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Red Barn Restaurant

Red Barn Restaurant

Community: Nyanza

The Red Barn is mainly a gift shop and restaurant that serves great food for a good price. The giftshop makes up the main part of the building. They have…
Introductory Chocolate Truffle Making Workshop

Introductory Chocolate Truffle Making Workshop

Community: Indian Brook

Spend 1.5 - 2 hours in our chocolate-making kitchen during our Introductory Chocolate Truffle Making Workshop!  What you will learn: How to make a chocolate martini (drinking it is up…
A Theatre Baddeck Christmas

A Theatre Baddeck Christmas

Community: Baddeck

For one week only, the sounds of Christmas will ring out from Baddeck’s historic Masonic Hall. It’s an evening of beautiful Christmas music and hilarious and heartwarming sketches, featuring some…
Half-Cracked: The Legend of Sissy Mary

Half-Cracked: The Legend of Sissy Mary

Community: Baddeck

What do you get when you pair a failing middle aged scholar with two spinster sisters living in the backwoods of Cape Breton Island who have a knack for weaving…
Cape Clear TNT Trail Tour

Cape Clear TNT Trail Tour

Community: Baddeck

Let us guide you from the base of Crowdis Mountain Wilderness area to one of Cape Breton’s best views, Cape Clear. At over 1,500 feet in elevation, you’ll have an…
TNT ATV/UTV Shore Excursions to Cape Clear

TNT ATV/UTV Shore Excursions to Cape Clear

Community: Baddeck

Specialty ATV/UTV TNT shore excursions from Hunter’s Mountain to iconic Cape Clear with trailside lunch – times are based on ship schedules.  We are working with our friends at Sydney…
TNT’s Cape Breton Highlands Snowmobile Tour

TNT’s Cape Breton Highlands Snowmobile Tour

Community: Baddeck

Let us guide you directly from our facility at Hunter’s Mountain (Cabot Trail), through some of the best snowmobiling trails the Highlands have to offer to Cape Clear. At over…
Gondola at Cape Smokey

Gondola at Cape Smokey

Community: Ingonish Beach

Where the mountain meets the ocean, your adventure waits! Ride Atlantic Canada's first gondola to the top of Cape Smokey to experience the best view of the Cabot Trail with access…
Gairloch Mountain Falls

Gairloch Mountain Falls

Community: Nyanza

Black Brook (Gairloch Mountain Falls)Height: 15 mDistance (one way): 1 kmDifficulty: ModerateElevation: 120 mHiking Time: 1 hourCellphone Coverage: Yes (intermittent)Finding the Trailhead: From Highway 105 west of Baddeck, turn onto…
Cape Breton Northern Tip Charters

Cape Breton Northern Tip Charters

Community: Bay St. Lawrence

Come join us on the water for your own nautical adventure along the northern tip of Cape Breton Island. Take in the island's beauty and rugged coastline aboard a 41-…
Bras d’Or Yacht Club

Bras d’Or Yacht Club

Community: Baddeck

The Bras d’Or Yacht Club has been a staple on the water and in the community of Baddeck, Nova Scotia since 1913.  The upper lounge, The Tiller and Wheel provides…
The Bell Family Album: Beinn Bhreagh

The Bell Family Album: Beinn Bhreagh

Community: Baddeck

Update: Due to COVID-19, the visitor experience at Parks Canada-administered places may be different than it has been in the past. Please visit pc.gc.ca/ns and follow Parks Canada’s social media channels for information…