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4 Hour Quickie Adventure

Perfect for those visitors to Halifax who are short on time, this tour offers an outdoor adventure in just a few hours. With a guide in the lead, even beginner paddlers will feel safe and comfortable exploring the waterways. Listen to engaging commentary on Halifax's flora, fauna, and marine environment as you go.
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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$70.27 USD
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2 Hour Quickie Adventure

We launched our Quickie Adventures in 2017 to great success, albeit with a few sideways snickers- not sure why. We change our program each season to keep it fresh and entertaining. These quick guided tours are perfect for those who are on a tight time budget or looking to drop their kids off for a couple hours of alone time.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
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Dark Sky Canoe Trip - 2 Day

This trip is best suited for families with children under 10 years old, or folks who are on a tight time budget, or folks who want an adventure with less commitment to activity.Our first single-night canoe trip, launched in recognition of the phenomenal stargazing this area is renowned for! The interpretation and programming of this trip will focus on the night sky, and could include cultural interpretations of constellations, night sky photography and mythology.
  • Duration: 2 days
  • Duration: 2 days
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Lake Rossignol Canoe Trip - 3 Day

This trip is best suited for folks who want shorter travel days, little or no portaging and lots of time relaxing in camp. This trip is excellent for families with young children.Paddle with Whynot Adventure through the Tobeatic’s century old legacy of fully guided canoe tripping. Drenched in history and lore and balanced with masterful backcountry cuisine, this trip is designed to allow “the wilderness to welcome you, and teach you, and take you to its heart”. From beginners to seasoned paddlers, this trip is perfect for you.
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Duration: 3 days
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J Farwell Signature Sail

This tour departs from the Summit Seawall at 12:00. This cruise brings together all the elements of Sailing, taking full advantage of mother nature's power.  Guests can become very involved in the experience or sit back and enjoy the sail.  And if the conditions permit on the downwind, the massive spinnaker will be set.  An iconic Nova Scotia Must Do. The maximum group size of this tour is 12 people.
  • Duration: 1 hour 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 45 minutes
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Taste of the Tobeatic Canoe Trip - 4 Day

This trip is best suited for experienced paddlers who enjoy lots of hard work, difficult wilderness travel and extremely remote camp- sites.This 4-day canoe trip was created for the adventurers out there who are looking for something a little more out of the ordinary. With the extra day we're able to push out of the park and into the mysterious Tobeatic. This trip has long days (and portages!) and a lot of hard work but the rewards are truly amazing.
  • Duration: 4 days
  • Duration: 4 days
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$786.16 USD
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Lobsters & Lighthouses

The Lobsters & Lighthouses Tour allows guests to experience life at sea by taking in the sights and sounds of the Atlantic coastline. Over countless generations, fishing and lobstering have been worked into the fiber of our lives on the East Coast, a history that we are all too proud to share with visitors to our Province. We’re home to some of the oldest, and still functioning lighthouses in North America, three of which stand fearlessly in the Halifax harbour: McNabs Island Lighthouse, Georges Island Lighthouse and Maugher Beach Lighthouse.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
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Frozen Ocean Canoe Trip -3 Day

This trip is best suited for families with children, or folks who want a slightly easier trip without compromising any adventure.Explore Kejimkujik National Park's classic 3-day canoe adventure. This route has been traveled by many over the decades of park history, and for good reason! Comfortable campsites are connected by a system of small picturesque lakes and rivers dappled in green. Campsites are far enough apart that quite often you feel we're the only group traveling through that wilderness
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Duration: 3 days
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Coastal Nature Tours

The Coastal Nature Tour takes passengers to the mouth of the Halifax harbour, where the Atlantic Ocean meets the cliffs of Chebucto Head. While out on this adventure, the crew will pull a lobster trap from deep within the waters of the Atlantic and share anecdotes and common practices about the East Coast’s most famous crustacean. You’ll learn how to handle a lobster, snapping claws and all, and discover how these intriguing sea creatures continue to live and thrive in our waters. Delight in the opportunity to see species of minke whale, fin whale, dolphin, seals, tuna, and sunfish. Keep your eyes peeled however, as these elusive sea creatures are cleverly camouflaged and thus, one must always be on the lookout. Finally, you'll have an opportunity to feed various seabirds- they always look forward to our visit. Please note: Wildlife sightings are unpredictable and therefore, are not guaranteed.
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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$39.05 USD
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Keji Southern Lakes Canoe Trip - 3 Day

