Things to Do In and Around Halifax – Outdoor Edition

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Calling all nature lovers planning a trip to Halifax: this is the list for you! From kayaking Peggy’s Cove to hiking the Musquodoboit Trailway, the adventurer in you will find something to experience on this list.

Below are 12 things to do outside in the Halifax region, categorized by season.

Year-Round Activities:

  • Learn how to surf at Lawerencetown Beach, Lawrencetown, NS
    Driving time: 30 minutes from downtown Halifax
  • Take a guided nature and history tour of McNab’s Island, Halifax, NS
    Driving time: 45 minutes from downtown Halifax

Summer, spring:

  • Rent a sea kayak and paddle around 100 Wild Islands, Tangier, NS
    Driving time: 1 hour and 30 minutes from downtown Halifax
  • Go on a boat tour of Peggy’s Cove, St. Margaret’s Bay, NS
    Driving time: 45 minutes from downtown Halifax
  • Stroll MacCormack’s Beach and explore Fisherman’s Cove, Eastern Passage, NS
    Driving time: 45 minutes from downtown Halifax
  • White water raft down the Shubenacadie River, Nova Scotia’s longest river, Maitland, NS
    Driving time: 1 hour from downtown Halifax
  • Go on a guided beach tour of Taylor’s Head, Sheet Harbour, NS
    Driving time: 1 hour from downtown Halifax

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