Lunenburg

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Lunenburg
Port of Entry
44°22.146'N, 064°18.217'W Chart icon.png
lat=44.3691 | lon=-64.30362 | zoom=13 | y

Lunenburg is a small fishing town in Nova Scotia, Canada, first established in 1753. The Old Town of Lunenburg is on the UNESCO World Heritage List.

Charts

See Nova Scotia.

Weather

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Passages

See Nova Scotia.

Islands

There are several small islands in the bay leading to [[Lunenburg]: Corkum Island/wiki/Lunenburg#Corkum_IslandIsland icon Corkum Island [[Lunenburg#Corkum Island|Corkum Island]] 44°20.760'N, 064°19.445'W

Little Fast Point Island/wiki/Lunenburg#Little_Fast_Point__IslandIsland icon Little Fast Point Island [[Lunenburg#Little Fast Point Island|Little Fast Point Island]] 44°21.202'N, 064°12.550'W

East Fast Point Island/wiki/Lunenburg#East_Fast_Point__IslandIsland icon East Fast Point Island [[Lunenburg#East Fast Point Island|East Fast Point Island]] 44°20.904'N, 064°12.550'W

Herman's Island/wiki/Lunenburg#Herman.27s_IslandIsland icon Herman's Island [[Lunenburg#Herman's Island|Herman's Island]] 44°24.956'N, 064°19.445'W

Heckman Island/wiki/Lunenburg#Heckman_IslandIsland icon Heckman Island [[Lunenburg#Heckman Island|Heckman Island]] 44°23.190'N, 064°14.656'W

Communication

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Also see Cruiser's Nets

Navigation

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Entrance

Lunenburg is a port of entry/exit for Canada. For details see Entrance: Canada.

Berthing

Lunenburg Harbour

Lunenburg Harbour/wiki/Lunenburg#Lunenburg_Harbour
Harbour icon Lunenburg Harbour [[Lunenburg#Lunenburg Harbour|Lunenburg Harbour]] 44°22.466'N, 064°18.469'W
Port of Entry

Provides electricity, shower, and washrooms.

XX@XXX; Tel: +1 (902) 521 3012; Fax: +XX (XXX) XXXXXX; VHF channel XX

Marinas & Yacht Clubs

Lunenburg Yacht Club

Lunenburg Yacht Club/wiki/Lunenburg#Lunenburg_Yacht_Club
Marina icon Lunenburg Yacht Club [[Lunenburg#Lunenburg Yacht Club|Lunenburg Yacht Club]] (LYC) 44°24.647'N, 064°19.358'W

LYC has a 40-berth marina plus moorings. Water, electricity, toilets, showers, fuel, ice. Tender service. Restaurant, barbecue grills

lycmanager@lyc.ns.ca; Tel: +1 (902) 634 3745; Fax: +1 (902) 634 8197; VHF channel 68
Address: 734 Herman's Island Road, PO Box 820, Lunenburg, NS Canada B0J2C0

Anchorages

Mahone Bay

Mahone Bay/wiki/Lunenburg#Mahone_Bay
Anchorage icon Mahone Bay [[Lunenburg#Mahone Bay|Mahone Bay]] 44°26.931'N, 064°22.476'W
Pleasant anchorage in front the small town of Mahone Bay.

Amenities

Facilities
Water In the Yacht Club
Electricity In the Harbour and the Yacht Club
Toilets In the Harbour and the Yacht Club
Showers In the Harbour and the Yacht Club
Laundry ?
Garbage Bins in the Harbour and the Yacht Club
Supplies
Fuel In the Yacht Club
Bottled gas ?
Chandlers ?
Services
Repairs ?
Internet ?
Mobile connectivity ?
Vehicle rentals ?

Provisioning

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Eating out

Transportation

  • Trius Tours operates a daily bus service between the Halifax Via Rail station (6040 Almon St.) and Mike's Kwik-Way in Lunenburg
  • Car

Tourism

History

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Places to Visit

  • Bluenose II. A replica of the original Bluenose featured on the flipside of Canadian dimes, spends much of the season in Lunenburg, where she was built. When she's in port, two-hour morning and afternoon cruises are available
  • The Fisheries Museum of the Atlantic commemorates Atlantic Canada's fishing tradition with exhibits that include the schooner Theresa E. Connor, an aquarium featuring native species, a working boat building shop, and the steel-hulled side trawler Cape Sable. Guided tours are available in the summer season.

Friends

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Forums

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Links

References

See Canada.

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