Tag: wildlife

Destination Truro - 10 Reasons Hit the Hub this March!

By dtrefry, on Thu, 2 Mar 2017 | 0 Comments

Believe it or not, March is an awesome time of year to enjoy central Nova Scotia!  Here’s a “top-ten” list of family-fun things to do this month.  See how many you can check off your list!

Nova Scotia's ultimate winter destination, Ski Wentworth
1. Ski Wentworth –The Maritime’s ultimate ski destination is open 7 days a week. Check snow conditions at skiwentworth.ca and hit the hill!
 

The Total Tidal Package

By dtrefry, on Fri, 22 Aug 2014 | 0 Comments

Every now and again an opportunity comes along that you just can’t pass up.  I was offered the sweet gig of hosting three travel writers on a five-day adventure along Nova Scotia’s Bay of Fundy.  The itinerary involved Mi’kmaq legends, dinosaurs and fossils, sea kayaking, a coalmine tour, a visit to a maple sugar camp, tidal bore river rafting, great food and accommodations and even rug hooking! 

Field Guide Discovery

By jcyr, on Thu, 21 Aug 2014 | 0 Comments

I wondered what was a good spot to explore in between Oakfield Provincial Park and Shubenacadie Wildlife Park. The area of Enfield and Elmsdale initially grew in the 1820's due to the railroad boom and the Shubenacadie Canal. We zoned in an area nine miles (16 kms) from Shubenacadie to explore at the Nine Mile River Multi-Use Trails.