Middle River Portal

Middle River is a small, rural community, situated in Victoria County, Nova Scotia, Canada, approximately 16kms from Baddeck - home of Alexander Graham Bell.
Population approx 450.
We have a Community Hall, an Elementary School, two Churches, a Volunteer Fire Department,  a Car Dealership, a Ski-Doo + ATV Dealer + Motorcycle sales & service, wood working shops, farms, an auto repair + tire shop, a plumbing & heating engineer, a hot tub & spa business, a bushcraft instructor, an IT consultant, Reiki / Meditation Instructor, Survival Skills Instructor, excellent trout and salmon fishing, upland bird & big game hunting (seasonal), state of the art wireless & high speed internet service, a mobile library service & holiday chalets. See our links page for further details on businesses, clubs and societies servicing our community.
Middle River Community - Working Together
If you have news to share with the community - let us know & we will publish it for you on our website & in our newsletter - delivered to all residents in the Middle River area.

 Local Businesses 
The Antiques Boutique - Always buying...
Willow Retreat is an off-grid eco-retreat. We offer personal retreats, Reiki and meditation courses, and courses in sustainable living and off-grid technology.  Anne Cobham RT-CRA is a Reiki Master Teacher, offering in-home treatments in the Middle River and Baddeck area, as well as a full range of attunement courses from Level I to Master Teacher.  Anne also offers Reiki treatments for animals, including horses, at your location within the Middle River and Baddeck area.
Survival School Canada is a training centre for the art and craft of survival.  We offer a full range of courses from novice to experienced, as well as custom courses tailored to the individual's needs. Paul Cobham SIA-IV is a certified Survival Instructor Level IV, ex-British military background with decades of practical experience.  Courses are held at our location right here in Middle River, with occasional field trips elsewhere.
The Bushcrafter Nova Scotia's first Bushcraft School, set in 200 acres, close to the magnificent Cape Breton Highlands. UK trained and professionally accredited Ian Holt-Jones will be your host - offering courses & personal training in various Bushcraft skills such as firecraft, tracking, shelter building, the use of tools such as knives and axes, foraging, hand-carving wood, container construction from natural materials, rope and twine-making  including making English Longbows, Mukluks, Snow Shoes

posted Jul 21, 2011, 11:00 AM by MiddleRiver CapSite   [ updated Dec 1, 2011, 1:58 PM by Lisa Holt-Jones ]

Thank you from Middle River Fire Ladies!!

posted Jul 12, 2011, 8:12 AM by MiddleRiver CapSite

The Middle River Fire Ladies would like to thank everyone who supported their ticket sales on a portable 3 in 1 air conditioner.
The winner on July 1st was Cody Moore

posted Jul 11, 2011, 10:09 AM by MiddleRiver CapSite   [ updated Dec 1, 2011, 1:57 PM by Lisa Holt-Jones ]

MR Historical Society

posted Aug 27, 2010, 1:33 PM by Robert Parsons   [ updated Dec 1, 2011, 1:57 PM by Lisa Holt-Jones ]

The Middle River and Area Historical Society has had a website made! You can check it out at this URL:


There's also a link in the Links section on the sidebar.

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