Nova Scotia's Eastern Shore

Nova Scotia from Dartmouth and Halifax to Mulgrave along the Marine Drive.  Includes Guysborough and part of Halifax counties.

The best playground, work and retirement area in the Maritimes.

Getting Out on the Eastern Shore

Underlined text are links to further information.

Map of Listings

Marine Drive:

Distances from: Dartmouth/Junction 104 & 316 (km) along Marine Drive.

Sherbrooke (190/213)

St. Mary`s Recplex: 138 Old Road Hill, Sherbrooke, NS; (45.152809,-61.971316); 902-522-2646; stmarysrecplex@ns.aliantzinc.ca; Open Oct 1 - Mar 31;
St. Mary`s Education Centre/Academy: 121 Old Road Hill, Sherbrooke, NS; (45.153111,-61.971917); 902-522-2035; jack.macdonald@srsb.ca; ;

Whitehead (292/111)

Whitehead Community Centre Hall: 626 Whitehead Rd, Whitehead, NS; (45.224884,-61.182053);

Canso (312/91)

Canso & Area Arena: 103 Queen St, Canso, NS; (45.333263,-60.99116); 902-366-2872; cansoarena@ns.aliantzinc.ca; Open Oct 1 - Mar 31;
ArenaSwimming Pool
Canso Curling Club: 1191 Hwy 16, Hazel Hill, NS; (45.332011,-61.0141); 902-366-2951 or 902-366-2146; susan.ohandley@rcmp-grc.gc.ca; Open Dec-Apr;
Fanning Fitness Center: 129 Tickle Rd, Hazel Hill, NS; (45.332659,-61.028802); 902-366-2924; cconnolly@modg.ca; Open every day;

Guysborough (345/58)

Chedabucto Fitness Centre: Green St., Guysborough, NS; (45.38748,-61.501172); 902-533-2088; cconnolly@modg.ca; Open every day;
BaseballFitnessGymnasiumSwimming PoolTennis Court
Chedabucto Curling Club Community Activity Society: 6 Reddys Hill, Guysborough, NS; (45.445349,-61.504347); 902-533-3328 or 902-863-9615; paula.dobson@gmail.com; Open Oct-Apr;


Distance Start Points: Dartmouth @ Portland St. & Highway 111, (44.672193,-63.534243), and the Junction of Highway 104 & 316, (45.648968,-61.439424) north of Mulgrave.

Latitude/Longitude Conversion (- long. means west)

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Distances are from Goggle Maps.  This may not be the shortest or fastest route from your location, check your own maps.

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