The Red Chair Challenge
Ten red chairs. Ten breathtaking locations. You.
Don't just do something...sit there!
This challenge is an invitation to savour the views of our absolute favourite places in Cape Breton Highlands National Park. Go and find them!
Share your experience by posting photos of the red chairs you find and tagging our Facebook Page – but don't reveal the location!
10 Hikes in One Day Challenge © Parks Canada
Sample ten short trails in one day, exploring a variety of habitats – Acadian, Boreal and Taiga - to earn a souvenir magnet. Easily done at a leisurely pace if you walk regularly. Bring in a signed list or photo documentation (a photo of you on each trail) to either park visitor centre.
1. Le Buttereau
3. Benjie's Lake
4. MacIntosh Brook
5. Lone Shieling
6. Jigging Cove
7. Jack Pine
8. Green Cove
9. Freshwater Lake
10. Freshwater Lake Look-Off
Conquer the Highlands Challenge
Conquer the Highlands Challenge © Parks Canada / D. Wilson
Earn the park's topographic map and major bragging rights for a year by hiking Cape Breton Highlands National Park's 26 trails in 2014! This is your chance to get up close and personal with the complex habitat of northern Cape Breton. Bring a signed list with trail names or photo documentation (a photo of you on each trail) and dates hiked to either park visitor centre.