Shubie Beach, NS
Shubie Beach Short Term Forecast
Shubie Beach is found on Lake Charles in the popular Shubie Park. The beach entrance is adjacent to Shubie Park Campground the closest campground to the urban core of Halifax. The park's name comes from the Shubenacadie Canal a section of which runs through the park. The canal was used from 1861 to 1871 to transport goods between Halifax and northern Nova Scotia. Shubie has 11 km of trails ideal for running walking or biking. The park has affordable kayak rentals a baseball diamond and a campground equipped with washrooms and showers. Dog owners can visit and take advantage of the off leash dog park. The swimming area at the beach has a lifeguard on duty during summer months.The Cheema Aquatic Club is based on Lake Charles. This is a freshwater beach and is tested for E. coli.
Tested weekly from July 1 to August 31