Bear hunting in Nova Scotia has had some amazing percentages of success due to the vast number of bears in recent years. The bears on average dressed weights run from 200-500 lbs, with a high percentage of bears taken with a 19″+ skull.
Nova Scotia Black Bear
The whitetail deer is the principal big game hunted in Nova Scotia. Our whitetail deer are big bodied with dressed weights that may run from 180-260 lbs with heads scoring in the average of 120’s to 140’s. Several Boone and Crocket deer are taken each year.