Wildlife Sighting Updates

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Summer is Here! Well we are definitely seeing some wildlife!  On the water, the guides are reporting sighting everything from Porpoises, Seals, Minke Whales, even White Tailed Deer! For some, the chance sighting is majestic, though impossibly quick – other times the wildlife is equally curious and playful about us. Last week, while paddling through […]

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Wildlife from this weekend

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Eastern Juvenile Willets Here’s a Willet we saw near the window on Friday evening. There were a few of them around. We’ve asked the birding community on Twitter to help us identify this guy, and the consensus is that this is an Eastern Juvenile Willet. The Willet is a shorebird in the Sandpiper family. The […]

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Hermit Crab Beach

Hermit Crab on Roger Power Island

At low tide, Roger Power Island reveals a magnificent white sand beach. It’s really a little piece of the Caribbean dropped here in Nova Scotia. I had heard for a few years that there are actually Hermit Crabs on this little paradise, but had never been lucky enough to spot one.. yet. So after examining […]

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Monday Night Paddling Clinics

Peter Meagher

This week’s topic:  rescues. Join Peter Meagher this Monday, June 28 from 6-8pm. Call 852-2567.

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Young Jack

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Friday night on the wharf.

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Cruise ship group

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The first cruise ship group of the day is gearing up to hit the water.

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Some of the wildlife we are seeing this week

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I’ve had a chance to be on the water quite a bit this weekend. On Friday my trip took me to Back Bay, where we saw the usual population of gulls, terns and cormorants. The jellyfish are out this time of year – we see them by the dozen in all sizes.   But on Friday […]

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Father’s Day Special

June 20: Dads paddle FREE (must bring proof of fatherhood)

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Tale of a Scarlet Tanager

Scarlet Tanager

On May 15th, ECO guides Dan, Krista & Eleanor went out for a pre season campout on Hearn Island. There is always lots to see and do:  from illuminescent phosphorescent sand, to the beautiful panoramic views of the North Atlantic. But this trip was special to because we found, what at first, looked to us […]

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First we stretch, Zen we Paddle

ECO Yoga

Yoga and Paddling starts this Sunday! Join our certified yoga instructor Sharon Munson at 8 am Sunday, June 20 for a one our yoga session overlooking the bay, followed by a one hour guided kayaking tour. $30 + tx ($10 for yoga only). Bring a mat and a snack!

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