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Cape Breton Highlands National Park of Canada

Special Events 

Special Events - 2015

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May

May 23-24: Cabot Trail Relay race  

June

June 11-14: Roots to Boots Festival - Chéticamp
June 20: Hike a trail. Plant a tree. Save a forest! - Skyline Trail
June 22: Bicycle Rodeo (rain date June 28) - La Rigouèche Day Use Area

July

July 1: Canada Day - Ingonish & Chéticamp
July 5: Ingonish Triathlon
July 6: Musique entre amis - Chéticamp Visitor Centre
July 9, 12, 17, 20: Paint the Park - Chéticamp Visitor Centre
July 10, 13, 18: Storytelling Through Song - Chéticamp Visitor Centre
July 11, 16, 19: One Step at a Time - Chéticamp Visitor Centre
July 18: Parks Day
July 18: Cape Breton Highlands 3 Peaks Challenge
July 18: Parks Day Picnics
July 18-19: Learn To Camp - Chéticamp Campground
July 19: Introduction to Geocaching - Chéticamp Visitor Centre
July 20: Musique entre amis - Chéticamp Visitor Centre
July 21: Coastal Life Discovery Program - Chéticamp River estuary
July 26-31: Le Festival de l’Escaouette - Chéticamp
July 27-31: Eco-Kids! - Various locations - Chéticamp area
July 28: Acadian Milling Frolic - Trout Brook

August

August 1-2: Le Festival de l’Escaouette - Chéticamp
August 3: Musique entre amis - Chéticamp Visitor Centre
August 10-17: Nikani Awtiken Mi’kmaq Youth Camp
August 10-14: Junior Naturalist Day Camp - Black Brook Beach
August 14: Star-gazing and Meteor Showers - La Bloc
August 15: Star-gazing and Meteor Showers - Black Brook Beach
August 17: Coastal Life Discovery Program - Clyburn Brook Estuary
August 18: Coastal Life Discovery Program - Neils Brook estuary
August 24-28: WILD Pedagogies

September

September 11-12: Ride 4 the Cure Cape Breton
September 11-20: Hike the Highlands Festival
September 12: Hike a trail. Plant a tree. Save a forest! - Skyline Trail

October

October 9-17: Celtic Colours International Festival
October 9: March to Mica Hill - Glasgow Lakes Extension Trail
October 10: Harvest Hike / Pumpkin Carving - Salmon Pools Trail
October 10: Harvest Hike / Pumpkin Carving - Warren Lake
October 11: Celtic Colours Plant a Tree - Skyline Trail
October 13: Celtic Colours Guided Hike - Acadian Trail
October 14: Celtic Colours Guided Hike - Aspy Trail
October 15: Celtic Colours Guided Hike - Franey Trail
October 23-25: Huckle Buckle Festival - Ingonish