1Explore the Greenlink Trail starting at 331 Rotary Drive in Sydney. While out for a winter snowshoe outing, you are sure to find spectacular local scenery while traveling the Greenlink Rotary Park Trail System. Located in the heart of Sydney, the natural beauty of the walking trails are found weaving through Sydney. Bordering Wentworth Creek and a historic reservoir and man-made waterfall, the trail is approximately 3km long and benches have been provided for resting. The trails can be accessed in three locations via Maillard Street, Shandwick Street or Churchill Drive with parking at the Churchill Drive and Rotary Drive entrances.
2Grab lunch at one of the many restaurants in Sydney.
3Explore Coxheath Hills Trails starting at 1588 Coxheath Road. This trail starts off with a fairly steep climb up a mountain face. Just over halfway up there is a nice waterfall and bench for you to catch your breath if needed. When you get to the top of the climb, take a left and head toward Pitman Lodge where you can rest and warm by the woodstove. From here, you can take the North toward Pinnacle Lookoff and back to the cabin where you can backtrack down the main trail to your vehicle, making a 6 km route.
4Have dinner at Thistledown Pub in The Inverary Resort. Fun, casual, and serious about good food. The culinary team at Thistledown Pub give you choices inspired by local cuisine, splendid seafood offerings and home-style favorites. Enjoy great local music after dinner with a cold drink in this lively pub.
Overnight in Baddeck.
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