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Kennington Cove Beach

84 Kennington Cove Rd, Louisbourg, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Clean with large waves

Very nice beach, clean with large waves being pushed by high winds. We did not try to swim here as... read more

Reviewed 9 April 2018
huronhawk
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Toronto, Canada
The enjoyable Beach

We had to drive for a while before we ended at the Kennington Cove Beach. The whole way was filled... read more

Reviewed 3 November 2017
Robby G C
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Toronto, Canada
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84 Kennington Cove Rd, Louisbourg, Nova Scotia, Canada
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Reviewed 9 April 2018

Very nice beach, clean with large waves being pushed by high winds. We did not try to swim here as the air and water were cold that day.

Thank huronhawk
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Reviewed 3 November 2017

We had to drive for a while before we ended at the Kennington Cove Beach. The whole way was filled with gravel. Once at our destination, we couldn't take our eyes off from the beach. It was amazing! The waves splashed up on the rocks....More

Thank Robby G C
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Reviewed 13 October 2017

This area is well worth a visit. The views looking out over Kennington Cove Beach to the sea are stunning. It is a lovely area to walk on the beach and watch the waves rolling in. Not exactly a swimming spot. It is a cove...More

Thank Arabella_11
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Reviewed 9 October 2017 via mobile

This spot is just out side the entrance to the fortress. So don't miss a chance to go here. Very quite and beautiful spot.

Thank Shahzad D
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Reviewed 1 October 2017

Sept is not a swimming month in Louisbourg but this is still a worthwhile visit .This a lovely small beach in a cove surrounded by rocks. Lots of sand though and very private.

Thank easterntreker
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Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

Very picturesque little beach down the road from Louisbourg fortress where Wolfe's forces landed before they took the fortress. The water here was wicked cold and my local friend tells me it's always that way so maybe it's not the best place on the island...More

Thank Matt Y
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Reviewed 21 June 2017

I'd read the reviews for Kennington Cove...but car access was not available 14 June 2017. However a shorter walk to Simon's Cove was recommended and I can see why! The route is well signed and worth the walk through the woods.

Thank NorthumberlandJulieR
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Reviewed 14 November 2016

Such a beautiful beach, clean, lots of waves, popular with the locals, travel a dirt road to get to beach

1  Thank 750juanitaf
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Reviewed 25 October 2016

Beautiful beach nestled in a cove with rock cliffs. Waves crashing to shore and a great experience in nature. Can be cold on some days tho.

Thank Anne M
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Reviewed 22 August 2016

After a visit to the Fort, we tried to find this beach, and had a little difficulty. We ended up just following the road to the Fort and just passed the fort is the start of this beach. We stopped at a small beach just...More

Thank JPTENIUK
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