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Trout Point Lodge

Daily Cooking Classes, Stargazing Tours

Located In Kemptville
Where To Find Us
189 Trout Point Rd
Kemptville, NS B0W 1Y0
Areas Served Yarmouth County
Phone 902-761-2142
Fax 1-800-980-0713
Description & Services
Daily cooking classes in the main Trout Point Lodge kitchen are held 5 days a week starting at 3:00 p.m. and lasting for 1 ½ to 2 hours.  
Themes change daily.  
Wild foods walks (Foraging Through the Forest) also take place on a regular basis.  
Please contact for dates & times.  
Classes and forays are taught by professional Trout Point Lodge kitchen staff, with lessons planned by the chef/proprietors. 
Each summer & fall Trout Point offers guided star gazing from the Lodge's vantage as one of the best places for astronomical observation in North America, with dark & clear night time skies.  
Learn about our solar system, universe, and galaxy!  
The views are breathtaking and can at times include amazing meteor showers as well as the aurora borealis.  
Using the Lodge's 10" telescope brings heavenly bodies into even greater clarity. 
Located within the Southwest Nova Scotia Biosphere Reserve, adjacent to the Tobeatic Wilderness Area and the Tusket River in Argyle Municipality, Nova Scotia.
Special Information
Tags Classes/courses ; Fall Fun ; Guided Tours ; Recreation Categories ; South Shore Connect ; Special Interest