Jack Pine Trail – Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Jack Pine Trail – Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Date: May 17th 2020 until October 28th 2020

Community: Cape Breton Highlands NP

This scenic trail overlooks the Atlantic coastline and winds through a post-fire jack pine stand. This pocket of jack pine is significant because it is separated from the rest of…
Jigging Cove Trail – Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Jigging Cove Trail – Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Date: May 17th 2020 until October 28th 2020

Community: Cape Breton Highlands NP

Birders and other nature lovers simply enjoy the varied wildlife on this short relaxing trail, following the shoreline of a small man-made lake. The trail name comes from a neighbouring…
Mica Hill Trail – Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Mica Hill Trail – Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Date: May 17th 2020 until October 28th 2020

Community: Cape Breton Highlands NP

This breathtaking trail winds through Acadian mixed forest and stunted taiga as it climbs to the windswept plateau. It offers 360° views spanning the barrens, the dramatic Aspy fault, coastal…
Black Brook Beach – Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Black Brook Beach – Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Date: May 17th 2020 until October 28th 2020

Community: Cape Breton Highlands NP

Take in the ocean views at one of Cape Breton Highlands National Park’s most popular beaches bordered by a gentle waterfall on one end and intersected by a freshwater brook.…
Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Date: May 17th 2020 until October 28th 2020

Community: Cape Breton Highlands NP

Note: Due to COVID-19 restrictions, Parks Canada has suspended access to some of our trails and other outdoor settings in Cape Breton Highlands National Park until further notice. Please visit…
Green Cove Trail – Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Green Cove Trail – Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Date: May 17th 2020 until October 28th 2020

Community: Cape Breton Highlands NP

Although this trail is very short, a mere “leg stretcher”, it is quite fascinating. From this rocky granite headland jutting out into the sea, you can watch the ocean crash…
North Bay Beach – Cape Breton Highlands National Park

North Bay Beach – Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Date: May 17th 2020 until October 28th 2020

Community: Cape Breton Highlands NP

For those seeking a quieter, more secluded beach experience, this long expanse of sand beach is very inviting.   Cape Breton Highlands is home to a variety of superb beaches.…
Coastal Trail – Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Coastal Trail – Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Date: May 17th 2020 until October 28th 2020

Community: Cape Breton Highlands NP

Breathe in the salty sea air and enjoy a quiet escape to the coast. This scenic trail hugs the ocean shoreline and takes you along granite headlands, coastal meadows and…