McNabs Island, Halifax

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  • We did a kayak tour around the island. It got a little hairy as the sea picked up but were are still here to tell the tale. The old gun emplacements were really cool.  more »
  • Went there right after the end of the high season (2nd week of september) and the weather was awesome. Loved walking on the island from side to side. Took me around 3h15 with some short stops but plan...  more »
  • We took our own boats to the island and anchored at Wreck Cove. There is a charter from Eastern Passage that can be taken as well. The island trails are well maintained with a few rest stop and toilet...  more »

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Accommodations are scattered evenly throughout Halifax, with decent options available across town. Downtown offers the best transport connections and access to major attractions, with several options lining the central thoroughfare, Sackville Street. Here, you'll also enjoy views over the water and convenient proximity to some of the city's most pleasant parks. Look around the neighborhood of South End to enjoy the bohemian vibe surrounding Saint Mary's University, or go west to find a quiet spot near Long Lake Provincial Park.
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