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Straitside Holsteins is located right on the Northumberland Strait in Pugwash, Nova Scotia.
1 hour from Truro
2 hours from Charlottetown
11/2 hours from Moncton
Take Highway #4 from Truro to Wentworth (approx. 40 minutes). At Wentworth turn onto Route 306 toward Pugwash. Follow signs to the Village (approx. 20 minutes). When in the town turn onto Church Street and follow the road 2 miles (past two schools and hospital). Farm is located at 747 Gulf Shore Road.
On Trans Canada Highway Exit at Amherst and follow signs for the Sunrise Trail. Pugwash is located approximately 40 minutes from Amherst. Coming into the village you will pass over the harbour, turn right as you enter the town. On the second street to the left, Church Street, turn left and continue approximately 2 miles until you reach 747 Gulf Shore Road.
FROM PRINCE EDWARD ISLAND:
When leaving the bridge you will travel toward the rotary in Port Elgin. At the rotary take the Port Elgin exit. Go through the town watching for signs to Nova Scotia or the Sunrise Trail (also watch for a sign to lead you to a winery). Follow the signs to Pugwash. Coming into the village you will pass over the harbour, turn right as you enter the town. On the second street to the left, Church Street, turn left and continue approximately 2 miles until you reach 747 Gulf Shore Road. It will take approximately 1 hour to get from the bridge to Pugwash.
From the ferry at the Pictou Rotary head toward the Sunrise Trial and head for Tatamagouche / Wallace / Pugwash. Once in Wallace look for signs with Scenic Diversion of Sunrise Trail. Go over the bridge (Wallace Harbour), follow the road through Fox Harbour and this will lead to the Gulf Shore Road. The farm is located at 747 Gulf Shore Raod. The farm is approximately 15 minutes from Wallace. In total it will take approximately 1 hour from the ferry to the farm.
Remember, visitors are always welcome!