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28 White Sandy Beaches You Won’t Believe Exist In Atlantic Canada

Why fly south when these beaches are in our backyard?

Considering the east coast has been battered by rain for the past couple days, we thought the Maritimes could stand to be reminded of how beautiful summer on our side of the country truly is.  White sandy cliffs and ocean views all over Atlantic Canada rival some of the most beautiful Carribean landscapes, and they're only a short drive away!

Read Also: 32 Bucketlist Nova Scotian Provincial Parks That You Have To Explore In 2017

Stay warm and scroll through the pictures we've included below of twenty-seven stunning beaches that you have to visit this summer.

Nova Scotia

Rainbow Haven Beach Provincial Park

Cow Bay

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The Hawk Beach

Cape Sable Island

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Thomas Raddall Provincial Park

Port Joli

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Carter’s Beach

Port Mouton

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Inverness Beach

Cape Breton Highlands National Park

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South Harbour Beach

Cape Breton Island

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Mavillette Beach Provincial Park


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Crystal Crescent Beach Provincial Park

Sambro Creek

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Melmerby Beach Provincial Park

Northumberland Strait

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Clam Harbour Beach Provincial Park

Lake Charlotte

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Black Brook Beach

Cape Breton Highlands National Park

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100 Wild Islands

Eastern Shore

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New Brunswick

Mactaquac Beach Provincial Park


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Aboiteau Beach


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Kouchibouguac National Park


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Parlee Beach Provincial Park


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Beach Camping Val-Comeau


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Irving Eco-Centre


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Murray Beach

Northumberland Strait

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Cavendish Beach


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Brackley Beach

Central P.E.I.

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Basin Head Beach Provincial Park

Basin Head

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Greenwich Dunes National Park


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Musgrave Harbour Beach

Musgrave Harbour

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Eastport Beach


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Lumsden Beach

Straight Shore

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Sandbanks Provincial Park


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Windmill Bight Park


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