45.15259800346, -61.975979999101

8404 Nova Scotia Trunk 7
Sherbrooke NS B0J 3C0

St. Mary's River

St. Mary's River Interpretive Centre is your first stop when visiting this historical river. Find out the history and ecological significance of the area. You may even luck out on getting an insider tip on where to find a nice Brook Trout. Even famed Babe Ruth loved casting a fly on the river while visiting Nova Scotia. Not only a popular kayaking destination, there are beautiful provincial parks and walking trails nearby. You will no doubt find a little piece of river to settle in for the day.


Brook trout engraving-style illustration
Brook Trout  |  Salvelinus fontinalis


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Please refer to Anglers' Handbook for complete regulations:

Anglers’ Handbook - Government of Nova Scotia

Special Management Area

St. Mary's River is a Special Trout Management Area. Please refer to the most recent Nova Scotia Anglers' Handbook for details regarding specific regulations.