It doesn’t matter if you seek an adrenaline rush or a relaxing paddle in the ocean, Charlotte County has so many different outdoor recreation places, you’ll be able to find one that suits your needs. Kayaking or canoeing, hiking, fishing, hunting, beach combing, golfing and swimming are just a few of the many activities you can try while visiting!


If you love golf, you’ll love Charlotte County! With a golf course in almost every area, you’ll have endless opportunities to not only golf, but see our amazing wilderness. The Herring Cove Provincial Park’s golf course has their first hole overlooking the iconic beach, a sight any golfer would love. There are also many public pools available for use on hot summer days.

If you visit in the winter, make sure to stop in to watch an Aces hockey game at the Garcelon Civic Center, or a local team play at one of the many arenas. You could even stop in to watch a curling match!


A peaceful paddle down a river, through a lake, or by the coast of the Bay of Fundy is a must do for anyone visiting Charlotte County. Relaxing and exciting all at the same time! Many come to hike through the trails in the area, which offer a peaceful way to spend any part of your day. There are many places to go fishing too, giving everyone an opportunity to reel in a big catch!


Adventure High on Grand Manan offers many different types of kayaking adventures, from single to multi-day adventures, and even has bike rentals to make exploring the island even more fun. Many other companies all around the county have kayaking adventures too, so no matter where you are, you’ll have the opportunity to paddle around our great waters. If you want to go a little faster, many boating companies have opportunities to go whale watching and sight seeing out in the Bay of Fundy. Lambert Family Adventures on Grand Manan Island offers not only whale watching but also a tour of the island from the ocean explaining the fishing industry and pointing out landmarks with stories and explanations.