Wednesday, 3 July 2013

CHIPMAN BROOK FALLS

CHIPMAN BROOK FALLS
Ross Corner, Kings County
N 45° 10.702 W 064° 39.500 
UTM: 20T E 369704 N 5004103


RIVER: Chipman Brook
CLASS: cascades
SIZE: , 12'
RATING: average (***)

TRAIL: footpath
DISTANCE: 200m
HIKING TIME: 10 minutes
CONDITIONS: moderate, some steep areas

Geocache: none

NS Atlas Page: 46/Y2
NS topo map: 021H02 (Berwick)

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DRIVING DIRECTIONS: take EXIT13 off HWY101 onto HWY12 north towards Kentville. Drive 3.7km and turn left onto Main St (HWY1). Drive 350m and follow the flow of traffic to the right onto Cornwallis St. Follow this road 6.9km to Centerville and turn left (west) onto HWY221. Drive 3.8km and turn right onto Steadman Road, continue another 3.7km to the top of North Mountain, and turn left onto Hiltz Road. Drive 4.5km and turn right onto Chipman Brook Road. Follow this road 2.9km and park off the side of the road.

TRAIL DESCRIPTION: follow the old road into the woods on your left (west) side, hiking down the hill to where Chipman Brook flows beneath the road. Hike downstream approximately 150m to the base of these small falls.