Sports and the Outdoors
Boat excursions are available around Peggy's Cove spring through fall.
Four Winds Boat Charters. Based at Shining Waters Marine, about a 20-minute drive from Peggy's Corner, this company runs tours, weather permitting, in July and August aboard a Cape Islander. There's a two-hour scenic cruise, a three-hour nature cruise, and four-hour fishing trips, with prices starting at $25. 148 Nautical Way, Tantallon, NS, B3Z 2P3. 902/492–0022 or 877/274–8421. www.fourwindscharters.com.
SeaSun Kayak. Paddling tours, starting at $76 for a half-day, are available here, as well as kayak rentals—from $20 for an hour to $70 all day for a single kayak, and $30 to $90 for a double. Hiking tours cost from $55 to $70. Shining Waters Marine, 148 Nautical Way, off Hwy. 333, 22 km (14 miles) north of Peggy's Cove, Tantallon, NS, B3Z 2P3. 902/850–7732 or 866/775–2925. www.paddlenovascotia.com.
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