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St.Margarets Bay, Nova Scotia
Boutiliers Point, Nova Scotia, is a rural community in the Halifax Regional Municipality
on the Northern shore of St. Margarets Bay on Trunk 3, aproximately 27 kilometers
The communityof Boutiliers Point was named after Jacques Boutilier who settled it
Many in the community have the last name of Boutilier . It is common that one is
referred to by one's first name followed by the name of one's father (e.g., Tom the
son of Eric Boutilier becomes Tom Eric).
Boutliers Point is also home to an outdoor ice hockey rink, playground & baseball
pitch; which are managed by the St. Margaret's Bay/Boutilier's Point Recreation Association.
The hockey rink which is located at the top of Christies Rd. and Islandview Drive
is very popular during the winter months (ice permitting) for informal hockey games
and families ice skating.
Boutiliers Point is also home to The Bay Look Out Provincial Park which has a Wharf
with a boat launch & a small beach.
The wharf is a popular fishing spot during the summer months as large numbers of
Mackeral visit St.Margarets Bay, Nova Scotia.