South Shore

From the border of Halifax Regional Municipality to Yarmouth

The south shore stretches from Lunenburg area down past Shelburne. There are hospitals in Shelburne, Lunenburg, Liverpool and Bridgewater. SAR resources may be further away but Coast Guard response should be similar to Halifax area.

Area Character Location Level/Gauge Info
Medway Remote, Pool drop Greenfield NS Water Gauge
Indian Falls 15ft Waterfall Indian Falls provincial park Water Gauge
Ovens Tidal Race Small Tidalrace Lunenburg, NS Flood tide
Cooks Falls Multiple Ledge Drop Bridgewater, NS Water Gauge
North River Creek, Slide New Germany, NS Water Gauge
North Branch LaHave Pool Drop New Germany, NS Water Guage
West Branch LaHave Pool Drop Midville Branch, NS Water Guage
Main Branch LaHave Pool Drop Northfield, NS Water Guage
Gold Gorge Gorge, Creek Chester basin, NS Weather forecast
Roseway Urban River run Shelburn, NS Water Guage
Tom Tigney Creek Shelburn, NS Weather forecast
Argyle River Tiderace Gleenwood, NS Yarmouth Tides

Main Branch

rural river run, below Indian lake

West Branch

rural river run, gorge

Argyle River

Tidal river, near yarmouth

Cooks Falls

Multiple ledge drop river

Gold Gorge

Gold gorge

Indian Falls

Indian Falls provincial park

Medway River

Pool drop, and Park’n’Play in Greenfield NS

North Branch

rural river run, below Indian lake

North River

Rural creek with a slide

Ovens Tidal Race

Mid-bay small tidal race

Roseway River

Indian Falls provincial park

Tom Tigney

Short park’n’run creeky river along the highway

Last modified May 26, 2019