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Nova Scotia County High Points

RankCountyPeak Elev-M Range (Level 5)Ascent Date
 VictoriaWhite Hill535Cape Breton Highlands 
 InvernessThe Pinnacle530Cape Breton Highlands 
 ColchesterNuttby Mountain367Cobequid Highlands 
 CumberlandHiggins Mountain356Cobequid Highlands 
 PictouDalhousie Mountain330Cobequid Highlands 
 AntigonishEigg Mountain322Peninsular Nova Scotia 
 KingsKings County High Point289Peninsular Nova Scotia 
 LunenburgSalmontail Lake Peak270Peninsular Nova Scotia 
 AnnapolisHiram Layte Hill269Peninsular Nova Scotia 
 HantsHants County High Point264Peninsular Nova Scotia 
 GuysboroughGuysborough County High Point242Peninsular Nova Scotia 
 HalifaxHalifax County High Point240Peninsular Nova Scotia 
 Cape BretonBlueberry Barren239Cape Breton Highlands 
 QueensTupper Lake Peak207Peninsular Nova Scotia 
 DigbyDigby County High Point200Peninsular Nova Scotia 
 YarmouthMcCoys Ridge200Peninsular Nova Scotia 
 RichmondPringle Mountain190Cape Breton Highlands 
 ShelburneBald Mountain177Peninsular Nova Scotia 

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List Description

This list is a work in progress. Some of the high points in southern and western Nova Scotia are still uncertain, due to relatively flat terrain and lack of detailed topographic maps.


Thanks to Marc Moisan of Annapolis County, and Ken Heaton of Sydney, who helped track down the locations of some of these high points. Also, thanks to noted high-point researcher David Olson, who reviewed an early version of this list.


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