •  1-2 hours
    •  3 miles
    •  Guide

    During World War II, York Redoubt was one of the most important elements in the Halifax defence system. Today, it has become a quiet location ...

  • Sir Sandford Fleming ParkView Trail Details

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    Halifax, NS

    • Hiking  
    •  1-2 hours
    •  2.75 miles
    •  Guide

    A beloved family recreation site near peninsular Halifax, yet still seemingly remote, Fleming Park offers a variety of activities throughout ...

  • McNabs IslandView Trail Details

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    Halifax, NS

    •  2 to 3 hours
    •  4.5 miles
    •  Guide

    Few North American cities are blessed with an island wilderness in sight of their business and financial centre. The site of a French fishing ...

  • BLT TrailView Trail Details

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    Halifax, NS

    •  5 to 6 hours
    •  12 miles
    •  Guide

    New trails are springing up all over the province, the majority being developed by community volunteer associations. Perhaps nowhere did that ...

  • WrandeesView Trail Details

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    Halifax, NS

    • Mountain Biking  
    •  6 miles
    •  Guide

    The ride is southwest of downtown Halifax, just a short distance from the Armdale Rotary. Wrandees' trails are sandwiched in between St. Margaret's ...