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Getting to the Beach

Directions

two clamsThe beach is located 84km from Dartmouth on Route #7 along the Eastern Shore.  Turn right at Lake Charlotte (by former Webbers Store / Gas Station)

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Parking

There will be some parking restrictions in place on Clam Harbour Road and Beach Road from 6:00 am to 7:00 pm on Sunday, August 16, 2015.

  • Parking restrictions will be in place for:
    • #7 Highway intersection at Lake Charlotte to Beach Road
    • Beach Road to the Provincial Park Entrance
    • Beach Road to the rear exit of the Provincial Park
  • Parking will only be permitted on the right hand side of the road (travelling towards the beach)
  • Anyone parked on the left hand side of the road (travelling towards the beach) will be ticketed and/or towed
  • Temporary road signs will mark restricted areas

Parking is limited at the beach so a FREE shuttle bus service will be available from 9:30 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Keep an eye out for the designated bus stops along Clam Harbour Road.



Shuttle Bus along Clam Harbour Road

To make your experience getting from your car to the beach (and back!) better and to provide more parking opportunities, we are offering complimentary shuttle bus service.

  • Offered until approximately 7:00 pm.
  • Watch for the designated bus stops along Clam Harbour Road.
  • Please be advised that dogs or other pets are NOT permitted on the buses.
  • Parking permitted on the right hand side (heading towards the beach) of Clam Harbour Road and Beach Road only.
    Shuttles only pick up on return trip (heading towards beach) Please do not try to load shuttle during drop off.

NO DOGS ON THE BUSES.

Only Guide or Assistant Dogs are allowed on the buses.

Distances to the beach:


Stop 1 - 1.7 kilometres (approximately 20 minute walk)
Stop 2 - 3.4 kilometres (approximately 35 minute walk)
Stop 3 - 4.4 kilometres (approximately 45 minute walk)
Stop 4 - 5.0 kilometres (approximately 50 minute walk)
Stop 5 - 6.0 kilometres (approximately 1 hour walk)
Stop 6 - 6.9 kilometres (approximately 1 hour 15 minute walk)
Stop 7- 8.8 kilometres (approximately 1 hour 40 minute walk)