This trip is best suited for folks who want longer hours of paddling and portaging, more solitude and remote campsites.Escape to Kejimkujik’s real solitude— in the southern lakes! Some of the national park’s finest campsites are tucked away amongst these hinterland lakes, where it’s entirely common to not see another paddler for the entire canoe trip. Sandy beaches and warm summertime swimming will relax you while slow sunsets and June fireflies create the backdrop for lifelong memories.
  • Duration: 3 days
  • Duration: 3 days
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Keji Southern Lakes Canoe Trip - 4 Day

This canoe trip is best suited for folks who are looking for a longer trip, don’t mind long days with long portages and who are looking for remote campsites, excellent swimming and extraordinary scenery.Similar to our 3-day version, but offering an added day for exploration and relaxing, this extended Keji Southern Lakes canoe trip is an excellent opportunity to see the other, less visited side of the park. Sandy beaches, blue lakes and rocky shores set the backdrop for this adventure. My favourite sites are all on southern lakes- come see why.
  • Duration: 4 days
  • Duration: 4 days
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Harbour Highlights: The French Period

Pristine Guysborough Harbour is crammed packed with history. World explorers visited. A french fort featured in the 7 years war with England. Aboriginal fishermen dried their catches on the shore. Hear their stories, and peruse their photos. Interpreted by the Guysborough Historical Society. And all this from the comfort of a 32 foot sailing yacht. Afterwards, see and touch the artifacts they left behind at the Guysborough Museum. Then enjoy an authentic period menu of tasty meals at Guysborough's Days Gone By Restaurant and Antiques. This cruise also includes Sail Canada's "Introduction to Boating" certification. July 16, July 21, August 6, August 18, 2019.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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Harbour Highlights: The Loyalist Period

Pristine Guysborough Harbour is crammed packed with history. The first settlers to Nova Scotia set up camp here in the 1600's. World explorers visited. Tall ships, many constructed right here on the shores of Guysborough Harbour, carried trade goods, soldiers and pioneers to a new life of freedom. In the wake of the American Revolutionary war, loyalists took up the offer of land grants and settled on the shores of the Harbour, building a thriving community that was one of the province's economic engines of prosperity. Hear their stories, and peruse their photos. Interpreted by the Guysborough Historical Society. And all this from the comfort of a 32 foot sailing yacht. Afterwards, see and touch the artifacts they left behind at the Guysborough Museum. Then enjoy an authentic period menu of tasty meals at Guysborough's Days Gone By Restaurant and Antiques. This cruise also includes Sail Canada's "Introduction to Boating" certification. July 16, July 21, August 6, August 18, 2019.
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 1 hour 30 minutes
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Custom Charters

Guysborough Harbour is peaceful, pristine, protected and beautiful - and the gateway to stunning Chedabucto Bay. Guysborough Harbour is cram packed with history, wildlife and beauty. Nova Scotia's first settlers arrived here in the 1600's and early explorers visited . Whales, porpoises, seals, sea turtles, and seabirds are often seen here. Charter a tour on a 32 foot sailing yacht, or one of our smaller vessels, captained by a Sail Canada licensed instructor, and explore our unique waters. Take a turn at the wheel if you like - or leave the driving to us while you drink in the scenery. Enjoy a snack on 1/2 day charters. Day-long charters come complete with a bar-be-cue meal on the shores of the harbour while you visit and chat with local people. Also includes Sail Canada "Introduction to Boating" certification. Contact us to book your ideal dates!
  • Duration: 3 hours
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  • Duration: 3 hours
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$229.15 USD
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Pirate Cruise! Aarrrrrrgggggghhhhh....

Dress as your favourite pirate! Listen to pirate music and sing pirate songs. Cruise the colourful waters of Guysborough Harbour and try out your best pirate moves at the wheel of a 32 foot sailing yacht. Sample some piratical snacks. Afterwards, try some wicked rum tasting at the local distillery. Comes complete with Sail Canada's "Introduction to Boating" certification and a Certificate of Piratical Excellence on the High Seas.
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Duration: 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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