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Lovely and pleasant surprise

What a beautiful little lighthouse and very well maintained! The property was also beautiful and we... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Dianne C
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Amazing spot to view the Five Islands area

We found this spot by chance but it offers an excellent vantage point to view Five Islands (almost... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Saint John, Canada
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140 Broderick Lane, Five Islands, Nova Scotia B0M 1K0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

What a beautiful little lighthouse and very well maintained! The property was also beautiful and we thoroughly enjoyed our visit - don’t miss this historic gem!

Thank Dianne C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found this spot by chance but it offers an excellent vantage point to view Five Islands (almost a better vantage point that the nearby Provincial Park.

Thank NBTraveller68
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Nivce park to stop and have a picnic at and look out across the water and see the 5 islands. Large lighthouse there as well. Area to have picnic and there are picnic tables and BBQ pits. Best of all they gave flush toilets

Thank keasterp
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

we stopped for a quick photo of the small lighthouse such a beautiful view. It appears to have a campground close.

Thank Oilsandsgal
Reviewed August 29, 2018

My wife and I stopped here in August on our 2018 cross country road trip. It’s a good place to stop and see the Bay of Fundy and it has a gift shop, picnic tables and a play area for kids. It’s a must see...More

Thank David B
Reviewed August 28, 2018

Good place to look at the tides. There are benches overlooking the Bay. The lighthouse itself is quaint. There is also a small playground on the grounds of the lighthouse.

Thank Elizabeth R
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

This is a perfect place to chill and enjoy a relaxing moment. The view is great and there was almost nobody here when we visited. The lighthouse is nice as is the history plaque but honestly in our opinion come and enjoy the views and...More

Thank Peter_Bomberg
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

Visited after a recommendation from Visitors Centre in Truro. Very small park with a Lighthouse. You can even climb up to the top for great views of the tide going out and coming in. People were having picnic lunches in the park. Just a bit...More

Thank AAAmom3
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Greeted by a local. She was very friendly told use more about the place and history of light house. Great view from light house steps were steep good for the fit person.

Thank renato c
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

Stopped by briefly during our visit to the area. The views from the top of the lighthouse are beautiful (although slightly vertigo inducing!). My children were allowed to take a free seashell from the main level - they added it to their collection of souvenirs...More

Thank Blair L
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