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Ovens Natural Park

Family Campground

Located In Riverport
Where To Find Us
326 Ovens Rd, PO Box 38
Riverport, NS B0J 2W0
Areas Served Lunenburg County
Phone 902-766-4621
Description & Services
Walk the spectacular cliff-side nature trail to the famous sea caves or "Ovens" for which the park was named. 
The Ovens Natural Parks sea caves are quite unique and well worth the visit. Other day visit activities are gold panning, yes gold panning.  
To make a reservation to camp (tent or RV or cabin) please contact us by email or phone.  
We offer some of the best camping in all of Nova Scotia. We also offer the following: 
-Camping for tents, trailers & RVs. 
-Camping Cabins & Cottages 
-The Sea Cave Walking Trail 
-Live Music Every Night (except mondays) July 1 thru Labour Day 
-Kayak Tours 
-Gold Panning 
-The Ol' Miner Diner (with the absolute best food, drinks & desserts.) 
-Petting Farm 
-Bike Rentals 
-The Best Staff Around 
The annual Chapin Music Festival. Which is the 3rd Sunday every August. 
We have been keeping our little bit of earth green for many years now, and appreciate all the guests that have passed through here and love it as much as we do. Looking forward to seeing you at The Ovens Park. 
We enjoy sharing our little bit of heaven here at the Ovens with guests from all over the world, and especially our neighbours here in Lunenburg county.  
We are reminding everyone that when we are closed we ask you to respect our privacy.
Hours Please note we do not check the phone everyday when we are closed, but we will get back to you eventually. 
We invite you to visit us between mid May and Oct. 1 
Our pool usually opens on or about mid June. 
Take out usually opens on or about end of June 
Restaurant usually opens on or about end of June/ July 1st 
Music starts when restaurant opens 
Special Information
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