South Shore and Annapolis Valley Places


Peggy's Cove

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.

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.