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South Side Beach

Daniel's Head Beach

Record #: MDS0110
Last Modified: 06 Jan 2022
Last Full Update: 06 Jan 2022


Located In Cape Sable Island
Where To Find Us
Daniels Head Rd
Cape Sable Island, NS
Areas Served Shelburne County ; South Shore Region


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Contact Misty James, Recreation Director; Phone: 902-637-2015 ext 239; Email:
Alternate Contact Joel d'Entremont, Physical Activity Coordinator; Phone: 902-637-2015 ext 237; Email:
Mailing Address c/o Barrington Recreation Centre 
PO Box 100 
Barrington, NS B0W 1E0
Fax 902-637-2598

Description & Services

Directions: Once you crossed the Cape Sable Island Causeway, continue onto Highway 330 until and then turn left onto Centreville South Side Road Follow this road then turn left onto Daniels Head Road. Driv down this road for 850m and the parking lot will be on your right. 
Walk for miles on this white sandy beach. Like all our beaches, a great backdrop to your special day. A great place to collect sea glass, swim or just relax and enjoy the sights and sounds! 
A great birding area. 
Change Rooms, Washrooms, picnic area available during the summer months. Explore at own risk.