New Glasgow, Nova Scotia, Canada rests on the banks of the East River of Pictou County in Northern Nova Scotia.
Activities most enjoyed in the community and surrounding areas include cycling, biking, sightseeing, swimming, beachcombing, boating, sailing, jet skiing, water skiing, fishing, kayaking, and golfing.
A few of the more popular activity and sightseeing destinations in the region includes Big Island Beach, Melmerby Beach, The River Trail, and the Powell's Point Provincial Park.
Some of the attractions, museums and cultural venues in New Glasgow, Nova Scotia and the surrounding regions includes the Pictou County Sport Heritage Hall of Fame, Pictou County Military Heritage Museum, Carmichael-Stewart House Museum, Crombie House and the Nova Scotia Museum of Industry.
Services important in and around the community of New Glasgow include accommodations (hotel, motel, inn, vacation home, bed and breakfast), campground, pubs, gift shops, restaurants, gas station, grocery stores, liquor store, cell service, internet and transportation services like taxi, marina and ferry (Pictou).