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Sandy Point Lighthouse

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Sandy Point Road, Shelburne, Nova Scotia B0T 1W0, Canada
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Sunset Delight!

After taking the morning boat cruise past the lighthouse, come back at sunset to walk on the... read more

Reviewed 8 August 2017
Becki R
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Raleigh
Lovely venue for a wedding

We were here for a wedding in July of 2016. It was a great spot for outdoor photographs with the... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2016
William B
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Wolfville, Canada
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Sandy Point Road, Shelburne, Nova Scotia B0T 1W0, Canada
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Reviewed 8 August 2017

After taking the morning boat cruise past the lighthouse, come back at sunset to walk on the sandbar and look for shells. A perfect setting for couples and families.

Thank Becki R
Reviewed 26 October 2016

We were here for a wedding in July of 2016. It was a great spot for outdoor photographs with the bride and groom, and the community hall by the lighthouse was a great location for the reception. The festivities allowed us to get out and...More

Thank William B
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

This was a lovely restful stop on the Lighthouse Trail. It is a historic site,community centre and a nice place to have a picnic. Worth the stop

Thank Leslie D
Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

This was a charming little lighthouse. Unfortunately the tide was in when we went. But when the tide is out you can walk right to the lighthouse. We sat on the rocks and watched the silver boat races as the rounded just behind the lighthouse....More

1  Thank Kerry M
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This is the first year we actually got to visit here during low tide, twice! it's really a beautiful, small park. We drove from our cottage in Shelburne and came here to just relax and listen to the water and birds and feel the fresh...More

Thank Kathy D
Reviewed 10 September 2016

Beautifully placed on Shleburne Harbour , the 3rd largest natural harbour in the world. Great for events and for breakfast once a month. In the summer the area is great to relax, enjoy the views and fresh air and get some refreshments. When the tide...More

1  Thank philandrita
Reviewed 13 August 2016

We drove around the coast from Shelburne and spent a pleasant 40 minutes or so here even on a dull morning. On a good day you could happily spend all day here especially if you have children with you.

Thank Meharibear
Reviewed 26 July 2016

When the tide is low there is a nice small sand beach to look for shells or to sit in the sun. Kids can play on the beach or in the water but there is a bit of a current when the tides are running...More

Thank lsymonds
Reviewed 13 July 2016

It was just a scenic drive we took and checked out this lighthouse set out in the water nestled on a little shoul just so inviting to see and good area to get out stretch your legs and relax. Little community centre there which puts...More

Thank SouthRockers
Reviewed 30 November 2015

A sunny day in November so we went for a walk out to the lighthouse. Always fun checking out a spot we haven't seen before. If you have the time it is worth the walk.

Thank JDTravelCanada
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