Let's Go Surfin' Now, Everybody's Learning How...
I was anxious and excited on my drive from Barrington to White Point...many things going through my head. How big will the waves be? Will I be the only one who won't get up on the board? How much sea water do you think one can swallow before... Read More
Spring Whitewater Throwdown on the Medway
The spring melt has arrived. Rivers all across Nova Scotia are peaking, so it's time to get on the river and have some fun!
Every spring Canoe Kayak Nova Scotia (CKNS), World Kayak and the Dalhousie Kayak Society team up to put on a Whitewater... Read More
I visited White Point Beach Resort on the evening of Monday, February 25th and on Tuesday the 26th for meetings and had the opportunity to enjoy a spectacular sunset, moonrise, sunrise and sunshine all day long. The beach is a beautiful sight... Read More
Blueberry Bay Seaside Inn - West Berlin
We pull into the long driveway at The Blueberry Bay Seaside Inn in West Berlin, near Liverpool. Within seconds, a boy, maybe 10, bounds up to greet us. He is the son of owners Miguel and Monique and he'd like to show us to our room. Mika (the... Read More
Trails and Bears, Oh My!
We traveled 25 kms past Liverpool to hike a portion of the trails at Kejimkujik Seaside, just across the way from Thomas Raddall Provincial Park.
The weather forecast called for clouds and rain, but when we arrived the skies were clear with... Read More
Medway River - Bangs Falls NS
The Medway River is one of the more popular paddling destinations in the province due to its consistent water levels and fun, but low risk features. This class II to III river run is a few km long from Moyles to Buggy Hole Falls.
The site of... Read More
Welcoming the Summer Solstice at White Point Beach Resort
Gillian and Drew are at a much loved Nova Scotia resort today welcoming the summer solstice, including a sunrise ceremony to recognize 10,000 years of Mi’kmaq presence, an important part of our province's culture and heritage. Read More
Privateer Days - Liverpool
Since our first Privateer Days experience in 2013, I've been telling friends and (mostly) strangers about how much I love this annual Liverpool festival ad nauseum. So when Brian Fralic, one of the festival organizers, called to see if we... Read More
Hell Bay Brewery - Liverpool
A chef by trade, Marc Baillie started brewing Hell Bay beer as a hobby, but it wasnt long before a local restaurant and then his whole community caught on. Pretty soon, that hobby was taking over most of a large shed at his home in Cherry Hill, ... Read More
Cherry Hill Beach - Hell Bay
Cherry Hill Beach is a hidden gem in the truest sense of the word. Nestled in among well-known seaside escapes like Crescent Beach and Rissers Beach and Provincial Park, Cherry Hill is better known to locals than tourists. In fact, it was a local ... Read More