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PEI National Park - Brackley Beach

Location: Green Gables Shore

Supervised Beach: Yes

Brackley Beach is a popular beach destination with majestic dunes, clear water and miles of pristine sand stretching from Rustico Harbour.

Brackley Beach has washroom and change room facilities and is accessible with mobility mats, designated parking and beach wheelchairs available.

Kayak, canoe or stand-up paddleboard in the park on the various ponds as well as in the Gulf of St. Lawrence.

Be a citizen scientist by visiting the onsite Coastie station. Take a photo, share it on social media with #CoastiePEINP or upload at

An entrance fee applies at PEI National Park locations.

Brackley, backlit, sunset, ocean, people

National Park Beach Safety

Lifeguards are on duty at PEI National Park locations between July and Labour Day. They aim to post surf conditions each day by 11 am.

Discover Green Gables Shore

Located on Route 15, Brackley Beach is part of Green Gables Shore and is one of seven supervised beaches in the PEI National Park.

Stanhope Campground

This fully-serviced campground is located along the Gulf Shore Way, a 10 km seaside trail for cycling, walking or inline skating. Also closeby is Covehead Harbour and Stanhope Beach with lifeguard supervision. Camping options range from unserviced to three-ways sites and Parks Canada oTENTiks. Accessible amenities.

What to Do in Green Gables Shore

Glasgow Hills Trails

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