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Cape Breton Highlands National Park


Red chair in Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Bring your hiking shoes and explore the park’s 26 scenic trails, from easy forested walks to sloping coastal hikes. Picnic in quaint coves, and experience the friendly local culture in the fishing villages that dot the park’s edges. There are sandy beaches and plenty of ocean and freshwater swimming. Enjoy cycling, ocean kayaking in sheltered bays, camping, golfing, and fishing; you might even catch minke and humpback whales breaching off shore.

Featured Activities

Skyline Sunset Hike 
Skyline Sunset Hike
Nova Scotia’s most breathtaking hike is a 7.5 km journey through forest, bog and grasslands to where wave-battered cliffs plunge into the ocean and the sun sets on the Atlantic horizon.
Seeing in the Dark 
Seeing in the Dark – A magical night hike in a place where it truly gets dark
Experience the beauty of the gathering darkness on a guided hike that will awake you to nature’s symphony of sounds and rhythms, igniting all of your senses in unforgettable ways.
Lantern Walk 
Lantern Walk Through Time
As darkness descends, listen to twilight sounds—the call of the loons, the crash of ocean waves—as you become spellbound by tales of historic travellers to this magical place.
Equipped Camping 
Equipped Camping – We provide the camping gear, you enjoy the simple pleasures of nature.
Enjoy the fun of camping, without the hassle. We equip you with everything you need to camp and cook. Camping is a wonderful way to experience Cape Breton Highlands National Park.
oTENTik camping 
Sleep in an oTENTik: part tent, part cabin.
Our brand-new oTENTiks are the perfect base for exploring Cape Breton Highlands National Park. Imagine homey comfort and room for six.

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1-877-RESERVE (737-3783)