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Black Brook Beach

Cabot Trail | Neil's Harbor, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 877-737-3783
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Natural beach... hidden gem

Our ride started breaking down on the road to Cabot Trail, so we pulled in to this area to take a... read more

Reviewed 20 January 2016
New City, New York
My husband's favourite spot!

Many years ago we stopped here and my husband and son went into the water and then used the... read more

Reviewed 21 October 2015
Edmonton, Canada
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Cabot Trail | Neil's Harbor, Nova Scotia, Canada
+1 877-737-3783
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Reviewed 20 January 2016

Our ride started breaking down on the road to Cabot Trail, so we pulled in to this area to take a rest and regroup. As soon as I saw the beach, I was energized immediately, took off my shoes and just went directly to the...More

2  Thank oatografia
Reviewed 21 October 2015

Many years ago we stopped here and my husband and son went into the water and then used the waterfall bathtub formation to clean off the salt water. My husband was overjoyed to be able to see it again.

1  Thank elva111
Reviewed 14 October 2015

This beach was absolutely great and beautiful and clean. Some people were in the water the day I was there. A playground and lots of places to picnic make it ideal for lunch. I didn't take the hiking trails but the view alone was worth...More

Thank Ignacio O
Reviewed 9 September 2015

This was a nice quiet beach when we visited it, unsupervised, so be careful of the waves and under current. Walk to the left and there's water falls coimng out of the forest. Nice beach. Beautiful views and the sound of the crashing waves is...More

Thank Camper4life420
Reviewed 2 September 2015

This beach is phenomenal. Better than the beach is the adjacent area just around the bend where you can eat your picnic lunch at one of many picnic tables, each in its own little nook. The view is so breathtaking, you'll be sorry when you...More

Thank CoalLady
Reviewed 14 August 2015

This was a lovely place to lay in the sun and float in the surf. Get there early as it fills up quickly, with people parking and using the BBQ's and picnic tables. Loved watching the lobster scurry under your shadow as you were floating...More

Thank Cheryl F
Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

Absolutely breathtaking beach! Waves were huge and so much fun! Also went on the nearby trail which was just as beautiful :)

Thank MarisaSampson3
Reviewed 7 August 2015

This was a perfect place to have our picnic lunch when driving round the Cabot Trail. The beach is stunningly beautiful and the adjacent waterfall is very pretty, too. Certainly worth the stop along the trail.

1  Thank George M
Reviewed 1 August 2015 via mobile

With the exception of this summer which has been cold, this beach is the best Cb has to offer. Always warm water and monster waves. Great snorkeling, playground, fishing, and a warming area.

Thank Brent J
Reviewed 1 July 2015

We love this beach as we like to ride the waves. At high tide, there is not much beach, but low tide is an excellent place with lots of sand and great scenery.

Thank Jane T
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