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Hiking & Walking Experiences

Cape Breton Island is a hikers' paradise with 60+ trails that will take you to amazing Highland landscapes, pristine waterfalls, or along our beautiful coastline.

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Featured Hiking Experiences

Lowland Cove Loop – Meat Cove

Region: Cabot Trail Community: Meat Cove

Length:   16 km (10 mi) returnHiking Time:   5+hrType of Trail:   natural surface, compacted earthUses (no snow):   walking, biking, horseback riding, ATVsUses (snow):   cross-country skiing...

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Two Rivers Wildlife Park

Region: Fleur-De-Lis, Marconi Trail, Metro CB Community: Mira

Length:   4.5 km (2.8 mi) return Hiking Time:   1+hr Type of Trail:   compacted earth, natural surfaceUses (no snow):   walkingUses (snow):   cross-country skiing, snowshoeingFacilities:  ...

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Le Buttereau Trail – Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Region: Cabot Trail Community: Cape Breton Highlands NP

The self-guiding trail explores mixed Acadian forest, old fields and foundation ruins on a “buttereau” (small hill) overlooking the Chéticamp River and Gulf of St. Lawrence. Wildflowers, trees an...

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