Tag Archives: swimming

Rainbow Haven Beach

Rainbow Haven is located 8kms off of the Cow Bay Rd.  It is a provincial park and all the benefits that come with it.   It is a clean beach with well maintained boardwalks and a canteen.  The beach has a life guarded section that is usually pretty packed during the summer but there are lots […]

Long Lake Provincial Park

Located within a 15 minute drive of downtown Halifax this provincial park has its ups and downs depending on what you are looking for. The park was created in 1980 when the city’s water supply moved to Pockwock Lake water shed near Hammons Plains. A management plan for the park has never been completed which […]