Heidi’s guidebook

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Great beach for surfing.
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Lawrencetown Beach
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Great beach for surfing.
is different from a zoo because it is a rehabilitation facility that cares for injured and orphaned wildlife. You can meet the education animals in the Wildlife Gardens and the Learning Centre. The centre opened in 1997, and has cared for and released over 40,000 wild animals over the past 20 years.
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Hope for Wildlife
5909 Hwy 207
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is different from a zoo because it is a rehabilitation facility that cares for injured and orphaned wildlife. You can meet the education animals in the Wildlife Gardens and the Learning Centre. The centre opened in 1997, and has cared for and released over 40,000 wild animals over the past 20 years.
For purchasing surfing equipment or rentals.
Lawrencetown Surf Co.
3733 Lawrencetown Road
For purchasing surfing equipment or rentals.
The Salt Marsh Trail is one of the most popular, well maintained multi-use trails on the Eastern Shore. The trail was a former railway track and is 9km long. During a hike, you can spot up to 90 bird species, 12 animal species and 6 reptile species. Along the trail, there are a number of beaches that are great places for you to take a break or have a picnic.
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Salt Marsh Trail
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The Salt Marsh Trail is one of the most popular, well maintained multi-use trails on the Eastern Shore. The trail was a former railway track and is 9km long. During a hike, you can spot up to 90 bird species, 12 animal species and 6 reptile species. Along the trail, there are a number of beaches that are great places for you to take a break or have a picnic.
The surf school makes use of the amazing waves that occur at the Lawrencetown Beach. A surf lesson comes with a full wetsuit and surfboard and the certified surf instructor will teach you the proper techniques of how to paddle, stand up and surf.
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East Coast Surf School
4348 Lawrencetown Rd
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The surf school makes use of the amazing waves that occur at the Lawrencetown Beach. A surf lesson comes with a full wetsuit and surfboard and the certified surf instructor will teach you the proper techniques of how to paddle, stand up and surf.
It may be Lawrencetown’s best kept secret, so it is a great option if you are looking to get away from the crowds at the Lawrencetown Beach. The beach is smaller than others nearby, but it has a boardwalk that is a part of the Nova Scotia Coastal Heritage Park System. Near the beach, you can spot Piping Plovers and their chicks.
Conrad's Beach
It may be Lawrencetown’s best kept secret, so it is a great option if you are looking to get away from the crowds at the Lawrencetown Beach. The beach is smaller than others nearby, but it has a boardwalk that is a part of the Nova Scotia Coastal Heritage Park System. Near the beach, you can spot Piping Plovers and their chicks.
Kitesurfing has become an extremely popular beach sport because it looks so cool. Halifax Kitesurfing offers lessons that will teach you how to kitesurf safely, without the huge cost of buying all the equipment you will need before knowing if you love the sport. The Zero2Hero course will teach you everything that you need to know about kitesurfing in just 8 hours.
Halifax Kitesurfing School
Kitesurfing has become an extremely popular beach sport because it looks so cool. Halifax Kitesurfing offers lessons that will teach you how to kitesurf safely, without the huge cost of buying all the equipment you will need before knowing if you love the sport. The Zero2Hero course will teach you everything that you need to know about kitesurfing in just 8 hours.
The Atlantic View Trail will take you through woodlands, salt marshes, and near beaches. The trail was originally a Trans-Canada railway that gives visitors a glimpse of the old Acadian dykes and previous modifications to the land. The trail is 10km long and is an easy trail to hike or bike that has great views of the gorgeous coastline.
Atlantic View Trail
The Atlantic View Trail will take you through woodlands, salt marshes, and near beaches. The trail was originally a Trans-Canada railway that gives visitors a glimpse of the old Acadian dykes and previous modifications to the land. The trail is 10km long and is an easy trail to hike or bike that has great views of the gorgeous coastline.
You can find internationally and locally made products like Delft giftware from Holland, along with foods like specialty cheeses, cookies, cakes, soups, and Conimex at this amazing shop. You can also try the Dutch confectionery and become a kid in a candy shop. While you are in the area, you should take some time to explore the Atlantic Dutch Shop.
Atlantic Dutch Shop
94 Horseshoe Turn
You can find internationally and locally made products like Delft giftware from Holland, along with foods like specialty cheeses, cookies, cakes, soups, and Conimex at this amazing shop. You can also try the Dutch confectionery and become a kid in a candy shop. While you are in the area, you should take some time to explore the Atlantic Dutch Shop.
Nova Scotia Organics is the producer of the only complete line of vitamins, minerals, supplements and snacks that are USDA Certified Organic anywhere. Their main store in Lawrencetown has been open for over 20 years. Visiting the shop is a great way of learning about supplements, organic foods, and why Nova Scotians are proud of what they make.
Nova Scotia Organics
2769 Lawrencetown Road
Nova Scotia Organics is the producer of the only complete line of vitamins, minerals, supplements and snacks that are USDA Certified Organic anywhere. Their main store in Lawrencetown has been open for over 20 years. Visiting the shop is a great way of learning about supplements, organic foods, and why Nova Scotians are proud of what they make.
Visit the largest surf shop in Eastern Canada, and get ready to catch the waves at Lawrencetown Beach. Along with being able to pick up everything that you need to go surfing, you can also sign up for lessons if you are a beginner at surfing, windsurfing or stand-up paddleboarding at Kannon Beach Wind and Surf.
Kannon Beach Surf Shop
4144 Lawrencetown Rd
Visit the largest surf shop in Eastern Canada, and get ready to catch the waves at Lawrencetown Beach. Along with being able to pick up everything that you need to go surfing, you can also sign up for lessons if you are a beginner at surfing, windsurfing or stand-up paddleboarding at Kannon Beach Wind and Surf.
Travel back in time at the Memory Lane Heritage Village in Lake Charlotte. The village is made up of 16 buildings from the 1940’s, so you can explore the icehouse, church, cookhouse, and schoolhouse. You can also try your hand at rural industries. The costumed guides are available for tours, traditional skill demonstrates and to answer questions. In the cookhouse, you can enjoy authentic 1940’s meals.
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Memory Lane Heritage Village
5435 Clam Harbour Rd
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Travel back in time at the Memory Lane Heritage Village in Lake Charlotte. The village is made up of 16 buildings from the 1940’s, so you can explore the icehouse, church, cookhouse, and schoolhouse. You can also try your hand at rural industries. The costumed guides are available for tours, traditional skill demonstrates and to answer questions. In the cookhouse, you can enjoy authentic 1940’s meals.
Previously a private home, The MacDonald House offers a great mixture of local businesses. The businesses include, Kanon Beach Wind & Surf, The Heron’s Nest Tearoom, Open View Preschool, Fancy Lucky Seaside Shoppe, and more.
4144 Lawrencetown Rd
4144 Lawrencetown Road
Previously a private home, The MacDonald House offers a great mixture of local businesses. The businesses include, Kanon Beach Wind & Surf, The Heron’s Nest Tearoom, Open View Preschool, Fancy Lucky Seaside Shoppe, and more.

