Translate This Page

 Coronavirus (COVID-19) Resources and Information

Many services listed in our Community Recreation Database ( / NS Trails Guide have reduced hours or are currently closed to the public. We advise that you call ahead to confirm services / trails are open and available before attending in person.

Follow Public Health guidelines for the county you are in.  Always wear a mask in public, including outdoors where physical distancing cannot be maintained.

Please refer to for more details.

Gully Lake Trail System: Sandy Cope Trail

Located In Earltown
Where To Find Us
Trail Head for Yellow Birch Trail, leading to Sandy Cope Trail
1734 Kemptown Rd
Kemptown, NS B6L 6V1
Areas Served Nova Scotia
Social Media Facebook Twitter
Phone 902-895-2007
Contact Cobequid Eco-Trails Society
Description & Services
Information This trail is part of the Gully Lake Trail System of wilderness hiking trails. Hikers are advised to read and consider Cobequid Eco-Trails Society Trail Users' Checklist before heading into the Gully Lake Wilderness Area. Hikers are to follow the path and trail markers. 
Length: 6.4 km loop 
Rating: "moderate" difficulty 
Trail surface: soil/footpath 
Permitted uses: hiking, snowshoeing, backcountry skiing 
Trail access: via Yellow Birch Trail, which is located at the trailhead at 1734 Kemptown Road. The Sandy Cope Trail starts approximately 1.5 km from this trailhead.  
Other trails in the Gully Lake Hiking Trail System: 
Click images to enlarge maps (opens in new tab): 
Categories - General Cross Country Ski Trails ; Hiking Trails ; Maps ; Snowshoe Trails
Special Information
Tags Cross Country Skiing ; Fundy Connect ; Hiking ; NS Trail Guide ; Outdoor Recreation ; Recreation Categories ; Snowshoeing ; Trails ; Walking