West Dover, Nova Scotia Lighthouse Route

West Dover, Nova Scotia

West Dover is situated between Peggy’s Cove and East Dover on Highway 333 and is part of  the “Lighthouse Route.”  This scenic drive follows Nova Scotia’s South Shore, which winds it’s way through towns like Liverpool and Lunenburg.

On this Lighhouse Route you will see over 20 lighthouses, from the the dramatic beauty of  famous Peggy’s Cove Lighthouse to Yarmouth’s giant Cape Forchu light.

Photo Credit: USA Today.  Picture shows depicting fishing boats loaded with traps, leaving the harbor on the first day of lobster season in West Dover, Nova Scotia.