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Cape Breton Highlands National Park of Canada

MacIntosh Brook

MacIntosh Brook

Locator map - MacIntosh Brook
Hiking Snowshoeing Waterfall
Washroom

Imagine a nice, easy, fairly level stroll along a babbling brook and through a mature hardwood forest with a scenic waterfall at the end. Add to that the songs of forest birds and you have this relaxing trail.

Length: 1.7 km (1.1 mi) loop
Elevation: 30 - 65 m (100 - 215 ft)
Time: 30 - 45 minutes
Significant Features: Old growth Acadian forest, waterfall
Suitable for most skill levels.  Uneven trail surface (exposed roots) in some places.

Trailhead: MacIntosh Brook Campground and day-use area
GPS Co-ordinates for Trailhead (in decimal degrees):
Lat: 46.811806 Long: -60.767669

Map - MacIntosh Brook
Map - MacIntosh Brook 
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