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Our Island is renowned as a hiker’s paradise, a challenging beauty that demands exploration. Breathtaking landscapes await you on every Highland crest, low-tide beach, and serene trek through old-growth forest. Lose yourself in our wilderness. Discover our wild heart with each trail.

Hiking in Cabot Trail

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Franey Trail

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Trip Advisor Rating 56 Reviews

Region: Cabot Trail

Community: Cape Breton Highlands NP

You climb up and up and your reward is at the top! Large flat rocks give you a nice place to sit and enjoy the 360-degree views of the entir...


Live Life in Tents

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Trip Advisor Rating 8 Reviews

Region: Cabot Trail

Community: Margaree

Offering 14 unserviced campsites as well as 6 fully supplied glamping (glamorous camping) options. All sites come with their own fire pit an...


Aspy Trail

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Trip Advisor Rating 1 Reviews

Region: Cabot Trail

Community: Cape Breton Highlands NP

This trail meanders along the Aspy fault, through an Acadian and mixed forest. As nature reclaims land once used for farming and logging, a ...


Benjie’s Lake Trail

Region: Cabot Trail

Community: Cape Breton Highlands NP

On the plateau at the top of French Mountain, this trail crosses wet barrens and evergreen forests typical of the highlands, ending at a sma...


Branch Pond Look-off Trail

Region: Cabot Trail

Community: Cape Breton Highlands NP

The trail explores Acadian, boreal and taiga land regions and leads to a viewpoint offering an impressive view of the Atlantic coast and the...


Coastal Trail

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Trip Advisor Rating 5 Reviews

Region: Cabot Trail

Community: Cape Breton Highlands NP

This scenic trail hugs the ocean, briefly joining the Jack Pine Trail then continuing along granite headlands, coastal meadows and cobblesto...


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