At Tyne Valley, turn left at the intersection. At Port Hill,
rich in potato
, you can turn off to Green Park Provincial Park, home
of the Shipbuilding
Birch Hill features two
neighbouring churches. On Prince Edward Island, churches
are prominent features on the landscape and serve as beacons
to the local residents.
area must be one of the most scenic and cleanest areas
of the province. Undiscovered by cottagers, the area retains its
rural beauty with well kept homes
next to fields
and the river. Local
are of a scale which enhances the beauty of the area.
Some of the rustic charm of the area still survives in our
poles and barns
which appear to be beyond repair.
After passing through South-west Lot 16, follow the Ladyslipper
Drive along Route
. The road turns to dirt and you can take a side trip to
Belmont Provincial Park.
As you round the point to Belmont, you are treated to spectacular
Malpeque Bay and you can see Slemon
Park across the bay
As you turn left back onto Route 2 take one last look back
and remember one of the Island's most scenic regions and wave
goodbye to the cows.
Follow Route 2 for another 4.2 kilometers until you're back
at Read's Corner which is the end of this tour.Thanks for taking
the tour. Please send
us your comments or your name and address if you'd like
a visitor's guide and map of Prince Edward Island.