Town of Pictou
Marina Marina Marina
Town of Pictou

Hector Quay Visitors Marina

We have been serving local and traveling boaters for over 20 years. Located on the scenic Northumberland Strait, Pictou has a sheltered, fog free harbour with deep water barrier free access. En route to Prince Edward Island and other nearby marinas, we are a perfect stopping place or seasonal port.

Contact Information
For reservations and more information:
Phone: (902) 485-6960 / off season (902) 485-4372
Fax: (902) 485-8110

Availability and Rates

  • 6 Visiting berths
  • 34 Seasonal berths
  • Sail and power boats
  • Hourly - $5
  • Daily/ Overnight - $40 (min) or $1.16/ft + HST
  • Weekly:  7 days - $6.90/ft (min $180) + HST, 14 days - $10.93/ft (min $285) + HST
  • Seasonal - $40/ft + HST + $180 + HST for electricity
  • Power - $4 per day + HST

Services and Facilities
  • Fresh water hook-up
  • Electricity (15 amps)
  • VHF channel 16 monitored
  • Launch ramp
  • Wireless internet
  • BBQ on deck
  • Picnic tables
  • Male and female washrooms with showers
  • Laundry washer and dryer
  • Ice and freezer
Hours of Operation
7:00 am-10:00 pm, seven days a week
**reduced hours starting in September

Summer Musical Showcase
The Hector Quay Visitors Marina hosts free live music every Sunday and Monday evening in July and August from 6:00-8:00 pm on our marina stage. Join us and enjoy the array of talent both local and abroad, as this season sees performers from throughout Pictou County, Nova Scotia and even as far as Scotland.

Artists interested in performing for the 2013 season can contact us at or by calling (902) 485-4372.

Come Visit Us!
Located adjacent to the replica Ship Hector, our marina offers a unique experience. Enjoy the warmth of our coastal waters and the friendliness of the people of Pictou.  While staying at the Hector Quay Visitors Marina you'll find a little something for everyone. Join us on the riveting Pictou waterfront. With restaurants, accommodations, banks, convenience stores and shops within walking distance, your stay is sure to be a comfortable one. From music to exceptional cuisine, your next great getaway is only a phone call away - reserve your berth today!

Nearby Attractions



Boater Information

Marine Safety

2014 Season

Call the Pictou Recreation and Parks Office at 485-4372 if you are interested in seasonal berth information or if you may have any questions.