Escape to Kejimkujik with Parkbus!

Parkbus offers an environmentally-friendly and affordable option to get out, discover, and enjoy one of Canada’s treasured natural and historical wonders.

Saturday, September 14

Halifax Departure: 8 am to Jakes Landing
Kejimkujik departure: 4:30 pm from Jakes Landing

Enjoy free entry on this special day as Parks Canada celebrates the launch of two authentic Mi’kmaw-style birch bark canoes crafted at Kejimkujik this summer. Parkbus participants can explore Kejimkujik on their own or they can participate in this special event by renting a canoe or kayak from Whynot Adventure ( and joining the flotilla. The flotilla to inaugurate these new canoes departs Jakes Landing at 10:30 am and travels to Kedge Beach for refreshments and celebrations. Don’t miss the opportunity to enjoy pristine nature and Mi’kmaw culture at Kejimkujik.

Regular: $47 – Student/Senior (60+): $42 – Children (12 & under): $24. (Parkbus will refund regular and student/senior guests $4.90 to cover the free entry offered on this day.)

Saturday, September 21 (Rain date: September 28)

Halifax Departure: 1 pm to Jakes Landing
Kejimkujik departure: 9:30 pm from Sky Circle

Come for a paddle, stay for the stars! Explore Kejimkujik on your own for the afternoon and enjoy interconnected waterways, meandering trails and spectacular nature; rentals available from Whynot Adventure ( Once darkness falls, join Parks Canada for an exclusive dark sky experience at the Sky Circle and wonder at the thousands of stars that light up the night. Kejimkujik is home to Nova Scotia’s only Dark Sky Preserve. Private Dark Sky program begins at 8 pm.

Regular: $54 – Student/Senior (60+): $49 – Children (12 & under): $27

Saturday, October 5

Halifax Departure: 8 am to Jakes Landing
Kejimkujik departure: 4:30 pm from Jakes Landing

Come and enjoy the spectacular fall colours as Kejimkujik celebrates autumn in southwest Nova Scotia. Enjoy a crisp hike, bike ride or paddle: rentals available from Whynot Adventure ( You have the whole day to explore nature and relax in the great outdoors. Plan your day at one of the most beautiful and culturally significant places in Nova Scotia.

Regular: $47 – Student/Senior (60+): $42 – Children (12 & under): $24


For more information and to book your trip to Kejimkujik, visit or call 1-888-773-8888.

*Pre-book rentals at: (quantities may be limited). All rentals must be returned to Jakes Landing by 6:45 pm.

All costs include round-trip transportation, park entry fee, promo code for Whynot Adventure rentals and the guided Dark Sky program on September 21 (rain date September 28).