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MacIntosh Brook Campground

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24150 Cabot Trail


Part of the Cape Breton Highlands National Park, MacIntosh
Brook Campground is nestled in the Grande Anse Valley, a hardwood valley
between North and MacKenzie Mountains, 5 km from Pleasant Bay.

Description: A wide open, grassy area with 10 unserviced sites.

Campground Services:

  • Washrooms with flush toilets
  • Large kitchen shelter with wood stoves
  • Boil water before drinking
  • Pay by self-registration or at Park Visitor Centres

There are several walking/hiking trails nearby:  

  • MacIntosh Brook – for a walk in old-growth forest along the river to a
  • Lone Shieling – to see a replica of a Scottish crofters hut
  • Benjie’s Lake – to stroll through boreal forest to a quiet lake where moose can
    sometimes be seen.

GPS Location: N46 48.753 W60 46.063

Park is open year-round but full visitor services are only
available from mid-May until mid-October.



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