45.664317481331, -62.345153317444

Lower Barneys River NS B0K 1G0

Barney's River

Here's hoping you enjoy scenic drives! Barney's River is situated along Nova Scotia's north shore and can be accessed via Shore Road - a quintessentially nautical drive with ocean views, winding roads and colourful houses typical of our beautiful province. This river is very well known for fishing well for sea-run Brown Trout.


Brook trout engraving-style illustration
Brook Trout  |  Salvelinus fontinalis
Drawing of a Brown Trout
Brown Trout  |  Salmo trutta


3 Nearby

View Guides


This fishing area is enforced following general regulations and bag limits, with a delayed season start on April 15th. Please refer to the most recent Nova Scotia Anglers’ Handbook for details: