Tag Archives: Bear River

Fall Colours – Bear River

Bear River, Annapolis County, Nova Scotia is also known as the village built on stilts. This picturesque tidal village, nestled deep in the valley formed by the Bear River was once a thriving community, active in ship-building and timber shipping. … Continue reading

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Ice and Tide – Bear River

In very cold weather ice can form close to shore on the upper part of the river where the river is still tidal but the water has a lower salt content. Here in the village the surface ice formed at … Continue reading

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Bear River Estuary and Bridges

This is one of my favourite views around the Annapolis Basin. Unfortunately it only shows itself from late fall to early spring, when the leaves are off the trees, unblocking the view. Although infinitely superior for daily use, the new … Continue reading

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