With hundreds of attractions, the Backroad Adventures Layer is designed for backcountry enthusiasts in search of unique and out of the way sites. Discover Nova Scotia like never before as this year round playground acquaints you with its breathtaking panoramic viewpoints, dramatic coastlines, and amazing sandy beaches. Or perhaps satisfy your curiosity as you dive into times past and explore one of the many historic sites and lighthouses. If you are looking for something a little closer to home, we have included a few unique museums and urban attractions along with a host of other interesting sites.

In addition to geo-referencing the attractions Points of Interest, we have included short descriptions on most of these sites. These write-ups include location, details and history about the sites and which can be invaluable when trying to plan your Backroad Adventure.

With so much to see and so many places to explore, here is a list of Points of Interest, features and highlights included with the Backroad Adventure Layer.

  • Backcountry Attractions
  • Caves
  • Lighthouses
  • Natural Land & Rock Formations
  • Manmade Landmarks
  • Museums
  • Urban Attractions
  • Viewpoints
  • Waterfalls
  • Beaches
  • Historic sites
  • Attraction write-ups
  • Geo-referenced points & more

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