Beaches, outdoor pools, and splash pads

Supervised beaches, outdoor pools, and splash pads

Supervised Beach Locations

Beach status is updated weekdays by 8:00 a.m. and by 9:00 a.m. on weekends (between July 1-Aug 31). Click on the beach name for more information.
Beach Name Location Beach Status Lifeguard Supervision
Albro Lake Beach Albro Lake, Dartmouth Open Yes
Birch Cove Beach Banook Lake, Dartmouth Open Yes
Campbell Point Beach Hatchet Lake, Halifax Open Yes
Chocolate Lake Beach Chocolate Lake, Halifax Open Yes
Cunard Lake Beach William's Lake, Halifax Open Yes
Kearney Lake Beach Kearney Lake, Halifax Open Yes
Kidston Lake Beach Kidston Lake, Halifax Open Yes
Kinap Beach Porters Lake Closed due to high bacteria levels YES (Mon-Fri only)
Lake Echo Beach Lake Echo Closed due to high bacteria levels, Yes
Long Pond Beach Long Pond, Halifax Open Yes
Malay Falls Sheet Harbour, Eastern Shore Open No
Oakfield Park Beach Shubenacadie Grand Lake, Oakfield Water advisory for Shubenacadie Grand Lake No
Penhorn Lake Beach Penhorn Lake, Dartmouth Water Advisory for Penhorn Lake Beach Yes
Pleasant Drive Beach Petpeswick Lake, Eastern Shore Open Yes
Sandy Lake Beach Sandy Lake, Bedford Open Yes
Saunders Beach Paper Mill Lake, Bedford Open Yes
Shubie Park Beach Lake Charles, Shubie Park, Dartmouth Open Yes
Springfield Beach Springfield Lake, Sackville Open Yes
Webber's Beach Lake Charlotte, Eastern Shore Open YES (Mon-Fri only)
Papermill Lake Beach Park Papermill Lake, Bedford Open Yes
Outdoor Pool Name Location Status Lifeguard Supervision
Bedford Outdoor Pool Shore Drive, Bedford Open Yes
Commons Outdoor Pool Central Commons, Halifax TBA TBA
Cole Harbour Outdoor Pool 609 Colby Drive, Cole Harbour Open Yes

Splash Pads

Splash Pad Name Location Hours of Operation Lifeguard Supervision Status
Bayers WestWood Splash Pad 3315 Romans Avenue, Halifax 11 a.m-6:30 p.m. No Open
Halifax Common Splash Pad Central Commons, Halifax 11a.m-6:00 p.m. Yes Open July 1
George Dixon Centre Gottingen St., Halifax 11 a.m-6:30 p.m. No Open
Isleville St Playground Sebastian St., Halifax 11 a.m-6:30 p.m. No Open
Sackville Splash Pad First Lake Drive, Lower Sackville 11 a.m-6:30 p.m. No Open
Westmount School Edward Arab Ave. 11 a.m-6:30 p.m. No Open