Beechville Lakeside Timberlea Rails to Trails Local Trail Rules in Effect:
(Lakeside Park Drive in Lakeside to Highway 3 crossing in Lewis Lake)
Speed limit 20 km/hr
No motorcycles, motorbikes, dirt bikes, automobiles, trucks, SUV’s or amphibious vehicles
The Trail is closed between 11:00 p.m. and 5:00 a.m.
Dogs must be on a leash
Obey all signs posted
Posted Under Authority of the Crown Lands Act, R.S.N.S. 1989 c114. Unless otherwise authorized in writing by the Minister, Nova Scotia Department of Natural Resources:
No person shall operate a motorcycle, motorbike, dirt bike, automobile, truck, sports utility vehicle, amphibious vehicle, except vehicles used for emergency purposes or for construction and maintenance of the trail.
No person shall exceed the speed of 20 kilometers an hour by any mode of transportation
No person shall use or be on the trail between the hours of 11:00 p.m. local time of any day and 5:00 a.m. local time of the immediately following day.
No person who owns or is in control of a dog shall permit it to be off leash.
No person shall hunt, trap, take or snare any wildlife or attempt to do the same.
No person shall have in their possession or discharge a loaded firearm or bow.
No person shall have in their possession unloaded firearm or bow unless the firearm or bow is permitted to be carried under the Wildlife Act and regulations made thereunder and,
is in a case which is properly fastened; or
is completely wrapped in a material which is securely tied around the firearm or bow; or
is in a case of a firearm, and is rendered inoperable by the attachment of a trigger lock to the firearm
If you see anyone abusing their trail privileges, please report them to: