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Barrenland Trail

Located In Queensport
Where To Find Us
Queensport, NS
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Areas Served Guysborough County
Description & Services
Information Walk, bike or ride an ATV along an old road through the Canso Coastal Barren Protected Wilderness Area. You'll soak in the hardy woodlands, lush lakes, pleasant marshes, and a spectacular view of "nature's sculpture garden" from a 130-m (400-ft) elevation. 
Use: Walking, Running, Biking 
Length: 9.71 km 
Type: Out and back 
Difficulty: Not yet rated 
Availability: Open 24/7, year round 
There are no washrooms along this trail 
GPS Coordinates 
Longitude: -61.270086 
Latitude: 45.339873
Special Information
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