At all times please first review and adhere to the following resource: Nova Scotia Anglers Handbook

All water in Nova Scotia is public water unless it belongs to a restricted watershed area, these are often fenced off. Always respect property rights and employ curtesy at every opportunity. For example it’s a good idea to approach a land owner and request permission if at all possible.

The following items may also be helpful:

  • Fish with a friend with local river knowledge
  • Use our contact us form to reach out to us directly
  • You can cross any uncultivated land
  • Consider reviewing our river maps
  • Hire a guide
  • A good starting spot is behind the Antigonish Mall