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10 Unforgettable Experiences on Cape Breton Island

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, cèilidhs, seafood, golf and more.


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Must See Museums in Cape Breton

by: Team Destination Cape Breton

Bras d'Or Lake , Cabot Trail , Fall , Fortress of Louisbourg , Living Culture , Spring

Looking for an educational experience while visiting Cape Breton? Hoping to immerse yourself in Cape Breton's rich history while travelling the island? Well, you're in luck here are seven 'Must-See' Museums in Cape Breton!


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Cape Breton Guide for Culinary Enthusiasts

by: Alicia Lake: Local Culinary Ambassador

Cabot Trail , Culinary , Fall

Looking for somewhere to eat on Cape Breton Island? Looking for an authentic experience or simply want to try some locally inspired dishes? Here is a culinary guide for your trip to Cape Breton that will have you coming back again and again!


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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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Ben Eoin & The Mermaid Kitchen

by: Alicia Lake: Local Culinary Ambassador

Culinary , Fall , Hiking , Outdoor Adventure , Spring

A nice steady climb along a well-worn path, Ben Eoin Trail leads you through large old Birch and Beech trees. At the top of the small mountain, the look-off offers views of East Bay of the Bras d’Or Lakes like no other. The 1.7 KM hike starts at the


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Suas e!

by: Celtic Colours International Festival

Cabot Trail , Canada's Musical Coast , Fall , Living Culture , Music & the Arts

The Gaels celebrated their culture not in huge buildings or sculptures but in their songs. Their songs told the stories of the people, the land, good times and bad, love's lost and yearned for.


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Songs for the Ages

by: Celtic Colours International Festival

Bras d'Or Lake , Fall , Festival & Events , Living Culture , Louisbourg and area , Music & the Arts

Before they were committed to memory and passed down and around through the ages, the traditional songs of today were once brand new.


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Explore the Bras d'Or - A Fall Gem

by: Tammy Aucoin and Chris van den Berg

Bras d'Or Lake , Culinary , Fall , Hiking , Outdoor Adventure

Tammy Aucoin and Chris van den Berg are both local hiking and adventure ambassadors and nature lovers who reside in Cheticamp, Cape Breton Island. @capebretonhiker & @keepexploringcapebreton


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Why do you Fall for Cape Breton Island?

by: Team Destination Cape Breton

Bras d'Or Lake , Cabot Trail , Canada's Musical Coast , Cape Breton Highlands National Park , Cape Breton's South Coast , Coastal Adventure , Fall

It is very hard not to fall in love with Cape Breton Island in the fall season. Read here why our ambassadors have fallen for this beautiful island, and perhaps why it will be a favourite for you too.


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5 Challenging Hikes To Do This Fall

by: Team Destination Cape Breton

Cabot Trail , Canada's Musical Coast , Cape Breton Highlands National Park , Fall , Hiking

Looking for a new challenge? What to get outdoors and breathe in some fresh air? Check out these 5 challenging but manageable hikes to do this fall.


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