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Crystal Crescent Beach Provincial Park

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CCBPP

Just as beautiful as I remembered it from 5 years ago- white sand, crystal clear waters. This time... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Jonathan K
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Pennsylvania
Pennant Point Trail

The beach is one of the best in Nova Scotia. A great place to go to the beach. If you walk along... read more

Reviewed July 13, 2018
John C
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223 Sambro Creek Rd, Sambro, Nova Scotia B3V 1L8, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Just as beautiful as I remembered it from 5 years ago- white sand, crystal clear waters. This time we explored more of the trails and were really impressed with the range of the trail, we could've continued on for quite a way and taken our...More

Thank Jonathan K
Reviewed July 13, 2018 via mobile

The beach is one of the best in Nova Scotia. A great place to go to the beach. If you walk along the 3 beaches it leads to a great hiking trail with great views.

Thank John C
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Beautiful view with mixture of sea and forest. Nice hike which last long enough to have amazing views from the ocean and the forest. If you wish bring towel and lie on the beach so you can get tan. Just be careful, beach is unsupervised...More

Thank MartoZh
Reviewed June 21, 2018

To see a video of this location, please look up my page (Josh the Travel Guy) on YouTube where you will find a great video of my trip here. Crystal Crescent beach is one of the two most popular beaches close to the city of...More

3  Thank Baltzer
Reviewed March 30, 2018

I’m proud to be from Nova Scotia, and happy to see tourists envy when they see a beach like this. BUT, this is a message to the local dog owners. I was down at the beach for a hike 2 days ago and I was...More

2  Thank Weldon M
Reviewed December 4, 2017

This is one of the best beaches in the Province and easily accessed from the Halifax area. Soft white sand with lots of rolling dunes. Plenty of parking and walking trails, a perfect spot for a day of fun in the sun. There is a...More

2  Thank NSGALBUTTEMT
Reviewed October 1, 2017

This beach has beautiful soft white sand and is probably beautiful in the summer- however, I prefer longer unbroken stretches of beach and ones with high cliffs around them. Its quite narrow and I can see it would get really crowded in summer.

1  Thank Luvstobake
Reviewed August 18, 2017

This is a very pleasant beach, not too far from Halifax. On a nice summer day, it's a great place to go and enjoy the weather and scenery. It can get crowded at times, on the beach and in the parking lot, but don't worry...More

2  Thank AK8397
Reviewed June 11, 2017

you think you are in the Carribean so clear.its white sand and blue water with cooling ocean waves crashing on your feet

1  Thank starlady30
Reviewed April 13, 2017

Beautiful beach & trails off the beaten path. Beautiful views. Great for families and pets. Sandy beach.

1  Thank orode
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