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Cape Island beach day

Every year there are two weekend sbin a row when 100s of visitors are brought over to the small... read more

Reviewed 31 August 2018
john c
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One of my all-time favourite lighthouses... the tallest proves to fill the bill!

An absolutely stunning place. Truly breathtaking. A combination of taking a step back in time, a... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2015
Peyts69
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Halifax Region, Canada
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Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

Every year there are two weekend sbin a row when 100s of visitors are brought over to the small island off the shore of Cape Sable Island. Participants are invited to give a moderate donation for the 10 min. boat crossing. This donation is used...More

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Reviewed 18 September 2015

An absolutely stunning place. Truly breathtaking. A combination of taking a step back in time, a leap away from stress, and a hop, skip and jump from almost anything I've ever experienced in life. This pleasant encounter began with booking the water taxi, so-to-speak, before...More

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lsymonds, Friends of the Cape Sable Lighthouse at Cape Sable Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2015

Thank you for your wonderful review and the amazing pictures you posted. We are very proud of our little islet that we affectionately call "The Cape" and the lighthouse that guides our fishermen home - yes, even with all their modern navigational aids, they still...More

Reviewed 22 August 2015 via mobile

100% this is a must if you are in the area! What a stunning area with white sand beaches and warm water. This has made my vacation highlight, so far. Lots of beautiful raw nature

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Reviewed 16 August 2015

The Cape Sable Lighthouse can be reached by boat (make arrangements in the Clark's Harbour tourist information centre). It's a short 10 minute trip across protected waters. The cape is home to a beautiful lighthouse - tallest in Nova Scotia, freshly painted and being cared...More

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lsymonds, Secretary/Friends of the Cape Sable Lighthouse at Cape Sable Lighthouse, responded to this reviewResponded 2 September 2015

Thank you for your kind review. Arrangements can be made year around by phoning the Clark's Harbour Town Hall (Mayor Leigh Stoddart) at 902-745-2390. Just in case the visitor information centre is closed for the season :)

Reviewed 16 August 2015

The Cape is a great place to visit , lots of room to roam to sit and reflex on the day, You can do a day trip , camp or stay in one of the cabins , The little red one is ours and its...More

1  Thank Nona S
Reviewed 8 August 2015

You can't get to the lighthouse by car, only by boat. You can pay one of the locals to take you over but I recommend seeing it from Hawk Beach. The beach is beautiful with white sand and lots of birds. The most interesting is...More

2  Thank Lynne H
Reviewed 13 April 2015

Got to go see this lighthouse for a couple years in a row now. We went by boat, (just a few minutes boat ride). We were dropped off on the beach and got to walk around to the lighthouse and on our walk we seen...More

2  Thank Marcia C
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