Near St. Peters in Richmond County, the Battery Park - St. Peters Abandoned Railway Trail is a 4km route shared by hikers, mountain bikers, ATV riders and nordic skiers. The route runs between between River
Tillard and St. Peters Canal.
The cross country ski trailhead is located at Battery Park in St. Peters.
Overall, Battery Park - St. Peters Railway Trail is the 6th most popular cross country ski area of all 13 Nordic ski destinations in Nova Scotia.