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Cabot Trail Detour

Story by: Team Destination Cape Breton

Please be advised that the Cabot Trail is currently closed at the Gold Brook Bridge until further notice. There is a detour set up at West Side Middle River Rd. Please reduce your speed and be prepared to stop.

Motorcyclists are advised to take Route 395 through Lake Ainslie to avoid the detour and connect to the Cabot Trail in Margaree Forks.

The map below indicates the recommended route for motorcyclists.

For the most up-to-date and accurate reports on road safety and conditions, call 511 or visit

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