Here is a list of books, guides, and charts that we recommend Cruisers take a look at and details on how to get a hold of them.
Cruising Nova Scotia (2nd Edition) – 1998 A comprehensive guide to cruising in the province. It includes extensive information on the cruising grounds and destinations along Nova Scotia’s entire coastline, navigational aids and much more.
To Buy: Diversity Special Interest cost: $19.95 + tax
With information on more than 40 suggested routes, this guide to cruising Nova Scotia’s Eastern Shore is thorough in its coverage not to mention extremely helpful and easy to read.
**Note**: both books listed above can also be found at the Halifax Regional Library
Safe Boating Guide: Your Guide to Regulations And Responsible Recreational Boating
Available through NSYA
There are 27 authorized CHS chart dealers here in Nova Scotia. You can find them all listed on the CHS website. Here is one of the listed local dealers: