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The Islands Provincial Park

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Peacful and tranquil

A delight to walk around , right on the water offering wonderful; views and photo ops of beautiful... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2016
Shelburne, Canada
Beautiful, peaceful and relaxing

This provincial park is located just across the water from the picturesque Loyalist town of... read more

Reviewed 21 August 2016
Vancouver, Canada
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183 Barracks Road, Shelburne, Nova Scotia B0T 1W0, Canada
+1 902-662-3030
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Reviewed 11 September 2016

A delight to walk around , right on the water offering wonderful; views and photo ops of beautiful Shelburne town. Watch Bald Eagles, Herons fish and colorful birds and dragon flies. Also a camp ground so spend the night and star gaze in a dark...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank philandrita
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

This provincial park is located just across the water from the picturesque Loyalist town of Shelburne. Just 5 min by car from the town. Lovely views of the town and a great place to relax. Mid - August was surprisingly calm in the campsite. The...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 17 August 2016 via mobile

Fantastic spot. Very well maintained and super friendly staff. We seen ospreys fishing right in front of us, seals, commorants, loons,bald eagle. Very quiet campground and very close to downtown shelburne. Definitely will be back

Date of experience: August 2016
Reviewed 10 August 2016

This was first time over the weekend at this park. I did some research ahead of time for the provincial parks and thought this one had some nice scenery and views. We stayed in site 32 which had beautiful water views and you could see...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Justtravelling4
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Beautiful park and very well kept. Large sites and lots of amenities. Lots of room for children to explore. The staff was very busy looking after the place.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Shirlee C
Reviewed 3 July 2016

Loved the hiking trails. They are flat and easy to navigate. The tree canopy was awesome on a hot day. Very scenic into Shelburne. Going the other way, there was plenty of granite to explore. I will do them again!

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 16 March 2016

The park retains the beauty of nature whilst allowing comfort and facilities suited to the expectations of tourists. The viewing area open to the ocean includes the area right up to the Sandy Point lighthouse and is even more magnificent as the sun rises and...More

Date of experience: March 2016
1  Thank Margaret J
Reviewed 14 September 2015

This small but lovely provincial park is outstanding. The views from the waterfront campsites can't be beat. The sound of the loons at night is so soothing. Excellent clean facilities, plenty of space between sites, good drinking water, and very charming campground hosts. This is...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank PhDRN
Reviewed 9 September 2015

This park is full of large wooded sites giving lots of shade while not taking away from the scenery. The boulders and large rocks throughout really add to a unique camping experience. Sites are all over the uneven property giving some unique views from each...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank Aaron M
Reviewed 22 August 2015

this park has no gatekeeper as it works on the honor system. the island is wooded and all sites have trees. and many are by the seaside. nice clean washrooms and good showers. just a few minutes away from the beautiful town of Shelburne Nova...More

Date of experience: August 2015
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8 May 2017|
Response from Debora S |
This is a Nova Scotia provincial park. Check their website for serviced rates.