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Pennant Point Cove - Hiking

Halifax Dartmouth, Nova Scotia, Canada

By lydia.crawford

Pennant Point Cove Statistics

What are the activities at Pennant Point Cove ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Pennant Point Cove?

Pennant Point Cove is a small, sheltered cove located in the town of Pennant, Nova Scotia. The cove is surrounded by steep, rocky cliffs, and is home to a variety of wildlife, including seals, bald eagles, and porpoises. The water is clear and calm, making it a popular spot for swimming and kayaking. There is a small beach at the mouth of the cove, and a hiking trail that leads up to Pennant Point, a high cliff overlooking the cove.


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Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-63.6456375
44.4340934

What are the coordinates and address of Pennant Point Cove?

Pennant Point Cove
Pennant Point Cove, Sambro Creek, NS, Canada

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Starting Point

The Pennant Point Cove trails can be accessed from the town of Hubbards, Nova Scotia. From Hubbards, drive east on Highway 3 for approximately 8 km until you reach Pennant Point Cove Road on the left. Turn onto Pennant Point Cove Road and drive to the end of the road where you will find the trailhead.

Why visit Pennant Point Cove

Pennant Point Cove is a beautiful spot in Nova Scotia that offers stunning views of the ocean and surrounding landscape. The cove is located in a rural area, making it the perfect place to enjoy nature and relax. There are several hiking trails that lead to the cove, and visitors can also enjoy swimming, fishing, and kayaking in the pristine waters.

Is Pennant Point Cove in Nova Scotia a good place for the whole family?

Pennant Point Cove is a great place for the whole family. There are plenty of activities to keep everyone busy, and the scenery is beautiful.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Pennant Point Cove in Nova Scotia are hiking, fishing, and kayaking.

1. Whale watching - Pennant Point Cove is a great place to go whale watching. There is a good chance of seeing humpback whales, minke whales, and fin whales.

2. Hiking - There are some great hiking trails in the area, including the Cape Split Trail and the Blomidon Provincial Park Trail.

3. Fishing - Pennant Point Cove is a great place to fish for salmon, trout, and bass.

4. Bird watching - The cove is home to a variety of bird species, including bald eagles, ospreys, and loons.

5. Kayaking - Pennant Point Cove is a great place to kayak, with its calm waters and beautiful scenery.

Where to eat?

1. The Rusty Anchor- This restaurant is located in a small fishing village called Prospect. It is known for its fresh seafood and stunning views of the bay.

2. The Gables- This restaurant is located in the town of Lunenburg and is known for its fine dining experience. It has a beautiful patio that overlooks the harbor.

3. The Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic- This museum has a cafe that serves up fresh seafood dishes with a view of the harbor.

4. The Wooden Boat Shop- This restaurant is located in Mahone Bay and is known for its fresh, local seafood. It has a beautiful deck that overlooks the harbor.

5. The Lighthouse Restaurant- This restaurant is located in Peggy's Cove and is known for its amazing views of the lighthouse and the ocean. It has a patio that offers stunning views of the area.

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Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No
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Lydia Crawford, an extraordinary woman with an insatiable zest for life, has become an inspirational figure to many through her adventures and infectious good humor. Born and raised in a small town nestled in the mountains, Lydia developed a love for the outdoors at an early age. Her childhood was filled with hiking, camping, and exploring the wilderness, experiences that shaped her into the avid outdoorswoman she is today.

She life was a celebration of adventure, joy, and the great outdoors. She lived with a fierce determination to enjoy every moment and to share that joy with others. Her legacy is one of laughter, exploration, and an unwavering love for the natural world. Lydia's spirit continues to inspire those who knew her and those who discover her story, reminding us all to embrace life with open arms and a heart full of joy.

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