Food scene

It is a local favorite for both breakfast and lunch. If you visit on a weekend, you should make sure to try their incredible brunch special. They serve NS roasted coffees and espresso that pair great with their fresh sweet treats that you can enjoy on the front or back patio on a sunny day.
Rose & Kettle Tea Room
It is a local favorite for both breakfast and lunch. If you visit on a weekend, you should make sure to try their incredible brunch special. They serve NS roasted coffees and espresso that pair great with their fresh sweet treats that you can enjoy on the front or back patio on a sunny day.
This local family owned business is known as a hidden gem for pizza, wings and fish and chips, while treating their customers like family. El-Centro Pizza is a local favorite and serves up unique pizza with piles of toppings. You can take the family to visit the shop and eat in, or you can have your order delivered to you. Delicious food for great prices.
El Centro Pizza
2652 Lawrencetown Rd
This local family owned business is known as a hidden gem for pizza, wings and fish and chips, while treating their customers like family. El-Centro Pizza is a local favorite and serves up unique pizza with piles of toppings. You can take the family to visit the shop and eat in, or you can have your order delivered to you. Delicious food for great prices.
Offering local, environmentally sustainable ingredients and supporting local businesses. Lawrencetown Beach Cafe is a place for the community and wanderers alike to relax, grab a coffee and local food, watch the waves roll in, and enjoy East Coast hospitality. With a casual atmosphere and a seasonal and ever-changing menu; there is bound to be something for everyone's taste."
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Lawrencetown Beach Cafe
4144 Lawrencetown Road
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Offering local, environmentally sustainable ingredients and supporting local businesses. Lawrencetown Beach Cafe is a place for the community and wanderers alike to relax, grab a coffee and local food, watch the waves roll in, and enjoy East Coast hospitality. With a casual atmosphere and a seasonal and ever-changing menu; there is bound to be something for everyone's taste."

Sightseeing

Visit a rural oasis hidden in a modern suburban area, and meet friendly farm animals. You can see both grown and young animals including goats, cows, pigs, sheep, and chickens at this farm. The Cole Harbour Heritage Farm Museum has ten buildings that allow you to experience what farm life was like from the 1780’s to the 1930’s. If you get hungry, you should be sure to visit the Rose & Kettle Tea Room which serves dishes and desserts made from the produce grown at the farm.
Cole Harbour Heritage Farm Museum
471 Poplar Dr
Visit a rural oasis hidden in a modern suburban area, and meet friendly farm animals. You can see both grown and young animals including goats, cows, pigs, sheep, and chickens at this farm. The Cole Harbour Heritage Farm Museum has ten buildings that allow you to experience what farm life was like from the 1780’s to the 1930’s. If you get hungry, you should be sure to visit the Rose & Kettle Tea Room which serves dishes and desserts made from the produce grown at the farm.
Spend a day learning what it was like to be a fisherman at the Fisherman’s Life Museum. The museum is a traditional fisherman’s home from the late 1800’s to the early 1900’s. There is so much to see and do at the museum, and they host monthly events that make visits more special.
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Fisherman’s Life Museum
58 Navy Pool Loop
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Spend a day learning what it was like to be a fisherman at the Fisherman’s Life Museum. The museum is a traditional fisherman’s home from the late 1800’s to the early 1900’s. There is so much to see and do at the museum, and they host monthly events that make visits more special.