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Colin (Col) Locke's Beach

Located In Lockeport
Where To Find Us
South St
Lockeport, NS
Areas Served Shelburne County
Phone Col. Locke's Beach
Contact Frances Scott, Community Coordinator
Mailing Address c/o Lockeport Recreation/Culture/Tourism 
PO Box 189 
26 North St 
Lockeport, NS B0T 1L0
Fax 902-656-2935
Description & Services
Information Colin Locke's Beach 
Take a short walk east from the entrance to the South Wharf in Lockeport to discover this hidden gem of a beach. 
This beach is a favourite with many because it is a great spot for a picnic.  
At low tide, visitors can walk across the sand flats to Cranberry Island.  
When the tide comes up, you will truely be alone on an island, where you can spend time exploring the forest on the island, or have a picnic and watch the fishing boats leave the harbor.  
For more information on tide tables please contact the Crescent Beach Centre at 902-656 3123. 
Contact Frances Scott to find out about our Day Camp program supervised swims!
Special Information
Tags Beaches ; Fall Fun ; Recreation Categories ; South Shore Connect ; Summer Fun ; Swimming ; Walking