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10 Unforgettable Experiences in 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, ceilidhs, seafood, golf and more.


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Safety Tips for Hiking and Chasing Waterfalls

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 , Hiking , Louisbourg and area , Outdoor Adventure , Sydney Area and Marconi Trail

While chasing waterfalls is good for the body, mind and spirit there are a few things you should remember before hitting the trails to ensure you have a great time and make it back home safely!


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Winter Gem - Chasing Frozen Waterfalls

by: Wallace Bernard: Local Hiking Ambassador

Cabot Trail , Cape Breton Highlands National Park , Culinary , Hiking , Winter

Waterfalls are one of the natural wonders that remain epic to even the casual adventurer. Cape Breton Island has an awe-inspiring variety of waterfalls that will leave you wanting to search for more!


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Winter Gems - Paradise Found in Pleasant Bay

by: Chuck Wrathall

Cabot Trail , Hiking , Outdoor Adventure , Winter

Have you been looking for a way to get out and enjoy this winter season? Well, how about a day snowshoeing in the mountains or along the coastline and then warming up next to a wood stove inside a cozy cabin with a hot cup of coffee?


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10 Most Instagrammable Locations on Cape Breton Island

by: Team Destination Cape Breton

Cabot Trail , Canada's Musical Coast , Cape Breton Highlands National Park , Cape Breton's South Coast , Hiking , Music & the Arts , Outdoor Adventure , Spring

Want to show off your Cape Breton adventure? Read through this blog to find your new favourite instagram hot spot this summer. Trust us, nothing says natural more than a nature photo.


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Get Your Heart Pumping! Cape Breton Adventures

by: Ashley MacDonald: Local Outdoor Ambassador

Bras d'Or Lake , Cabot Trail , Cape Breton Highlands National Park , Cape Breton's South Coast , Coastal Adventure , Hiking , Outdoor Adventure , Spring , Sydney Area and Marconi Trail

Get Your Heart Pumping with these extreme and active adventures! Try your hand at windsurfing, go whale watching, hop on a jet ski, fly in a helicopter, and more.


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A Winter Getaway on Cape Breton Island

by: Kyler McGregor

Cabot Trail , Canada's Musical Coast , Cape Breton Highlands National Park , Hiking , Outdoor Adventure , Winter

Have you wanted to take a weekend trip to Cape Breton in the winter but don’t know where to start? Here's an itinerary from our ambassador Kyler's visit to Cape Breton Island to help guide you on your next Cape Breton Island adventure!


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Take a Bite out of Winter in Chéticamp!

by: Alicia Lake: Local Culinary Ambassador

Cabot Trail , Canada's Musical Coast , Culinary , Hiking , Outdoor Adventure , Winter

In the last few years, winter culinary offerings have expanded greatly, and there are so many delicious ways to take a bite out of winter!


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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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