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Check out these two itineraries throughout Stewiacke, NS. Enjoy adventure, culture, nature, and just plain fun with your family and friends in Stewiacke.
The best part is, you get to mix and match and take as little or as much time as you like to make each experience your own.
Truro Buzz itineraries are proudly sponsored by the Town of Stewiacke
A Relaxing Getaway
If you need a day to get away and leave your stress behind, Stewiacke has just what you need.
Grab a coffee at Big River Café before starting your day off with a round of golf at Fox Hollow Golf Course, or spending the morning strolling the many scenic trails in the area, including Stewiacke River Country Trail and the John Crawford Trail.
After grabbing a quick lunch at one of the many options near Mastodon Ridge, get in some shopping at the Red Wagon Shop or the Stewiacke Gift Boutique, and enjoy a local beverage on the Coldstream Clear patio.
Be sure to book an end-of-day, relaxing spa treatment at the Abalone Retreat before having dinner off the vast, popular menu at Whistlers Pub, while enjoying some live entertainment.
If you’d like to make a night of it, consider staying at one of two bed and breakfasts: the Nelson House Bed & Breakfast, and the Trinity Airbnb.
For more information and ideas for your getaway, be sure to check out the Visitor Information Centre, located on the deck at Mastodon Ridge.
Choose Your Own Family Adventure
You can pack all kinds of fun into a family day trip to Stewiacke, Nova Scotia. Choose to start your day at one of the exciting parks throughout the area. From the newly renovated Mastodon Ridge park – complete with mini-golf and ice cream – to the extensive playground, basketball court and trails at Dennis Park, to the Shubenacadie Wildlife Park, just five kilometres down the road.
Why not continue the adventure and buy a picnic lunch at the local Foodland and bring it to one of the many nearby parks. There are many trails to explore. You can choose to take a nature walk down the Fish Shack trail, where you will see the confluence of the Shubenacadie and Stewiacke rivers, view eagles and see a tidal bore. Or you can explore the Stewiacke River Country Trail, the John Crawford Trail, or the trail at the Stewiacke River Park, located just outside of town.
If your timing is right, you can choose to either take in an afternoon baseball game featuring the Stewiacke Storm at the local ball field or, if you’re still looking to stay active, you can play a few holes at Fox Hollow Golf Course.
There are lots of fast food options on your way out of town – Tim Hortons, KFC/ Taco Bell, Dairy Queen, Subway, or Robins Donuts will provide the perfect treat to the end of your busy day.
For more information and ideas for your adventure, be sure to check out the Visitor Information Centre, located on the deck at Mastodon Ridge.