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7 Unique Places to Stay This Winter

Winter

Many marvel at the breathtaking views Cape Breton has in the summertime, but have you ever truly appreciated unwinding in our gorgeous winter? These snowy escapes could become your new favourite way to recharge this season.


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10 Cape Breton Waterfalls to visit this Winter

by: Team Destination Cape Breton

Bras d'Or Lake , Cabot Trail , Cape Breton Highlands National Park , Outdoor Adventure , Winter

When we think of waterfalls, the image that comes to our mind is tropical pools, cascading water, peace and calmness. But come winter, these waterfalls turn into a completely different scene. We have rounded up our favourite winter waterfalls around


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Cape Breton Fall Guide for Instagrammers

by: Team Destination Cape Breton

Cabot Trail , Cape Breton Highlands National Park , Fall , Hiking , Outdoor Adventure

Cape Breton is becoming one of the most sought after locations to Instagram in Canada. Use our hashtag #FallforCapeBreton to be entered into a great get away package!


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Plan Your Next Long Weekend in Chéticamp!

by: Team Destination Cape Breton

Cabot Trail , Cape Breton Highlands National Park , Culinary , Hiking , Outdoor Adventure

Looking for a great way to spend your long weekend on Cape Breton Island? Chéticamp will wow you! Let two local ambassadors, Jeremy Smith of CB West Paddle Boards and Napoleon Chiasson, one of our Acadian cultural ambassadors, guide you!


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10 Unforgettable Experiences in Cape Breton Island

by: Adam Hill

Bras d'Or Lake , Cabot Trail , Cape Breton Highlands National Park , Coastal Adventure , Culinary , Fortress of Louisbourg , Golf , Hiking , Living Culture , Music & the Arts , Outdoor Adventure

10 Cape Breton Island experiences: the Cabot Trail, Fortress of Louisbourg, ceilidhs, seafood, golf and more.


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Escape to Nature: Hiking Fishing Cove Trail

by: Roman & Cecilia: Local Hiking Ambassadors

Cabot Trail , Cape Breton Highlands National Park , Hiking , Outdoor Adventure , Spring

The trail starts out somewhat wide and eventually narrows to a footpath in the woods – exactly what we wanted! We love hiking when it feels like


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Surrounded by Highlands: Hiking the Salmon Pool Trails

by: Nicole & Colby: Local Hiking Ambassadors

Cabot Trail , Cape Breton Highlands National Park , Hiking , Outdoor Adventure , Spring

One of our favourite parts of this hike is the sound of the river beside you as you wander through the forest and see the stunning mountains of the Highlands around you.


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5 Amazing Hiking Events You Can’t Miss in 2019

by: Kristine Mills: Director of Marketing

Cabot Trail , Cape Breton Highlands National Park , Fall , Hiking , Outdoor Adventure , Spring

One of the absolute best ways to see Cape Breton Island’s awe inspiring scenery, and meet other people passionate about getting outside, is by hiking its trails...


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Top 5 Hikes to Amazing Views

by: Tammy Aucoin & Chris van den Berg: Local Hiking Ambassadors

Bras d'Or Lake , Cabot Trail , Cape Breton Highlands National Park , Fall , Hiking , Outdoor Adventure , Spring

There are so many hiking trails with phenomenal views in Cape Breton that it’s difficult to narrow it down to 5.


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5 Most Instagrammable Hikes

by: Ashley MacDonald: Local Outdoor Ambassador

Cabot Trail , Cape Breton Highlands National Park , Fall , Hiking , Outdoor Adventure , Spring

You’ve probably seen some incredible Instagram posts from the end of the Skyline Trail or the winding Cabot Trail road.


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