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  • Climb the Light Experience 2
  • Climb the Light Experience

Climb the Light Experience

1856, NS-304, Cape Forchu, Nova Scotia B5A 5G7
(902) 740-1680 |

CLIMB the seventy-seven steps inside the lighthouse to the lantern room where you will be treated to the breathtaking views of the surrounding sea and landscapes.

LISTEN in awe of the historical events linked to the site and surrounding communities.

LEARN what it was like to be a lightkeeper at such a historically significant site.

Tour Highlights

  • Climb the only lighthouse in Nova Scotia that is open to public tours to the lantern room.
  • Full panoramic view of Cape Forchu, Yarmouth Harbour, and the Atlantic Ocean.
  • Learn about the history and life of a lightkeeper.


Adult Full Tour: $15.00 (Per Person)
Child (12 & Under) Full Tour: $7.50 (Per Person)
Adult Quick Climb Tour: $10 (Per Person)
Child (12 & Under) Quick Climb Tour: $5 (Per Person)

Hours of Operation

  • Full Tour: May 20 - September 24:
  • Tuesday - Sunday : Offered at Noon & 2pm
  • Quick Climb Tour: May 20 - September 24:
  • Tuesday - Sunday : Offered every 30 minutes during operating hours, based on availability.

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