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50+ Snowshoe Trails

Hike one of our many trails to breathtaking ocean vistas, ice-covered waterfalls or just a peaceful walk in the woods. You can also take in one of our many guided treks. Snowshoe rentals are available in various locations.

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Snowshoeing Rentals

North Highlands Nordic Cross-Country Ski Facility

Region: Cabot Trail Community: Cape North

North Highlands Nordic, situated on the Cabot Trail near the northern tip of Cape Breton, is a premier winter destination for cross country ski and snow shoe enthusiasts. A network of approximately 12...

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Richmond County Winter Gear Lending Program

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

The Municipality of the County of Richmond has snowshoes and cross country skis to rent, free of charge, during the winter months. Equipment is located at both the library in Petit de Grat (3435 Highw...

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Baddeck Library Lending Program

Region: Cabot Trail Community: Baddeck

The Victoria County Active Gear Loan Program in partnership with Naturally Active Victoria County, Nova Scotia Communities, Culture and Heritage, and Cape Breton Regional Library offers a variety of r...

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Cabot Shores Wilderness Resort

Region: Cabot Trail Community: Indian Brook

Cabot Shores Wilderness Retreat is located along the serene landscape of the Cabot Trail. Open year round, Cabot Shores is a retreat centre offering a mixture of outdoor adventure, interesting and rel...

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Cape Breton Regional Library Lending Program

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

The following equipment is available at McConnell Library in Sydney: Snowshoes (children’s and adult sizes) Trekking Poles (for hiking and snowshoeing). These can be borrowed free of charge for one ...

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CBRM Recreation Snowshoe Lending Program

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

Cape Breton Regional Municipality Recreation operates a snowshoe lending program. You must provide government issued identification to be able to borrow the snowshoes....

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Dancing Moose Café, Cottage and Camping Cabins

Region: Cabot Trail Community: Birch Plain

Café serving breakfast and lunch open weekends, rentals open year round.Our Camping Cabins are insulated and heated and the separate bathroom is also heated. It is a form of winter camping so come pr...

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Escape Outdoors

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

Escape Outdoors offers one and two-day snowshoe rentals. $10 for one-day or $15 for two-days, plus a $20 refundable deposit. Apply your $10/$15 rental fee toward a future purchase.Hours of operation: ...

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Field Stone Garden Guest Home

Region: Cabot Trail Community: Indian Brook

Our guest cottage is Centrally Located on the Cabot Trail, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia on 70 acres of wood land. The two-story attached house-keeping cottage has a private entrance w/ a screened-i...

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Framework Cycle & Fitness

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

Bike rentals available year-round, including carbon race bikes, touring bikes, and hybrid bikes; snowshoes in winter. ...

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Iona Heights Inn

Region: Bras d'Or Lake Scenic Drive Community: Iona

Situated alongside the beautiful Bras d'Or Lake, we are centrally located, & close to all of the Islands attractions. On site you'll find things like Jill's Chocolate Cafe, The Little Dipper Boutique ...

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McIntyre’s Cottages and Cameron House

Region: Cabot Trail Community: Baddeck

Located in Baddeck; the heart of Cape Breton Island – a delight in any season.Open year round, our cozy one and two bedroom housekeeping cottages and our 3 bedroom executive guesthouse are a wonderf...

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Ski Ben Eoin

Region: Bras d'Or Lake Scenic Drive Community: Ben Eoin

Ski Ben Eoin has been providing our community with quality family entertainment, Sport and physical activity for 50 years. Ben Eoin is a 20 minute drive from Sydney and is on the Bras D'Or Lakes. Ther...

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Ski Tuonela Equipment Rentals

Region: Cabot Trail Community: Baddeck

Ski Tuonela is the Maritimes only serviced Telemark ski area located at the foot of the Cape Breton Highlands in a Boreal forest setting. The Wilderness Ski Village is an easy 4 km. ski-in from our pa...

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The Clairestone Inn

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

Experience the best in french Acadian hospitality on the tranquil island of Isle Madame. The Clairestone Inn is a unique hotel/motel offering 17 spacious rooms, free continental breakfast in our onsit...

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