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Cobequid Trail: D.A.R. Section

Located In Truro
Where To Find Us
202 Willow St
Truro, NS B2N 4Z9
Areas Served Nova Scotia
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Phone Colchester County: 902-897-3180
Contact Hilary Paquet
Description & Services
Information Length of this section is 3.5 km  
The surface is composed of crushed gravel, wooden bridges; this section is semi wheelchair accessible. 
Permitted use of the trail includes walking, cycling; dogs on leash; no motorized vehicles. 
There are several access points for this trail:
  • King Street south of Arthur Street,
  • Kaulback Street at Nova Scotia Community College (parking available),
  • 202 Willow Street - look for Trans Canada Trail kiosk with red roof (parking available),
  • Cobequid Trail Gateway in Lower Truro on Highway 236 across from Truro Heights Road (parking available)
The Cobequid Trail is a 16 km network of trails in the central Colchester area. Information about other sections of the trail can be found by clicking on their names below:  
A map of this section can be found here.
Categories - General Bicycle Paths/Trails ; Cross Country Ski Trails ; Hiking Trails ; Maps ; Snowshoe Trails
Special Information
Tags Bicycle ; Cross Country Skiing ; Fundy Connect ; NS Trail Guide ; Outdoor Recreation ; Recreation Categories ; Snowshoeing ; Trails ; Walking