Seafoam is an unincorporated area in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia, located in Pictou County. It is on Nova Scotia Trunk 6 between the communities of Melville and Toney River. It is a rural area on the Northumberland Strait to the east of Cape John. The nearest village is River John, some 8 km southwest, and postal, telephone and fire services are provided from there. The nearest town is Pictou some 23 km to the [...]


River John


River John is rich in natural beauty and friendly welcoming people. Stay at our cozy seaside accommodations and enjoy our beaches. Take time to do some kayaking, boating, seal, or bird watching. Take a peaceful drive along our country roads. Enjoy fresh produce from our local farms. Sample the fresh delicious taste of lobster [...]

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Brule Shore


Brule shore is located on Amet Sound an embayment of the Northumberland Strait, 6 kilometres east of the village of Tatamagouche. The community is situated on the southern shore of Brule Harbour opposite Brule Point. Brule is famous for numerous fossil discoveries. The Brule Fossil Centre (located in the Creamery Square in Tatamagouche) contains examples of local finds [...]

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A quaint, little village, Tatamagouche radiates a palpable artistic and historical ambiance. In keeping with modern times, however, Tatamagouche is also a progressive and diversified community, boasting an impressive number of businesses and services. This village is located on the Northumberland Strait, north of Truro. The name Tatamagouche is derived from the Mi’kmaq term [...]




Located in beautiful Nova Scotia and overlooking the picturesque Northumberland Strait.  Malagash is a quiet rural community just off the Sunrise Trail between Pugwash and Tatamagouche.  A scenic 1.5 hour drive from the Halifax or Moncton airports. Malagash was first settled by the Mi'kmaq, and translates to the "land of games". Salt mine in [...]




Wallace is located on the northern coastline of Nova Scotia Canada. The communities of our area surround Wallace Bay of the Northumberland Strait. These communities include Fox Harbour, Malagash, Kerrs Mill along with the many that use Wallace in their name such as Wallace Bridge, Wallace Station, and North Wallace. Our coastal area is [...]


Amherst Shore


Amherst Shore is a small community in the Canadian province of Nova Scotia, located in Cumberland County. On the shore of the Northumberland Strait, Amherst Shore Provincial Park offers an attractive woodland setting for camping. Walking, swimming or beachcombing are enjoyable pastimes here. The park’s main hiking trail is 2.5 km (1.5 miles) long [...]

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Tidnish, NS, Unincorporated Place. Tidnish is located on Northumberland Strait about 25 km northeast of Amherst, near the New Brunswick border. The name, derived from a Mi'kmaq word, probably means "a paddle." The community was to have been the eastern terminus of the Chignecto ship railway begun in the 1890s. The railway was never [...]


May 22


A few more businesses opening this week/weekend. And did you hear??? The drive-in theatre in Westville is going to be re-opening! It looks like it will be ready sometime mid-June. Yay! Did we miss something? Please email us at visitnorthshorens@gmail.com and let us know! Open For Business Support your local small businesses! Below is [...]

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