Monday, 6 August 2012


BISHOPS LAKE FALLS
Soldier's Cove, Richmond County
N 45° 43.107 W 060° 42.197
20T E 678744 N 5065238

photo Charles Doucette (2011)

RIVER: Bishops Brook
CLASS: tiered cascades
SIZE: 1 5'
RATING: average (**1 /2)

TRAIL: upstream
DISTANCE: 2.2km
HIKING TIME: 1 .5 hours
CONDITIONS: moderate

NS Atlas Page: 34/X1
NS topo map: 011F10 (St. Peter's)


DIRECTIONS: from St. Peter's, follow HWY4 eastward out of
the village, 1 7km to McNabs Cove. Turn into a dirt road on your
right at 45N43.879 60W43.338, and park off the road.

Trail Description: the road goes up a steep incline, then followsl
along the top of the hill until you reach a fork in the road , trend
left, walking down another steep incline. At the bottom of the hill
it connects with the old woods road, walk along it to the bridge
crossing the first brook, which feeds from Bishops Lake. Walk
upstream to the falls.