This web page, an aid to travel and vacation planning
within Kings County in Nova Scotia,
supports and augments the
Birding Sites of Nova Scotia guidebook.
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Locator Maps for Birding Sites & Routes
County Updates
Weather & Tides
Parks & Protected Areas
Cultural Heritage Attractions
Author's Kings County Recommendations
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Kings County, Nova Scotia
Tourism & Orientation Web Sites

Map of Kings County  &  Map showing Birding Sites
Detailed Map of Kings County  (Adobe Reader required)
Southwest Nova Scotia Tourism
Evangeline Trail (Scenic Drive)
Blomidon Naturalists Society
Town of Wolfville  &  Street Map  (Adobe Reader required)
Town of Kentville  &  Street Map
Town of Berwick  &  Street Map
Maps of the following communities (Adobe Reader required):
Aylesford; Canning; Coldbrook; Grand PreGreenwood; Kingston; New Minas; and Port Williams.

Kings County, Nova Scotia
Locator Maps for Birding Sites & Routes
A) Eastern Annapolis Valley
A1 Grand Pré, including:
Aerial View of
Grand Pré
Grand Pré National  Historic Site
Evangeline Beach
Boot Island Viewpoint
Provisional Site Species' List  (PDF file)
A2 Kentville Ravine  (trail head) &  Trail Map  &  Description
A3 Wolfville Sewage Lagoons & Long Island Road junction
A4 Robie Tufts' Nature Centre (Wolfville)
A5 Tannery Hollow Nature Trail  Description Hennigar's Farm Market web site
A6  Port Williams Sewage Lagoons  &  start of entrance road
A7  Canard Pond  &  Fred Thomas Road
A8  Saxon Street Pond
A9  Sheffield Mills (Community Centre)
A10  Wellington Dyke
B) North Mountain and the Fundy Shore
B1  Blomidon Provincial Park  (park entrance)
Provisional Site Species' List  (PDF file)
B2  Cape Split  (trail head) &  Trail Map  &  Description  &  Aerial View
B3  Scots Bay
B4  Hall's Harbour
B5  Baxter's Harbour
B6  Harbourville
B7  Black Rock
C) South Mountain (Interior Kings County)
C1  Gaspereau River Trail  (trail head)
C2  Aylesford Road, including:
Northern terminus (East Aylesford)
Lake George Provincial Park
Southern terminus (Lunenburg County line)
D) Western Annapolis Valley
D1  Aylesford Marsh  (trail head on Victoria Road) & Aerial View
Kings County, Nova Scotia
Weather & Tides Web Sites
Kentville inland weather forecast
Greenwood inland weather forecast
Bay of Fundy marine weather forecast
TIDE TIMES - BAY OF FUNDY (east to west)
Horton Bluff, Avon River tide time  &  locator map
Cape Blomidon tide time  &  locator map
Scot's Bay tide time  &  locator map
Baxter's Harbour tide time  &  locator map
Kings County, Nova Scotia
Trails Web Sites
Blomidon Provincial Park Trail -- Locator MapTrail Map  &   Description
Kentville Ravine Trail -- Locator MapTrail Map  &  Description
Rawding Ravine (Wolfville) Trail -- Locator MapTrail Map  &  Description
Cape Split Trail -- Locator MapTrail Map  &  Description
Tannery Hollow Nature Trail -- Locator Map Description  (at Hennigar’s Farm Market)

Kings County, Nova Scotia
Parks & Protected Areas Web Sites
Blomidon Provincial Park  &  Downloadable Brochure (pdf)  &  Locator Map
Robie Tufts Nature Centre  (in Wolfville) & Locator Map
Cloud Lake Protected Area  &  Official Site
Southern Bight of Minas Basin "Important Bird Area"  &  Ramsar Sit

Kings County, Nova Scotia
Cultural Heritage Attraction Web Sites
Grand Pré National Historic Site  &  Locator Map
Prescott House Museum  (Community of Starr's Point)
Sheffield Mills Eagle Watch Festival
Apple Blossom Festival (Town of Kentville)
Centre Stage Theatre (Town of Kentville)
Acadia University Art Gallery (Town of Wolfville)

Kings County, Nova Scotia
Lighthouse Web Sites
Black Rock Lighthouse information  &  locator map
Borden's Wharf Lighthouse informationformer location (no longer standing)
Horton Bluff Lighthouse information  &  locator map

Kings County, Nova Scotia
Author's Recommendations
Just Us! Coffee Roasters Co-op  &  locator map
Tangled Garden (herb condiments & garden)  &  locator map

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