Tours & Events

Digby Pines Golf Resort and Spa offers a variety of weekly Nova Scotia tours. If you don’t see the tour you are looking for or would like to participate in a tour at a different time, we can make that happen! Call or email Ann Reid, Experiential Coordinator at 902.245.7724 or experiences@digbypines.ca. A 10% booking fee will apply to all tour & event bookings.

On-Site Tours and Events

Family Scavenger Hunt

Take part in our Family Scavenger Hunt. Inquire upon check-in.

Off-Site Tours and Events

Geo-Caching (Self-Guided)

This is a game of high-tech hide and seek. Participants use a GPS to hunt for containers called geocaches. Geocaches are currently placed in over 100 countries around the world and on all seven continents. Our staff will be pleased to assist you with GPS instruction and then send you off to geocache on a self-guided adventure.
Cost: $30.00 rental of one GPS unit. Inquire about a picnic lunch at an additional charge. 

From Vines to Wines Tour!

Take a guided tour of two unique wineries located in the picturesque Bear River, the Village on stilts. Tour includes guide and wine tasting at both wineries.
Cost: $49.00 per person.*
*Tour rates are based on a maximum of six people. Private tours can also be arranged at an additional cost. Independent tours available as well. Picnic lunches available upon request for an additional cost.

Vines to Wine & Flora Tour

Take a guided winery and vineyard tour of two unique wineries located in picturesque Bear River, the Tidal Village on Stilts. Then stop and smell the roses as you escape from the hectic pace of everyday life with a visit to the Annapolis Historic Gardens showcasing gardening methods, designs and materials representing more than 400 years of local history. Tour includes guide and wine tasting at both wineries.
Cost: $55.00 per person.*
*Tour rates are based on a maximum of 6 people. Private tours can also be arranged at an additional cost. Independent tours available. Inquire about a picnic lunch at an additional charge.

Mudflat Tours

Explore the ocean floor on the mudflats and rocky shore surrounding the Northeast cove in Freeport, Nova Scotia with Roger Outhouse, a retired biology teacher and embrace his passion for the cove.

Begin your journey at the Historical Warner House located in Northeast Cove, with a presentation on why the mudflats and rocky shore are among the most productive places on the planet. Learn about the highest and lowest tides in the world, discover a wide variety of wildlife, birds and sea creatures, and return to the Warner house to identify the species you discovered.

    • Tour is based on low tide times, permitting weather and availability.
    • Duration is approximately 2-3 hours.
    • Rubber boots will be provided if needed.
    • Please bring a jacket, as the breeze in the cove can be chilly, sunscreen and a hat for protection from the sun.

Cost: $25.00 per adult and $15.00 per child -16 and under – 5 and under free.

“Deep Sea Fishing” off Freeport Wharf

Enjoy the thrill of catching dinner off the Freeport Government Wharf. An enthusiastic and knowledgeable sport fisherman will introduce you to the type of fish, techniques for the fishing rod, how to cast and “jig” for fish and the best bait to use at the Warner house located in beautiful North East Cove.

Afterwards, they will take you to the wharf to begin your fishing experience. Pick periwinkles at the North East Cove from the seaweed lining the shore and take your fishing bounty back to the Warner House and learn to clean, filet and cook your catch and steam your periwinkles for a delectable feast.

    • Tour is based on permitting weather and availability.
    • Wear warm clothing, rubber boots, and bring sunscreen and a hat for protection from the sun.

Cost: $35.00 per adult and $25.00 per child -16 and under – 5 and under free.

The Island Experience

Embark on a journey to explore Digby Neck and the Islands.

Stroll along the trails on Brier Island and discover the history. You might even spot seals slumbering on the rocks! Return to long island for lunch at Lavena’s Catch Café ” listed in Where To Eat In Canada since 2002 and featured in an episode of the Food Network’s series Pitchin’ In hosted by Chef Lynn Crawford.

After lunch, enjoy a drive around the North East Cove and a visit to the Warner House. A home with almost 200 years of history in the village of Freeport. Stop at the beautiful Sandy Cove beach and enjoy a stroll along the beautiful red sandy expanse and learn about the mystery man of Sandy Cove.

Visit the Gulliver’s Cove at high cliffs, an outstanding place to explore sea caves and waterfalls, large boulders and high cliffs or just sit and take in the panoramic view of the Bay of Fundy.

Cost: $95.00 per person. Includes tours and lunch.*
*Tours are based on a maximum of six person. Private tours can also be arranged at an additional cost. Independent tours available too. Based on availability.

Explore Weymouth and the Acadian Shore

Take the day to explore Weymouth and the Acadian Shore! Visit Sissiboo Landing, a Cultural Interpretive Center based on a wealth of information about the five cultures that founded Weymouth and continued to work and live in harmony.

The five cultures represented include the Mi’kmaq First Nations, United Empire Loyalist, Black Loyalist, Acadians and the New France settlers. Tour “Hug your Nanny Cheese” farm, a local entrepreneur that wants to share her love of goats along with their milk and cheese, experience Smuggler’s Cove, a sandy inlet that has a history of adventure and contraband with its ocean carved cave.

Visit the Rendez-vous de la Baie interpretive centre with a guided tour learning the history of the Acadian culture and taste test a traditional dish of the Acadians at the Café. Then off to St. Mary’s Church at Church Point, the largest and tallest wooden structure in North America. Conclude your tour visiting the stone church of St Bernard, one of the largest granite churches in Nova Scotia,that only took 32 years to construct.

Cost: $95.00 per person which includes transportation, tours, lunch, and taste testing.*
* Tour rates are based on a maximum of 6 people. Group and Private tours can also be arranged for an additional fee. Just let us know how we can help you. Based on availability.

To book any of the above tours or for more information:
Ann Reid, Experiential Coordinator
902.245.7724
experiences@digbypines.ca