Skip to main content

Beulach Ban Falls


902-224-2306

Overview

Waterfall Season Selected Waterfall!

Beulach Ban Falls

Height: 21 m

Distance (one way): 134 m

Difficulty: Easy

Elevation: 12 m

Hiking Time: 5 minutes

Cellphone Coverage: No

National Park fees apply

Finding the Trailhead: From Cape North, drive on the Cabot Trail heading south west for 11 km. Turn left onto Beulach Ban Falls Road. Drive 2.2 km to its conclusion. Park here

Trailhead: 46º48’53.4”N, 60º37’35.3”W     Waterfall: 46º48’50.8”N, 60º37’30.9”W

The Hike: From where you parked, a dirt road leads almost to the foot of this waterfall. Where the road ends, a short walk of 10 m is all that is required to reach its base. With such a short hike to the base of the fall, this waterfall destination is meant for just about anybody.

Watch the waterfalls in the Aspy Valley below you as the river winds its way to the Atlantic. The name “Beulach Ban” is Gaelic, a language spoken by the original Scottish settlers. When you reach the base of the mountain, you can drive to the falls. This is a particularly nice area in the autumn when the foliage changes colour. A small picnic area allows for a tranquil lunch.

Nearby Things To Do

MacIntosh Brook Trail

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

Trip Advisor Rating 17 Reviews

Regions: Cape Breton Highlands National Park, Cabot Trail

Waterfall Season Selected Waterfall! MacIntosh Brook Falls Height: 6 m Distance (one way): 900 m Difficulty: Easy Elevation: 35 m Hiking Ti...


46.8118 -60.7677

Happiness is Homemade Bakery

Region: Cabot Trail

Community: Ingonish & Area

Happiness Is Homemade Bakery creates small-batch baked goods from scratch. The availability will change each week, so please follow us to se...


46.6917 -60.3970

Cabot Trail Food Market

Region: Cabot Trail

Community: North Highlands

A one-stop shop. Where you can shop at leisure while we make you supper. Anything from a cheeseburger platter, to a hot pizza made to your l...


46.8840 -60.49930

Franey Trail

TripAdvisor Traveler Rating

Trip Advisor Rating 59 Reviews

Region: Cabot Trail

Community: Ingonish & Area

Note: Infrastructure improvements in the park may cause delays or reduce services while we complete this important work. We appreciate ...


46.6608 -60.4227

Locals Know Blogs