Things to do while in the area.
Blomidon Provincial Park is only 1 km from the Lyons. While there you can go hiking, picnic at the picnic park near the entrance at the bottom of the cliffs of Cape Blomidon. You can access the beach from there as well. Check their website for more information.
Spent a day hiking through some beautiful woodland or on the coastal trail to Cape Split. Be sure to follow the caution signs to avoid any unnecessary accidents along the way. 14 km from the Lyons'. Check their website for more information.
The Town of Kentville and the Town of Wolfville have several trails for hiking. Check their website for more information.
Dine out at this well known lobster restaurant, remember to take a warm sweater as the winds off the Bay of Fundy can be cool. Beautiful views, walk on the beach - very different in character than the beach at Blomidon. 34 kms from the Lyons'.
Visit this site to get an overview of some of the activities going on in the area and the time frame you may want to come visit us.
Also visit the Town of Kentville and the Town of Wolfville websites for events specific to those areas.
Special Sites to Visit
Grand Pre Historical Site is a national park dedicated to the preservation of the history of the Acadians in the Annapolis Valley-The Land of Evangeline. 33 kms from the Lyons'.
Each year thousands of sandpipers visit the shores of Evangelne Beach during there migratory track.
We have several wineries in the local area. Blomidon Estate Winery is the closest, about 14km from the Lyons.
Into Geocaching? There are 20 sites with 4.2 km of our location! Our co-ordinates are N 45° 09.558 W064° 25.043
A fun way to pass a sunny summer afternoon. Visit their facebook page to find out the water level conditions and when the best times to go tubing.
Spent a day at Oaklawn Farm Zoo., Nova Scotia's largest zoo. 50 kms from the Lyons'
Visit a local dairy that has for sale its own homemade Foxhill cheese, yogurt, gelato and fresh milk! 23 kms from the Lyons'
My favorite spot to visit is The Lookoff located 5 km north of Canning on Hwy 358. You can stop of enjoy the view for as long as you want, and enjoy an ice cream from the canteen across the road. Be sure to take your camera.
Clicking on any of the Blue headings will take you to a website that will provide you with more information.
For farm markets and u-picks try the websites listed below