Martinique Beach

Eastern Shore
Address: 2389 Petpeswick Road, East Petpeswick.
County: Halifax
Size: 47.02 ha (116.19 ac)
GPS: N44 41.394 W63 08.841

A 3.7 km crescent, white-sand beach with open and wooded picnic areas behind the dunes. Boardwalks and hard-surfaced paths offer access for beachcombing and swimming. Supervised swimming (July-August/STC). Wildlife refuge area for migratory waterfowl and protected area for piping plover. Parking may be limited on summer weekends. Located 11 km (7 mi) south of Musquodoboit Harbour.

Designated / Operational / Natural Environment