Welcome: Your Gateway to Unforgettable Camping Adventures in Nova Scotia!

Discover Nova Scotia’s Hidden Camping Gems

Are you ready to embark on an unforgettable camping adventure in the breathtaking landscapes of Nova Scotia? Look no further! The Campground Owners Association of Nova Scotia (COANS) is your trusted guide to the most remarkable camping experiences in this beautiful province.

Who We Are

The Campground Owners Association of Nova Scotia (“COANS”) is a non-profit campground association, but we are more than just an association of private campgrounds – we are your dedicated partners in creating lasting memories. Our member campgrounds are well known for their exceptional locations, top-notch facilities, and unwavering commitment to providing you with the highest level of service while upholding the highest association ethics.

Why Choose a COANS Campground?

  • Exceptional Service: Our member campgrounds are renowned for their commitment to delivering top-tier customer service. From friendly and knowledgeable staff to clean and well-maintained facilities, we go above and beyond to ensure your comfort and satisfaction.
  • Association Ethics: COANS was founded in 1982 on a set of strong ethical principles that prioritize environmental stewardship, community engagement, and responsible camping practices. When you choose a COANS campground, you’re supporting responsible and sustainable tourism.
  • Variety of Campgrounds: Whether you’re seeking a serene lakeside retreat, a beachfront escape, or a forested haven, COANS offers a diverse selection of campgrounds to suit your preferences.
  • Unspoiled Natural Beauty: Nova Scotia’s picturesque landscapes, from rugged coastlines to lush forests, serve as the backdrop for your adventure. Wake up to stunning sunrises, unwind by the campfire under starry skies, and explore the wonders of nature right at your doorstep.
  • Friendly Communities: Nova Scotians are known for their warm hospitality. When you camp with COANS, you’re not just a visitor; you become part of our close-knit camping family.
  • Endless Activities: Whether you’re an avid hiker, a water sports enthusiast, or simply looking to relax by the campfire, there’s something for everyone here. Explore hiking trails, paddle tranquil lakes, or indulge in local cuisine – the choices are boundless.


Find Your Next Adventure !

Ready to make unforgettable memories in Nova Scotia? Booking your dream camping trip is just a click away. Explore our member campgrounds, discover special offers, and secure your reservation today.

The Campground Owners Association of Nova Scotia strives to offer you a selection of parks with high quality facilities and services, and in doing so we support regulations that guarantee the same. We ask that you abide by the regulations and stay with people who are in the business of making your vacation safe, enjoyable, and all that you imagined it could be.

Camping in Nova Scotia is a dream vacation, and we at COANS will do all we can to make your dreams come true!

Campground Owners' Association of Nova Scotia