Meat Cove Outfitters was established in 1987 by Hector, Harold and Melvin Hines(brothers). Fisherman by trade.We grew up in Meat Cove and spent all of our lives hunting and exploring the wilderness.Since 1987, when we started guiding we have taken some of the biggest trophy size moose ever seen in Cape Breton. One moose in particularly, we took out in 1997 ,broke the Nova Scotia record.The moose had a 72 inch spread and scored in at 228 and six eights (bone and crocket).
In 2012 all of our moose hunts that take place in Polletts Cove-Aspy Fault Wilderness Area are non-motorized. We are well equipped to handle your moose ,inside and outside of the Wilderness Area. with horses, ATV'S, wagons, walk in cooler and all the other necessary equipment that is needed.
Guiding for us is more then a passion,it's a way of life, that why we made it our goal to see that you the hunter will get the best that we can offer. Your success is our success.So when you go hunting with us you will be guided by one of the most experienced and successful moose hunting guides on Cape Breton.
If you decide to join us for one of the greatest big game hunts on Cape Breton you will experience an adventure you will remember for years to come.
Listed below are some of the guides that joined us over the years and help make our moose hunts so successful. Floyd Mackinnon, Sheldon Mackinnon, Wayne Dermody, Archibald Mackinnon, Leonard Mclellan, Adam Mackinnon, Sandy Mackinnon, Daniel Wilkie