For health and fitness benefits, snowshoeing is great for you. It provides a cardio workout while also building strength, agility, balance and endurance. The best part is, you get to do it all in the beautiful outdoors!

Pictou County Snowshoe Loan Program - Trenton Park

Through funding support from the NS Thrive Strategy, Active Pictou County has multiple sets of snowshoes in various sizes that are available for residents to borrow. 

Reservations can be made by calling 902-752-1019 or stopping by the Trenton Park office (119 Park Road) during regular business hours (Monday to Friday, 8:00am to 4:00pm). Weekend rentals can be picked up on Fridays. Walking poles are also available!



Hike NS - Where to Borrow, Rent or Purchase Snowshoe Guide

Note that this list is not comprehensive. The information included below is the result of various organizations and businesses
responding to a survey. If you know of a source that is missing, please contact


Link to Snowshoe Guide