Antigonish County is located on the northeastern shore of mainland Nova Scotia and borders on the Northumberland Strait, St. George's Bay and the western extension of the Strait of Canso.
Antigonish is a county filled with scenic beauty. From the coastline and its many beaches to the numerous parks, trails and nature sites. Visit historic homes, lighthouses and churches and explore local arts and crafts.
If you visit in winter, be sure to bring along your cross-country skis or your snowshoes. If you visit in the summer, don't forget to pack a bathing suit and beach equipment. Bring along your golf clubs and hiking equipment anytime you visit during the spring, summer or fall. And whatever the season, don't forget your camera and binoculars!