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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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6 Snowshoe Packages

by: Team Destination Cape Breton

Winter

Grab a pair of snowshoes and trek on over to one of these beautiful destinations. Whether you want a guided tour or plan on self-guiding we have you covered.


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Warm Up to Winter: Hot Tub & Jacuzzi Edition

by: Team Destination Cape Breton

Bras d'Or Lake , Cabot Trail , Canada's Musical Coast , Uncategorized , Winter

Not ready to welcome the winter just yet? Destination Cape Breton has you covered. Why not check out a local accommodation with a hot tub or a jacuzzi?


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Snowmobile Packages

by: Team Destination Cape Breton

Winter

Enjoy snowmobiling across the Cabot Trail or near the Bras d'Or Lake. Meet up with old friends or meet new ones along the Great Trail. Pull up next to restaurants with delicious homemade food and sleep in accommodations you hand select.


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5 Winter Experiences Without Breaking the Bank

by: Team Destination Cape Breton

Bras d'Or Lake , Outdoor Adventure , Winter

There’s no need to break the bank when you’re looking to fill up a fun day on the Island. Here are just a few of the many options available to keep you and your family entertained this winter without spending the big bucks.


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7 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.


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Cape Breton's Epic Winter Bucket List

by: Team Destination Cape Breton

Cabot Trail , Cape Breton Highlands National Park , Uncategorized , Winter

Cape Breton is known for its spectacular beauty, vibrant living cultures and outdoor adventure and this is especially so during our winters. Winter is no time to sit back and let the season pass you by, it's full of adventure, events and hospitality.


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