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Worth the drive

While not an activity pre se, taking a drive out with a picnic lunch and enjoying the views at this... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2018
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Picturesque and memorable

This lighthouse is close to the mouth of Shelburne Harbour. Very popular place to have your... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
Shelburne, Canada
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Sep 6, 2018
“Worth the drive”
Apr 2, 2018
“Picturesque and memorable”
Sandy Point Road, Shelburne, Nova Scotia B0T 1W0, Canada
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Reviewed 12 September 2018

Lovely spot to sit and relax, very secluded. I was tempted to go for a swim, but no suit. Instead I made my phone calls home.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 7 September 2018 via mobile

While not an activity pre se, taking a drive out with a picnic lunch and enjoying the views at this site is worth the time. Just relax and enjoy the area.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank BradHulton
Reviewed 4 August 2018 via mobile

It was high tide when we happened upon this lighthouse, so it was just a quick photo op for us. The possibility of walking out to it at low tide sounds interesting, but we missed our chance.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank sarahnaid
Reviewed 2 April 2018 via mobile

This lighthouse is close to the mouth of Shelburne Harbour. Very popular place to have your wedding photos taken. At low tide, you can even walk out to the lighthouse from the Sandy Point Recreation Hall. Just drive down the Sandy Point Road, only a...More

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank AprilRiley
Reviewed 8 August 2017

After taking the morning boat cruise past the lighthouse, come back at sunset to walk on the sandbar and look for shells. A perfect setting for couples and families.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Becki R
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We were here for a wedding in July of 2016. It was a great spot for outdoor photographs with the bride and groom, and the community hall by the lighthouse was a great location for the reception. The festivities allowed us to get out and...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank William B
Reviewed 16 October 2016 via mobile

This was a lovely restful stop on the Lighthouse Trail. It is a historic site,community centre and a nice place to have a picnic. Worth the stop

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Leslie D
Reviewed 3 October 2016 via mobile

This was a charming little lighthouse. Unfortunately the tide was in when we went. But when the tide is out you can walk right to the lighthouse. We sat on the rocks and watched the silver boat races as the rounded just behind the lighthouse....More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Kerry M
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This is the first year we actually got to visit here during low tide, twice! it's really a beautiful, small park. We drove from our cottage in Shelburne and came here to just relax and listen to the water and birds and feel the fresh...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 11 September 2016

Beautifully placed on Shleburne Harbour , the 3rd largest natural harbour in the world. Great for events and for breakfast once a month. In the summer the area is great to relax, enjoy the views and fresh air and get some refreshments. When the tide...More

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank philandrita
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