The Eastern Shore and Northern Nova Scotia Places



Sports and the Outdoors

Jitney Trail. The Jitney is a 5-km (3-mile) water's-edge route around Pictou Harbour that puts you in sight of marine life and working wharves. Hikers and bikers frequent it. Pictou, NS. No phone.

Pictou Island Charters. The charter company operates ferry service (C$5) between Caribou and Pictou Island and conducts six-hour, tip-to-tip vehicle tours (C$50) of the island on Thursday and Friday in July and August. Pictou, NS. 902/921–1033; 902/497–5974 tour reservations.