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Cross-Country Skiing in the Highlands of Cape Breton

Cape Breton Highlands National Park, Outdoor Adventure, Winter

Cross country skiing in the highlands is definitely unlike any skiing we had done before. There’s no groomed track or perfectly flat terrain to ski, instead it’s an adventure in its own right every time we venture into the snowy highlands.


A couple cross country ski with snowy mountains in the background

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Two of a Kind

by: Celtic Colours International Festival

Cabot Trail , Canada's Musical Coast , Fall , Festival & Events , Music & the Arts

There’s nothing better than watching two musicians who just love playing music together.


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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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7 Places to Square Dance with Locals

by: Yvette Rogers

Bras d'Or Lake , Cabot Trail , Canada's Musical Coast , Cape Breton's South Coast , Festival & Events , Living Culture , Music & the Arts

While in Cape Breton, if wanting a real slice-of-life night out, be sure to check out one of our dandy dances.


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10 Facts About The Lobster-Licious Festival

by: Team Destination Cape Breton

Culinary , Festival & Events , Uncategorized

Looking to find out out more about Lobster-licious? We've included everything you need to know here, so you can start to join in on all of the Lobster-licious fun!


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Celtic Colours Experience: By Calum MacCrimmon of Breabach

by: Breabach

Bras d'Or Lake , Cabot Trail , Festival & Events , Music & the Arts

Callum MacCrimmon shares his experience on his 3rd Celtic Colours Festival in Cape Breton. Calum is a multi-instrumentalist, singer and composer best known as a founding member of the award-winning Scottish folk band Breabach.


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The True Meaning of "Ceilidh" in Cape Breton

by: Celtic Heart of North America

Festival & Events , Living Culture , Music & the Arts

It's often heard around the island that there will be a ceilidh in this place, or that people are going to a ceilidh tonight, or will there be a ceilidh anywhere this weekend?


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