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Bluff Wilderness Hiking Trails

Bay Self Storage, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 902-876-7377
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Rough trail

This hike is just simply amazing. The view I just can not express how good it is. The trail is... read more

Reviewed 1 April 2018
John C
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Rough terrain with no real scenery and constant highway noise

The Bluff Trail seems good enough as a wilderness trail so close to the city, but: The terrain... read more

Reviewed 12 September 2017
jvangurp
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Halifax, NS Canada
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31 Mar 2018
“Rough trail ”
12 Sep 2017
“Rough terrain with no real scenery and constant highway noise”
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Bay Self Storage, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Reviewed 1 April 2018 via mobile

This hike is just simply amazing. The view I just can not express how good it is. The trail is very rough. Not clearly marked. Climbing over rocks, trees etc will be required. You will not be moving quickly. There are three loops. Pot lake...More

Thank John C
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Reviewed 12 September 2017

The Bluff Trail seems good enough as a wilderness trail so close to the city, but: The terrain is very rough and in wet weather would be quite mucky in spots The many exposed roots and the rough rocky trail is really awful for hiking,...More

2  Thank jvangurp
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

These trails are very enjoyable for a light to moderate hike. There are several lengths of hikes to select from including an overnight camping hike.

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Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

If you want to have the lamest hike of your life step right up. Like its nothing! Literally ZERO Bear Lairs or whimsical nature fun. We found a cool caterpillar who was pretty much down for anything but we were afraid he would die if...More

1  Thank CriticalJack
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Reviewed 16 October 2016

Well marked and moderately challenging trails traversing groomed areas, rocky paths, and wooded areas with tree roots. Took roughly 2 1/2 hr with short breaks for water and photos to do the first loop (Pot Lake). It was a beautiful fall day, so the views...More

2  Thank TDakin
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Reviewed 24 July 2016

The trails are well-kept and accessing it is super easy. It is real hiking, no crusher dust here. It will take longer than you think to do a loop, so bring some food and water, and definitely bring your camera. The scenery is fantastic, a...More

2  Thank racsan24
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Reviewed 6 June 2016 via mobile

Great wilderness trail just outside of the city off exit 4 of the 103. We did the pot lake route took us 2 1/2 hours with two small breaks. This is not a groomed trail lots of rocks,roots and hills. Come with water, snack and...More

3  Thank mlively06
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Reviewed 26 April 2016

It was our second visit to this trail. Again, we completed the yellow loop. We loved it. The views are amazing! It's slightly strenuous, but not too difficult. We'll be back!

2  Thank AKDNRN
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Reviewed 19 April 2016

Great trails located just outside of halifax. Lots of possible choices to walk or hike. I recommend a good pair of shoes or boots and pack some water and snacks. The views at some points are awesome so head out and enjoy. Cell phones may...More

3  Thank JDTravelCanada
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Reviewed 15 December 2015

You can reach the place by car, a bicycle or a city transit bus just about an hour from Halifax and you can reach this absolutely fantastic mountain hiking trail. I recommend hiking boots as there are some steeper slopes, you may also meet a...More

3  Thank Ryszard S
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Jean-Pierre M
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Yes but dogs, or other pets, should not be running at large and should be on a leash. The Wildlife Act applies and there are endangered species in the area - both flora and fauna. (Sorry for the late reply).
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