Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 01-11-2014, 10:16 PM   #1
RFK's Avatar
Join Date: Dec 2012
Location: Rhode Island
Posts: 89
Nova Scotia August 2014.

We are former tent campers (+20 years) and only had our TT one season. We are looking forward to exploring Nova Scotia for the first time in August 2014. We'll have our motorcycle, kayaks and mountain bikes with us and plan about two weeks for the trip from New England. Any suggestions and advice would be greatly appreciated. Thanks in advance

Ray & Barb
2012 Sierra Duramax 2500HD 4 x 4
2013 Forest River XLR Hyperlite 27 HFS
2007 Harley Electra Glide Classic
RFK is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-11-2014, 11:49 PM   #2
Senior Member
Join Date: Jan 2013
Posts: 1,577
We went this past (2013) summer and can recommend two campgrounds. These are right on the water the first is Old Shipyard Beach Campground. Old Shipyard Beach Campground
Right on Bay of Fundy.

The other is King Neptune Campground. Close to Peggy's Cove Lighthouse. Again, you can get a site right on the water and watch beautiful sunsets. Full hookup. We never used the bath house so can not comment but loved our site.

There is obviously a lot more to see in NS but these are the two places we stayed. I'm sure others can add to this. It is beautiful no matter where you go.

2016 Siverback 33IK
2015 Ford F-250 Lariat 6.7L V8 Diesel 4WD Super Cab

"If you don't know where you are going, any road will get you there."
dalford is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 01-27-2014, 10:29 PM   #3
Canadian Member
itat's Avatar
Join Date: Feb 2012
Location: Eastern GTA, Ontario, Canada
Posts: 3,295
A trip around the Cabot Trail on Cape Breton Island is an absolute must if you're going to Nova Scotia. Truly spectacular views and nice hiking. We also really enjoyed the Fortress of Louisbourg. We stayed at the North Sydney KOA as a base on Cape Breton. You could also stay at a campground in the Baddeck area.

We spent 3 days in the Halifax area, too. From the Halifax West KOA, we toured to Peggy's Cove and Lunenburg which are quaint, picturesque little towns with lots of history.

Try to make time to go to Hopewell Rocks on the New Brunswick shore of the Bay of Fundy where you'll see the highest tides in the world. The tides rise and fall by as much as 40+ feet.
2011 Rockwood Signature Ultra Lite 8293SS, 12K Equal-i-zer WDH
2016 Ford F-250 XLT SuperCrew, 6.2L, 4x4, 6'9" bed, 3.73, w/ snow plow & camper pkgs.
2010 Rockwood Roo 23SS (2012 - 2014)
2009 Ford F-150 XLT SuperCrew, 5.4L, 5'6" bed (2012 - 2016)

itat is offline   Reply With Quote

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Featured Campgrounds

Reviews provided by is not in any way associated with Forest River, Inc. or its associated RV manufacturing divisions.

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 10:55 AM.