Louisbourg Lighthouse Trail

Louisbourg Lighthouse Trail

Region: Fleur-De-Lis, Marconi Trail, Metro CB
Community: Louisbourg

Length:   8.5 km (5.3 mi) return
Hiking Time:   2+ hr
Type of Trail:   crushed stone, natural surface, rocks
Uses (no snow):   walking
Uses (snow):   cross-country skiing, snowshoeing
Facilities:   garbage cans, benches, interpretive panels, outhouse
Dog Use:   on-leash required

Gov't Topo Map:   11G13 (Louisbourg)
Rating (1-5):   2

Trailhead GPS Reference:   N 45 54” 24.8’, W 59 57” 25.5’   

Access Information:
Take Exit 8 off Highway #125. Follow Highway 22 from Sydney for 30.5 km (19 km) to Louisbourg. Turn left onto Havenside Road; watch for large “Lighthouse Trail” sign. Follow the narrow, winding paved road for 1.7 km (1.1 mi) past numerous residences.  The road becomes dirt. Follow it…

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