DISTANCE FROM HALIFAX: 56Kms / 1hr
NEARBY SURF SHOP: Happy Dudes Martinique
2137 East Petpeswick Road, Musquodoboit Harbour, NS
THINGS TO SEE & DO:
Wander the expansive shoreline.
Pack a picnic to enjoy in the open wooded picnic area.
Explore the boardwalks and pathways.
Try a Surfing lesson.
A great place for paddle-boarding.
Hike the nearby Musquodoboit Trailway.
DIRECTIONS FROM HALIFAX: Martinique Beach Map
DESCRIPTION: Martinique Beach located near Musquodoboit Harbour is the longest beach in Nova Scotia with a consistent year round surf. Summer offers the best conditions with winds blowing from the north northwest. Martiniques' breaks offer lefts and rights. Surfable at all stages of the tide. It very rarely gets crowded here. Lifeguards are on duty during the peak Summer months. Always check the surf conditions as there is a chance of large swells and rip tides.
*Please Note: Be aware of dangerous rip tides and use extreme caution when surfing or swimming.