Entries by natureridge

Epic [Eastern Shore] Biking Trail Adventure

It’s officially prime-time for trail season, and if you’re looking for a fantastic summer trail to bike (or hike or run) in the jaw-dropping landscape of Nova Scotia’s Eastern Shore, we can recommend a solid full-day adventure on The Atlantic View + Salt Marsh Trails! Close to Nature Ridge (an awesome new conserved green space […]

Tips of the Trade for a Better-Built Home

Building a home that is exceedingly comfortable – and one that consumes less energy, rather than building a home that just meets minimum building-code requirements, is super important to us at Nature Ridge Homes. Check out this short video that we put together during one of our recent builds which highlights some tips of the […]

Nature Ridge – Where You Want To Live!

Our new conservation design subdivision, which we call Nature Ridge, is located in central Porters Lake and has been 5 years in the planning…but now we’re ready for you and your awesome family! This pristine 215 hectare neighborhood, where 80% of the land has been preserved in its natural state, is flanked by magnificent Porters […]

Winter Beach Day Anyone?

Did you know that Martinique Beach Provincial Park is the longest sandy beach in Nova Scotia? (A captivating 5-km crescent shape, white-sand beach). The beach is situated in East Petpeswick, 11 km south of Musquodoboit Harbour in the Eastern Shore region. (From Halifax take either Highway 107 or 207 to Musquodoboit Harbour and turn right […]

Halifax Outdoor Adventure (And Other Things To Do This Winter)

Well, it appears as though ‪#‎OldManWinter‬ is here to stay for awhile but don’t fret, there are plenty of super fun activities to do in the ‪#‎Halifax‬ area this time of year. This winter, be sure to experience Halifax through our pristine seacoast and Maritime landscapes. Halifax outdoor activities, trails, and off-the-beaten-path adventures will surely […]

Nature Ridge Homes has an Award Winning Show Home!

Every year, the Nova Scotia Home Builders’ Association (NSHBA) hosts its annual Peter Kohler Peak Awards which highlights some of the most prestigious awards in the residential construction industry, and recognizes the work association members have done over the past year. This annual gala event is a coming together of professionals from the residential construction […]

WHY A WALK IN THE WOODS COULD IMPROVE YOUR HEALTH.

Yet another great article talking about current scientific research which outlines the health benefits associated with living close to nature! (See below**). The environmental investments are significant in ‪#‎NatureRidge‬, our new ‪#‎GreenSpaceCommunity‬ in the ‪#‎Halifax‬ area, especially in wetland enhancement. The Nature Ridge community will sensitively grow in a way that will sustain the area’s […]