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      The Kentville Ducks Unlimited Site, known in town as “Miners Marsh”, is a stunningly beautiful area in a wetland habitat. It’s home to a variety and abundance of wildlife, and since the site is complete with viewing stands, picnic tables, and interpretive signage, it’s an ideal location for birdwatchers and nature enthusiasts.

      This protected site includes 1.7 km of maintained trail built by the Town of Kentville in partnership with Nova Scotia Health Promotion and Protection, the Rotary Club of Kentville, and Michelin. Families, check out the Miners Marsh Trail Adventure The games, information and activities are sure to transform your walk around the Marsh into an adventure!
      Primary Trail Type: Cross-Country
      Land Status: City Managed
      Land Manager: Town of Kentville
      Access Info:
      You can access Miners Marsh from the Harvest Moon Trail at the intersection of the trail with Leverett Avenue (2 Klondyke Street), and from the parking area behind the Law Courts building on Cornwallis Street (81 Cornwallis Street).
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      Region Details
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      Region Status
      Open as of May 1, 2020


      Trails (view details)
      Trails Mountain Bike
      Trails Hike
      Trails Trail Running
      Total Distance
      1 mile
      Total Descent Distance
      2,021 ft
      Total Descent
      42 ft
      Total Vertical
      135 ft
      Highest Trailhead
      144 ft
      Ridden Counter

      Popular Miner's Marsh Mountain Biking Trails

      Recent Ride Log Activity in Region

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      Recent Trail Reports

      May 1, 2020 @ 2:48pm
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      Short loop
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      Marsh Loop
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      Marsh Loop
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      Klondyke St trail
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      May 1, 2020
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      Courtland Cres trail
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      May 1, 2020
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      Cornwallis St trail
      May 1, 2020 @ 2:48pm
      May 1, 2020
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      Activity Feed

      jingles6wishlistregionMiner's Marsh
      Nov 4, 2022 @ 7:05am
      Nov 4, 2022
      bent6543addreportCornwallis St trail and 13 more
      May 1, 2020 @ 2:42pm
      May 1, 2020
      bent6543addtrailKlondyke St trail and 6 more
      Jan 12, 2020 @ 1:26pm
      Jan 12, 2020

      Nearby Areas

      The Gorge 7 14 6 11.3 km
      Mitchell Brook 3 102.4 km
      Lockhart Ryan Memorial Park2.6 km
      Bird Sanctuary 2 53.3 km
      Centreville Recreation Park3.6 km

      Activity Type Stats

      activitytypetrailsdistancedescentdescent distancetotal verticalratingglobal rankstate rankphotosreportsroutesridelogs
      Mountain Bike71 mile43 ft2,021 ft135 ft
      Hike71 mile43 ft2,021 ft135 ft
      Trail Running71 mile43 ft2,021 ft135 ft
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