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WorldCanadaNova ScotiaYarmouth
Port of Entry
43°49.961'N, 066°07.608'W Chart icon.png
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Yarmouth is a town on the western tip of Nova Scotia, Canada. The town is known for the Cape Frochu Lighthouse and the nearby area boasts both traditional Anglo-Scottish and Acadian French culture. It also makes a good base for exploring the inland wilderness areas, which feature over 365 lakes and several major rivers.

Long connected to fishing due to its proximity to Georges Bank, the town is located in the heart of the world's largest lobster fishing grounds and as a result receives Canada's largest lobster landings each year.


See Nova Scotia.


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See Nova Scotia.


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The approach to Yarmouth is via a well marked by buoys long channel.


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


The Yarmouth port is used by cruise ships and fishing boats.

Marinas & Yacht Clubs

Killam Brothers Marina

Killam Brothers Marina/wiki/Yarmouth#Killam_Brothers_Marina
Marina icon Killam Brothers Marina [[Yarmouth#Killam Brothers Marina|Killam Brothers Marina]] 43°50.204'N, 066°07.375'W
Port of Entry

The marina has 35 berths with accommodation for up to 185-foot length vessels. Water, electricity, toilets, showers, laundry (possibly extra cost), fuel station, free WiFi. Repairs including engine, wood, fiberglass, propeller, and electrical. Restaurant, art gallery.

marina@townofyarmouth.ca; Tel: +1 (902) 740 4780; Fax: +1 (902) 742 1230; VHF channel XX
Address: Killam Bros. Marina, 90 Water St., Yarmouth, NS, Canada B5A 1K9




Water In the marina
Electricity In the marina
Toilets In the marina
Showers In the marina
Laundry In the marina (possibly extra cost)
Garbage Bins in the marina
Fuel Fuel station in the marina
Bottled gas ?
Chandlers ?
Repairs In the marina (including engine, wood, fiberglass, propeller, and electrical)
Internet WiFi in the marina
Mobile connectivity ?
Vehicle rentals ?


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Eating out


  • Yarmouth Airport (YQI IATA) serves private planes. The closest scheduled services are at Halifax
  • Bay Ferries, June 15-Sep 30, departs Portland 2:30pm EDT, departs Yarmouth 8:30am AST
  • International car ferry, daily 6-hour crossing between Yarmouth and Portland (Maine)
  • Busses and car



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Places to Visit

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See Canada.


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