Northumberland Shore

This area is easily accessed from the Nova Scotia/New Brunswick border. Beginning at Amherst, follow the Sunrise Trail along the coast to Auld’s Cove, where the Canso Causeway leads to Cape Breton Island.

This region boasts rolling green farmlands, towering cliffs and sandy beaches with the warmest waters north of the Carolinas.

Scottish heritage and traditions are proudly celebrated through festivals, attractions and museums throughout this region. Enjoy the fresh seafood, blueberries and fine wines this region is famous for.


Antigonish Victorian Inn  Downtown, near restaurants      902-863-1103
149 Main St, Antigonish, NS (Exit 32 off #104),, 1-800-706-5558, Rooms & Suites (Open All Year)

Claymore Inn & Suites & Licensed Dining Café (Open All Year) off Exits 32 & 33 902-863-1050
137 Church St, Antigonish, NS, B2G 2E3; 1-888-863-1050,; Biker’s Special Rate

Coastal Inn Antigonish Complimentary Breakfast (Open Year Round) 902-863-3730
4789 Trunk 4, Lower South River, NS, 1-800-433-4494;, Drive-Up Guest Rooms

Maritime Inn Antigonish (Open Year Round) 1-888-662-7484
158 Main St, Antigonish, NS,, Quiet, Downtown Location

Oasis Motel and Campground  13 Newly Renovated A/C Units (Open All Year)     1-800-929-1998
4173 Hwy #4,  Lower South River, NS (east of Antigonish);;
FREE Wifi • Sat TV • Continental Breakfast

Pictou Lodge Beach Resort Since 1926 (Open May-Oct.) 1-800-495-6343
172 Lodge Rd. (off 3 Brooks Rd), Pictou, NS,,
Beachfront Resort minutes from PEI ferry

Super 8 Amherst  Free SuperStart Breakfast       902-660-8888
(off Hwy 104, Exit 4) 40 Lord Amherst Dr., Amherst, NS;
Open Year Round, 1-877-503-7666;

Tara Inn Quality Rooms at a Comfortable Price  902-752-8458
917 East River Rd, New Glasgow, NS, 1-800-565-4312,
(Open Year Round), Exit 25, off #104

The Cove Motel, Restaurant & Gift Shop, 30 A/C Units (Open May-Oct)     902-747-2700
Hwy #104, near the Canso Causeway, Auld’s Cove,, Panoramic Water View

The Lionstone Inn Motel & Cottages Closest to PEI Ferry (Open All Year)     902-485-4157
241 West River Rd., Pictou, NS, 1-866-785-4157
Drive-ups, Suites, Kitchenettes & Cottages

Travelodge Suites New Glasgow  Free Continental Breakfast, Parking & WiFi  902-928-1333
700 Westville Rd., New Glasgow, NS; 1-800-578-7878;; Near restaurants


Oasis Motel and Campground  (Open All Year)     1-800-929-1998
4173 Hwy #4,  Lower South River, NS (east of Antigonish);

Whidden Park Campground & Cottages         1-877-263-3736
4 Park Lane, Antigonish,; 902-863-3736
2 Pools, Laundry, Camp Sites, Cottages; Walking distance to downtown and restaurants


Grohmann Knives Ltd. Factory Outlet Shop   902-485-4224
116 Water St, Pictou, NS, 1-888-7KNIVES, Knives, Kitchen Gadgets, Lobster Tools & More, Email: info@gknives.comFREE Tours  (Open Year Round)

Hector Heritage Quay Award winning site with full-size Ship Hector replica 902-485-4371
33 Caladh Avenue, Pictou, NS – the “Birthplace of New Scotland”

Jost Vineyards & Winery Store (Daily Apr-Dec)     1-800-565-4567
48 Vintage Lane, Malagash,
Daily Summer Tours, Grand Tasting Room & Fireside Lounge


Adventure Motors Kawasaki DealerLargest Motorcycle Shop in Northern N.S. 902-928-1015
238 Archimedes St., New Glasgow, NS,, Big Selection of Pre-Owned Motorcycles

Ceilidh Honda Powerhouse Authorized HONDA dealer (Open All Year) 902-755-9663
393 Westville Rd., New Glasgow, NS,, HONDA Products Sales & Financing, Parts & Service


Safety Services Nova Scotia Learn The Skills You Need! 902-454-9621
Register for 20 hr Motorcycle Safety Course, go-to for locations & dates


Crofter’s Steak and Seafood (Open Year Round) 902-755-3383
565 Stellarton Road, New Glasgow, NS,  Fully Licensed – You’ll Love Our Food & Prices!,

Gabrieau’s Bistro Exquisite Cuisine & Exceptional Service  902-863-1925
350 Main St., Antigonish, NS, Open Year Round
Star Rating 14 Consecutive Years “Where to Eat in Canada”

Mother Webb’s since 1964  Simply the Best Steaks!      902-863-3809
Fully Licensed, Open Daily 11am till 10pm All Year
At Exit #35, TransCanada Highway, East of Antigonish, NS

The Cove Motel – Mariner Dining Room & Lounge (Open May-Oct)      902-747-2700
Hwy #104, near the Canso Causeway, Auld’s Cove,
Specializing in Seafood & Lobster


Choose Another Destination

Return to Main Map