The Shubenacadie Canal Waterway is a one-of-a-kind, inspiring, and challenging path to recreation, history, and nature that is yours to explore. In order to “further promote the Shubenacadie Canal System” as stated in the Act to Establish the Shubenacadie Canal Commission. We promote the waterway as an experience to be explored from Dartmouth to Maitland. Our goal is to attract more Nova Scotians and tourists to this unique destination. Entrepreneurs will discover the opportunities created to offer activities to these visitors. Existing businesses along the route are encouraged to contact us to join in this promotion. It’s yours to explore.