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Crow Neck Beach

Located In Municipality of the District Barrington
Where To Find Us
Baccaro Rd
Baccaro, NS
Areas Served Shelburne County
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Contact Misty James, Recreation Director; Phone: 902-637-2015 ext 239; Email:
Alternate Contact Joel d'Entremont, Physical Actvivity Coordinator; Phone: 902-637-2015 EXT 237
Mailing Address c/o Barrington Municipal Recreation 
PO Box 100 
27 Park Lane 
Barrington, NS B0W 1E0
Fax 902-637-2598
Description & Services
Crows Neck beach is located in Bacarro. There is limited parking- you will need to park on the shoulder of the road to access the beach if you visit by car. This beach is a hidden gem in the Municipality. This beach is one of the most important nesting beaches for the endangered Piping Plover in Nova Scotia, their nesting period is from late march to May. The beach is especially sensitive to disturbance during nesting seasons. The beach can be found on Baccaro Road in Baccaro  
A great beach for bird watching, beach combing or taking a nice leisurely stroll on the beach next to the Atlantic Ocean. 
Explore at own risk.
Special Information
Tags Beaches ; COVID - Mental Health ; COVID- Stay active Outdoors ; Recreation Categories ; South Shore Connect ; Swimming