Gilbert Cove Lighthouse

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Interpretive Centre
Interpretive Signs

Gilbert Cove Lighthouse

Digby, Nova Scotia Parks Guide

Canada Parks, Trails & Places

Gilbert Cove Lighthouse is a 1904 gem of a building sitting out on the tip of Gilbert Point fronting Saint Mary's Bay and Digby Neck in the Bay of Fundy. The postcard-like lighthouse likes to go by the name of "The Greatest Little Lighthouse in Canada". in 1990 Gilbert’s Cove Lighthouse was recognized as a Provincial Heritage Site.

What are the Top Things To Do, Activities, and Adventures at the Gilbert Cove Lighthouse?

Gilbert Cove Lighthouse adventures, and activities most enjoyed include sightseeing, beachcombing, swimming, gifting, photography and picnicking.

Why Gilbert Cove Lighthouse?

Because it is "The Greatest Little Lighthouse in Canada". It is beautiful and the setting is spectacular but you can't help to wonder what the other 250 or so "postcard" lighthouses think about that?

What are the features, amenities, and exhibits available for travelers to explore while at the Gilbert Cove Lighthouse?

The more important features, amenities, services and exhibits located in and around Gilbert Cove Lighthouse includes a gift store, museum, artifacts, tea room, picnic area, green space, and a rocky beach (sandy beach if the tide is low).

Come to Gilbert Cove Lighthouse in Nova Scotia, Canada


Gilbert Cove Lighthouse
244 Gilberts Cove Rd


Located in: Digby Parks | Nova Scotia
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