From driving ranges to world class courses, to fun and local favorites, there is a golf course for everyone! You can putt or drive your way to paradise at one of the main facilities in the area. From the challenging Jack Nicklaus designed Glen Arbour Golf Course to the scenic vistas of the Chester Golf Club and on to Osprey Ridge Golf Club, or the old town courses, there are numerous courses which are easily accessible from Larinda’s Landing and promise to please even the most discriminating golfer.
The old Annapolis Hiking Trail winds it’s way through 2.6kms. of wooden bridges, hardwood trees and photo vistas. A nature lover’s palette!! You are sure to encounter flora, fauna and wildlife unique to Nova Scotia on this spectacular trail which is owned and well maintained by Bowater Mersey. You can end a beautiful day of enjoying nature and tranquility with a swim in beautiful Sandy Lake. You can also hike the Canada-wide “Rails to Trails”, as well as several short trails that loop of the main trail. If you are looking for more hiking outside of St. Margaret's Bay, be sure to ask our friendly staff as they would be happy to point you in the right direction and give you some great recommendations based upon what you are looking for.
The Lighthouse Route is a favourite of cyclists in and around Nova Scotia. With it’s many trails and scenic coastline, this popular cycling route will provide several different levels and challenges, depending on your preference. You can also enter the Canada-wide “Rails to Trails” and cycle across miles upon miles of old Nova Scotia railway line. Bicycle rentals, self guided or group tours can be customized and organized at Larinda’s Landing, through one of the local cycling rental and tour companies for your convenience. Bike rentals can be arranged with delivery and pick up, please call and inquire in advance.
Cast a line from our on-site wharf/breakwater, where the Ingramport River meets the Atlantic Ocean or charter a private vessel for deep sea fishing from Lunenburg. Meet a group of new friends for a day of great fun, fishing stories and possibly even a few “true” catches to cook up at your home away from.
Within twenty-five minutes of Larinda’s Landing you’ll arrive at Hatfield Farms. The authentic ranch style setting of this farm will excite equestrian buffs of all ages and levels. Trail, wagon, or pony-rides there is something for everyone, complete with mechanical bucking bronco and horse-drawn wagon ride. This is a “must do” if you’re looking for a unique outdoor adventure.
Rivers, lakes or the open ocean…Nova Scotia is a kayaker’s dream destination. From novice to seasoned paddler, there’s plenty of opportunity to blend with nature, ride the waves, or explore the stunning coastline. Please ask our friendly staff to help you set up a rental with one of the local outfitters.
Our goal at Larinda’s Landing Oceanfront Cottages is to exceed any expectations you have for a memorable vacation. If by chance there are any activities, ideas or adventures that you would like to put into action, we will do our utmost to assist you in planning, organizing and booking.