2015 Season - June 12 – Sept 14

Entry to the park requires a gate access code. If you arrive at the park without an access code, please call 1-888-544-3434 or use the yellow phone at the park kiosk. Be prepared to provide your reservation information to obtain the gate code.

Park Info: Only minutes from metro Halifax/Dartmouth, Laurie Provincial Park is the perfect escape from the urban rush, yet the park is close enough for day trips in to visit the many attractions found in the metro area. The quiet lakeside setting offers a wide range of outdoor opportunities including camping, canoeing, water skiing, fishing, and swimming.

Facilities and Services
The park has 63 wooded campsites, 1 serviced site for campground host, a large picnic area, and trailer dump station. There is a small unsupervised beach on Shubenacadie-Grand Lake. Oakfield Provincial Park, just a few kilometers north, offers a large open picnic area, boat launch and beautiful sand beach ideal for family swimming.

No check-in for campers prior to 1:00 PM

WiFi is available at the admin building and surrounding area.

Camping reservations can be made beginning April 2, 2015. See our Registration Flyer (PDF) for details and conditions.

Nearby Attractions

Enfield (10 km)
  • Atlantic Canada Aviation Museum
  • Halifax Stanfield International Airport
  • Knaut Rhuland House Museum

Dartmouth (20 km)
  • Shubenacadie Canal/Fairbanks Centre


Halifax (25 km)
  • Citadel, Museums, Province House
  • Public Gardens
  • Sports Hall of Fame

  • Provincial Wildlife Park

For more information on these and other attractions, please consult the or visit one of the many Visitor Information Centres.

How to Find Us

At Grand Lake on Route 2. The park is 10 km ( 6 mi.) north of Highway 102, Exit 5. Our civic address is: 4949 Hwy # 2, Grand Lake.

Laurie Park

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GPS Coordinates

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63°36' 7.90" W

44°52' 41.43" N