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Kouchibouguac National Park of Canada

A view of Kouchibouguac's Bog Trail, in the fall
Bog Trail
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Nature Trails

Kouchibouguac’s nature trails encourage you to get up close to the park’s plants and animals. Most of the trails are long enough to experience life in the habitat and short enough for all skill levels. We encourage you to do more than one... they all offer something different!

TrailsHabitatsLengthDifficultyTime
Major Kollock Creek Forest 6.3 km Medium 45 mins -1½ hr
Pines (loop) Forest 0.9 km Easy ½ hr
Beaver Forest, Fresh Water 1.4 km Easy 1hr
Mi'kmaq Cedar (loop) Forest, Estuary, Salt Marsh, Fresh Water 0.9 km Easy 1hr
Kellys Beach Boardwalk Forest, Salt Marsh, Lagoon, Dunes 1.2 km Easy 1hr
Bog Forest, Bog, Fresh Water 1.9 km Easy 1½ hr
Kouchibouguac River Trail Forest, Fresh Water, Fields 11.3 km * Medium 4½-5hrs
Tweedie (loop) Fields, Forest, Fresh Water 1.1 km Easy 45mins
Osprey Forest, Fresh Water, Lagoon, Salt Marsh 5.1 km Easy 1½ hrs-2hrs
Claire-Fontaine (loop) Forest, Fresh Water, Lagoon, Salt Marsh 3.3 km Easy 1-1½ hrs

* Starts along the bicycle trail between South Kouchibouguac campground and Sandstone Garden. Add 2 more kilometres to get to the Visitor Information Centre.