McMaster Mill Historic Park

Record #: MCK0409
Last Modified: 14 Sep 2023
Last Full Update: 14 Sep 2023


Located In Rockville Notch
Where To Find Us
205 Rocknotch Rd
Rockville Notch, NS
Areas Served Annapolis County ; Kings County (NS)



Description & Services

(photos by Penelope Stenhouse-St-Laurent) 
Are you the type of person who enjoys finding hidden gems? McMaster Mill is loaded with history, trails, waterfalls and more!  
Things to do 
-Walk the trail 
-Take some pictures 
-Learn through the interpretive signs 
-Have a picnic 
-Listen to the waterfalls 
-Go to the viewing platform 
-Complete the earth adventure "Time Travel Detectives" with your family or friends along the trails! Go to to download the free step-by-step instructions for the McMaster Mill Park Adventure.  
Earth Adventures is an exciting new website and phone app ( that provides easy-to-follow instructions for self-guided activities for families and small youth groups on 30 short trails in some of the most popular and beautiful locales in Halifax and Kings Counties. Perfect for outdoor adventures with friends and family! Check our website ( and our social media (@earthadventuresNS) for regular updates.  
Things to keep in mind: 
-Use caution and stay on marked trails 
-No bikes or motorized vehicles permitted 
-No camping or open fires 
-No littering 
-Please keep dogs on leash and clean up after them 
-Leave only footprints, take only photographs
Hours Dawn - Dusk
Dates All Year.
Events Calendar link to upcoming events on

Special Information

Tags All Things Trails ; Annapolis Valley Connect ; Family-friendly ; Hiking ; NS Trail Guide ; Outdoor Recreation ; Park ; Recreation Categories ; Snowshoeing ; Summer Programs ; Trails
Categories - General Community Parks ; Cross Country Ski Trails ; Hiking Trails ; Historic Places ; Snowshoe Trails