We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Beautiful Countryside Drive

My husband and I drove the Glooscap Trail from Truro down to Windsor in late August. The weather... read more

Reviewed 5 October 2017
Julie B
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
Everything we hoped it would be.

A phenomenal walk on the ocean floor with great photographic opportunities. This was as... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2017
Palm Harbor, Florida
Read all 8 reviews
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
  • Excellent51%
  • Very good12%
  • Average0%
  • Poor37%
  • Terrible0%
4 Oct 2017
“Beautiful Countryside Drive”
6 Jul 2017
“Everything we hoped it would be.”
Nova Scotia, Canada

Similar Things to Do in Nova Scotia

Write a Review
Reviews (8)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Reviewed 5 October 2017

My husband and I drove the Glooscap Trail from Truro down to Windsor in late August. The weather was gorgeous and the scenery was beautiful. There are lots of places you can stop along this path for hiking or picnicking - Burntcoat/Walton/Summerville - or you...More

Thank Julie B
Reviewed 6 July 2017

A phenomenal walk on the ocean floor with great photographic opportunities. This was as outstanding as we had hoped it would be. ....so impressive and a nice walk on the tidal floor.

2  Thank jdlcbl
Reviewed 12 November 2016 via mobile

We travelled the road from Truro to wolfville in July with our trailer. The road is drive-able but not in the best shape. Would not have taken it in a big bus rv. When we visited the Walton lighthouse we were told they were suppose...More

1  Thank Bill2013bob
Reviewed 2 August 2016

went to Parsborough town great place quaint seen some beautiful sights along the way a must to see very friendly people and great food

Thank Bev Y
Reviewed 14 August 2015 via mobile

The road has many twists and turns yes, but the points along the trail are awesome! Burntcoat head park is in my opinion a must see!! Coming through this area of coast is beautiful... take your time and all will be fine..

1  Thank canajian1
Reviewed 2 January 2015

We took the part of this road that runs from Noel (Burncoat Head) to Maitland. Most of the way the pavement was rough, and since the road doesn't run very close to the coast for that stretch, the scenery was nothing special. Burncoat Head is...More

5  Thank West52
Reviewed 3 April 2010

The Glooscap Trail follows the shores of the Minos Basin and the upper Bay of Fundy into Chignecto Bay. Part of the road, the 215 is litle used and in fairly rough shape, although some paving has been done recently. The main part of the...More

11  Thank kayakdover
Reviewed 2 July 2009

I traveled part of the Glooscap Trail in late June 2009. The condition of the road ranged from bad to terrible. I don't dispute the attraction of sights and places along the way but travelers really need to know that the road (rte 215) is...More

1  Thank vermonter54
Nearby Restaurants
Walton Pub
22 reviews
15.21 km away
Diane's Take out and Restaurant
87 reviews
21.25 km away
Bing’s Eatery
110 reviews
26.34 km away
Masstown Market
98 reviews
28.61 km away
Nearby Attractions
Burntcoat Head Park
110 reviews
3.47 km away
That Dutchman's Cheese Farm
35 reviews
12.51 km away
Walton Lighthouse
28 reviews
15.53 km away
Anthony Provincial Park
7 reviews
17.55 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Glooscap Trail staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines