Trout Point Lodge

Stargazing Wilderness Adventure in Nova Scotia

Secluded deep in the heart of the Nova Scotian Tobeatic wilderness is the secluded boutique Trout Point Lodge. The luxury adventure inn is the premier destination for stargazing in the Maritimes, offering guided eco adventures including canoeing, interpretive dark sky adventures and cookery courses. The Japanese inspired forest bathing allows guests to unwind in the fresh air surrounded by the pristine forest of towering spruce, birch and maple trees. Locally inspired menus are served in the renowned restaurant, where guests can expect the freshest atlantic seafood, meats and homegrown vegetables, matched to an extensive award winning wine list. Ideally located, under an hour from the port town of Yarmouth and three hours from the provincial capital Halifax, the lodge is the perfect nature retreat as part of a self drive of Nova Scotia. Trout Point allows guests to truly switch off from the outside world, enjoying a rejuvenating experience in the wilderness at secret hideaway timber lodge.




Day 1:

Arrival at Trout Point Lodge where your hosts will welcome you into the inviting timber inn. Breathe in the fresh forest air and relax into your comfortable surroundings, looking forward to the adventures and relaxation ahead. A member of Small Luxury Hotels of the World, every hotel room, suite, and cottage boasts stunning river views.

This evening you'll be treated to an Atlantic Arcadian inspired meal in the renowned restaurant. The kitchen team grow fresh vegetables, edible flowers and herbs in the lodge's garden, which are then paired with the world famous Maritime seafood, woodland delicacies, locally sourced produce and award winning wines.

Staying at: Trout Point Lodge

Day 2:

A continental breakfast is served each morning in the log beam dining room, preparing you for a day of adventure or relaxation.

Trout Point Lodge is situated in the Tobeatic Wilderness Area, the largest wild area in the Maritimes, where unique landscapes have been shaped over centuries. Sitting on the edge of two river systems and vast forests, the hotel is the perfect hideaway for classic Canadian adventures. Today you have the option to be as active or relaxed as you wish. For the more active, the lodge offers canoeing and kayaking, guided hiking and nature walks and wild river swimming. Alternatively unwind in the forest bathing, join a cooking class, relax in the outdoor barrel sauna and wood-fired hot tub or simply relax in front of a roaring fire amidst wilderness splendour.

Join an expert guide this evening for an interpretive stargazing excursion in the peaceful forest air. Trout Point Lodge was awarded the world’s first Starlight Hotel accreditation in 2014 and is among the best places for astronomical observations in North America. The lodge has been designed to take advantage of its remote setting, offering guided trips and a stargazing deck, where guests can enjoy the dark and clear night skies.

Day 3:

Following a nourishing breakfast, join a lodge team member for a short guided hike of the surrounding wilds. Learn about the history of the Tobeatic Forest, the wild produce used in the kitchen and local wildlife, including the mighty moose. After the short guided hike, choose to venture by yourself allowing one of the many trails that criss-cross the 100 acre grounds of the wilderness resort.

The lodge is an acclaimed destination for Forest Bathing, a Japanese technique of self care, featuring pristine Arcadian Forest ecology. A Forest Bathing experience involves visiting a forest for relaxation and recreation while breathing in the fresh forest air filled with organic compounds derived from trees. Disconnect from the outside world, feel the pebbles under your feet, learn about local ecology and detoxify. Complement this peaceful excursion with a forest-side massage or foraging walks for edible treats from the woods.

The inviting waters of the river are best enjoyed with a visit to the outdoor, wooden hot tub. Jump in the fresh, pristine waters for a wild swim before relaxing in the riverside wood fired hot tub or the barrel sauna.

Day 4:

Enjoy a final breakfast of fresh produce before checking out for your onward travels in Nova Scotia. Trout Point Lodge is the ideal destination as part of a self drive holiday of this spectacular province. Get in touch with the team at Magnetic North Travel to tailor your bespoke road trip of the Nova Scotia, enjoying dramatic coastal scenery, whale watching, lighthouses, the freshest seafood in the world and delightful boutique Inns.


From £995 per person, based on two sharing (excluding flights)

This roughly converts to: 1,144 EUR | 1,303 USD

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Additional Info

This trip has flexible daily departures

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