The province of Nova Scotia boasts a rugged and beautiful maritime landscape, as well as a unique culture steeped in Acadian, Celtic, Mi'kmaq and African tradition. Best known for the cultural hub of Halifax, the wildlands of Cape Breton and the countless coastal fishing villages that seem untouched by time, Nova Scotia is an explorer's paradise. With no portion of the province further than 56 km (35 mi) from the ocean, Nova Scotia is a land ruled by water. Bask in the salty air of the Atlantic as you watch puffins, dolphins and whales from the shore, explore remote backroads on your way to a picturesque lighthouse, hike the fabled trails of Cape Breton Highlands National Park or take a trip across the Northumberland Strait to relax on PEI's perfect beaches – with the newest edition of our Nova Scotia/Prince Edward Island Mapbook in hand, there is no limit to what you can discover in this maritime wonderland.
The 4th Edition of the Nova Scotia/Prince Edward Island Mapbook features extensive updates and upgrades from the last publication. Along with the addition of Crown land, we have added 14 new recreation topographic maps at 1:200,000 scale, expanding our coverage to include all of Prince Edward Island. We have also added and updated recreation features including multi-use trails, ATV trails, snowmobile routes and paddling systems, as well as refined thousands of Points of Interest to help you choose the adventure that is just right for you. New features include Stocked Lake Fishing Charts, Multi-Use Trail Charts and more, expanding the Mapbook by over 60% in size from its last edition!
From the historic fishing villages of the Lighthouse Route along Nova Scotia's south shore to the pastoral charm of the Glooscap Trail and beyond, Nova Scotia's scenic drives are second to none. Culture and wilderness collide as you explore the far reaches of this maritime jewel, and the latest edition of our Nova Scotia/Prince Edward Island Backroad Mapbook provides all of the details you need for the perfect Nova Scotia road trip.
In your durable, heavy-duty, spiral-bound 21.5 cm x 28 cm (8.5" x 11") Nova Scotia Mapbook you will find 66 detailed topographic maps spanning the province, complete with labelled recreation sites, amenities, highways, backcountry roads, trails and other points-of-interest. 14 of these maps are brand new to this edition, expanding our coverage to include all of Prince Edward Island. Not only are these Nova Scotia maps user-friendly, but they boast a level of cartographic sophistication unparalleled even by government resources – making them the maps of choice for search-and-rescue.
New to this edition, we have divided the index into Map and Adventure sections to make it easier to use than ever. You will find page numbers and map coordinates for each activity and location, plus important numbers, distance charts and an advertiser list for easy referencing.