Freshwater Lake Look-off Trail – Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Freshwater Lake Look-off Trail – Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Contact

Phone 902-224-2306

Website pc.gc.ca

Region: Cabot Trail
Community: Cape Breton Highlands NP

Short but steep, or, steep but short! A picturesque vista unfolds before you: Ingonish Beach, Freshwater Lake, Middle Head and Cape Smokey. If you don't have time for a longer hike to get a view, then this trail is for you. Children enjoy it also but be careful at the top.

Trailhead: On the Cabot Trail, across from the Park’s Administration Building in Ingonish 
Significant Feature: Atlantic coastline
Length: 0.3 km (0.2 mi) return
Hiking Time: 10 minutes
Elevation: 10 - 45 m (35 - 150 ft.)

GPS Co-ordinates for Trailhead (in decimal degrees):
Lat: 46.646010 Long: -60.402759

Open from mid-May until mid-October. A park pass is required… Read More

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