Region Map - Yarmouth and Acadian Shores

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Cape Saint Mary

Cape Saint Mary is the western most spot on the Nova Scotia mainland, providing visitors with expansive views over Saint Mary’s Bay and the Gulf of Maine. An operational lighthouse has existed at the Cape since 1868. Located in the active fishing and boatbuilding village of Cape Saint Mary/Cap Sainte-Marie, the lighthouse is a three minute drive from Mavillette Beach Provincial Park along the French Acadian Shore in Clare.

Lobster Rock Wharf

overlooking the Lobster Rock Wharf south of the Yarmouth Ferry Terminal

Yarmouth Skatepark

The Yarmouth Skatepark is open to skateboarders, BMX bikers and in-line skaters.

Belliveau Cove Harbour

A beautiful coastal village located in the Municipality of Clare, an Acadian region in Nova Scotia.

Université Sainte-Anne

Université Sainte-Anne is the only French language university in Nova Scotia, also home to the Rendez-vous de la Baie Acadian cultural and interpretive centre.

Mavillette Beach

Cape View Motel and Cottages is located a two minute walk from Mavillette Beach Provincial Park along the French Acadian Shore in Clare.

Killam's Wharf

Yarmouth celebrates our connection with the sea along the revitalized waterfront for the benefit of visitors and generations to come.

Cape Forchu Lightstation

Located at the tip of scenic Cape Forchu, this towering beacon sits atop picturesque volcanic rocks and has guided vessels safely into the Yarmouth Harbour since 1840.