Great Outdoors

Our knowledgeable Recreation and Front Desk Staff are available to answer all your questions and help you plan activities, customized just for you! Here are some of our favourite outdoorsy things to do in Nova Scotia – and they are complimentary during your next stay with us.  With such a wide range of activities to choose from, Liscombe Lodge Resort & Conference Centre is the ultimate place to enjoy your fun-filled Nova Scotia vacation.

Complimentary Non-Motorized Watercrafts
Enjoy a day on the water in a canoe, kayak or paddle boat; all free for our guests

Liscomb Harbour Cruise
Looking for nautical things to do in Nova Scotia? Take a relaxing Pontoon Boat ride along the Liscomb River channel and into the open waters of the Atlantic Ocean with our Marina Supervisor and Captain, Chester. During the one-hour scenic tour, Chester will share stories of the area and draw your attention to points of interest. You may even see a seal or bald eagle on your Liscomb Harbour Cruise. (Subject to a fee of $12 per person)

Tours: Wednesday through Sunday, departing from Liscombe Lodge Marina

Capacity: 12 people

Departure times (Wednesday to Sunday):

11:30 a.m.
1:30 p.m.
4:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m.

Or, guests and groups can book a private one hour tour for $100 per hour (four to 12 people per tour). Call us for more information at 1.800.665.6343.

Find the hidden treasures (called geocaches) on our trails, while learning about this new sport. Brush up on your old-school mapping and compass skills and learn the new-school skills of GPS (Global Positioning System). (Subject to a fee of $5 per person)

Outdoor Games
If you are searching for fun things to do in Nova Scotia that will keep you in shape, get active with our range of outdoor sports: tennis courts, shuffleboard, giant chess board, fishing, biking and basketball.

Obstacle Course
Enjoy the outdoors while you challenge yourself to our exhilarating obstacle course outside. Running, jumping, and climbing are great ways to stay in shape and have fun.

Scavenger Hunt
Join our recreation staff and follow the clues as you hunt for common and unusual items on your list.

BIG Game of Chess
Looking for unique, memorable, and family-friendly things to do in Nova Scotia during your stay? Join us for a game of outdoor chess on our giant chessboard. Partner up; play as a team, or by yourself. Who will be the Chess Champion?

Field and Pool Games
Join the Recreation Staff for some fun and challenges. Join in a game of soccer, bocce ball, badminton, aquatic games or tennis.

Family Bonfire
This evening event provides guests with a bonfire, stories and s’mores. Bring your lawn chair, blanket and beverages. (Subject to a fee of $2 to $10 per person)

Build a Backyard Volcano
Explore science in the great outdoors. Build a live volcano! Sound tricky? You’ll be surprised. (Subject to a fee of $2 to $10 per person)

Kid’s Adventure Camp Out
Experience an outdoors weekend with Liscombe Lodge’s Camp Adventure. Don’t forget to bring the kids! While Mom and Dad enjoy our newly refreshed guest rooms overlooking Liscomb River, the kids will have a camping experience like no other on the grounds at Liscombe Lodge. Available dates are July 12th, 2014 as well as August 9th, 2014. Learn more here… 

*Please pre-book any activities with our resort.
*Kids activities will only be from Friday to Sunday for the months of September and October.