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Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site of Canada


Discover deep traditions in harmony with pristine nature in Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site. A Dark Sky Preserve displays the science and stories of the stars. Kejimkujik Seaside's pristine and protected coastal estuary offers an opportunity for visitors to help save a fragile ecosystem and enjoy an idyllic landscape. Interconnecting waterways and woodland trails lead paddlers and hikers through an ecosystem rich with wildlife. Aboriginal rock-art illuminates thousands of years of Mi’kmaw heritage. And the Atlantic coast reveals its beauty in Kejimkujik Seaside.

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Dark Sky Preserve at night with visible stars over lake
Dark Sky Preserve: stars, planets and culture
Delve into distant celestial bodies in Nova Scotia’s only Dark Sky Preserve. Kejimkujik interpreters offer a blend of science and storytelling as unique as a shooting star.
Gone Crabbin' Participants at St Catherines Estuary Kejimkujik Seaside
Gone Crabbin’: Citizen Science Seaside Adventure
Up for a salty adventure in a pristine and protected coastal estuary at Kejimkujik Seaside? Take part in this exclusive maritime experience and help protect native species from the invasive European Green Crab. 
Girl Paddling in Voyageur Style Canoe on the Mersey River
Discover Kejimkujik in Voyageur Style!  
Climb aboard our Voyageur Canoe for a one hour tour with two skilled Parks Canada guides. Slow down to the rhythm of Keji as you dip your paddle into the still waters of the Mersey River.
Hand touching a stone carving at Kejimkujik National Park and National Historic Site
View petroglyphs and discover Mi’kmaw history
Four millennia of Aboriginal heritage awaits. Engaging petroglyph tours reveal powerful and ancient stories etched in stone and a recreated Mi’kmaw encampment offers an immersive cultural experience.
Hikers enjoying a rest with dog on the beach at Kejimkujik Seaside 
White-sand beaches, cobblestone and basking seals Welcome to Kejimkujik Seaside - an Atlantic preserve of barrens, bogs, balsam fir and beaches. Seals frolic on offshore islands, hiking paths wander past wildflowers and quartzite sands sing with every step.

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