Category Archives: Minas Basin

Scots Bay Provincial Park – slow motion beach action

A slow-motion look at seemingly chaotic waves breaking and retreating from the beach at Scots Bay Provincial Park

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Houston’s Beach

  Eroding sandstone formations I spent a bit of time at Houston’s Beach, a lesser known section of beach on the Blomidon Peninsula – a bit south of Blomidon Provincial Park. I arrived just as the tide was starting to … Continue reading

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Minas Basin – Cobequid Bay

A quiet moment on Cobequid Bay,  just south of Blomidon Provincial Park

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Minas Basin – Cobequid Bay

A quiet moment on Cobequid Bay,  just south of Blomidon Provincial Park

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Minas Basin – Cobequid Bay

A beautiful view across Cobequid Bay – Upper Pereau

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Walton Harbour – Minas Basin

Walton Harbour – looking north onto the Minas Basin I had stopped here to take a look at the Walton Lighthouse, and lingered a bit longer on a rainy day to enjoy the beauty of the outlet of the Walton … Continue reading

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Walton Harbour Lighthouse

Walton Lighthouse Built in 1873, the 9.4 meters tall Walton Lighthouse is the last original lighthouse in Hants County. It was once the brightest light on the Minas Basin in the upper Bay of Fundy, guiding ships into Walton Harbour … Continue reading

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Walton River

The Walton River cascading under the Highway 215 bridge, as it flows into the Minas Basin on the ebbing tide. and some video…

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