Activities

The Last Port Motel is the perfect jumping off point for your Guysborough County adventure! We’re close to some of the best activities and attractions Guysborough County has to offer. In addition to great trails and historic sites, The StanFest festival grounds are just a 10 minute drive into the town of Canso.

The Last Port Motel is just minutes away from some of the best walking trails in the province, complete with rocky shores, sandy beaches and warm waters.

The following are just some highlights of what the area has to offer!

Stan Rogers Folk Festival

Each year the Stan Rogers Folk Festival draws some of the most talented singer songwriters from the world over.

Chapel Gully Trail

The Chapel Gully trail is situated on the easternmost point of mainland North America and is named for the Star of the Sea Church which stands nearby.

Last Port Motel: Canso Regatta

The Canso Regatta takes place each year during the second week in August. This week long celebration features a number of boat races, games, a parade, dances, and sports tournaments.

Grassy Island

Revisit a time when British and French Forces fought for control of North America, and learn about the role Canso played during this time.

The Last Port Motel: Boat Tours

There are many boat tours in the Canso area. Staff at The Last Port Motel are happy to help you find a tour so that you might experience a true Maritime adventure.

Black Duck Cove

Black Duck Cove offers white sandy beaches and some of the warmest waters of the East Coast. Many picnic areas are cleverly placed throughout, taking advantage of both coastal expanses and cozy nooks of evergreen.

Visit Guysborough

Visit Guysborough allows you to plan your adventures throughout Guysborough County. Check the network of trails systems which criss-cross the natural beauty which surrounds us!