Things to Do

Cape Smokey Provincial Park

Cape Smokey Provincial Park

Community: Cape Smokey

With picnic tables and incredible look-off views, Cape Smokey is a popular rest stop for visitors to the Cabot Trail and the Cape Breton Highlands National Park area. The park…
Cabots Landing Provincial Park

Cabots Landing Provincial Park

Community: Sugarloaf

The Park also features a National Historic Site cairn commemorating the landfall of John Cabot. Cabots Landing was formerly a launching site for Mi’kmaq to paddle to Newfoundland. The park…
Baddeck Forks Golf Club

Baddeck Forks Golf Club

Community: Forks Baddeck

9-hole, par 36, 3000 yd. Rating 68.2; Slope 106. Gentle course with views of Baddeck River, valley and mountains.
Big Spruce Brewing

Big Spruce Brewing

Community: Nyanza

Big Spruce Brewing is Atlantic Canada's only organic, on-farm craft brewery and hop yard.  We brew only unfiltered, unpasteurised, unbelievably good beer and seltzers.  Drop by our sprawling outdoor patio…
Iron Art

Iron Art

Community: Tarbot

In this eclectic "Roadside Attraction," artists Gordon and Dominique show their one-of-a-kind work. Intriguing metal and felt sculptures are made on-site; colourful knits are also offered.
Groovy Goat Farm Co.

Groovy Goat Farm Co.

Community: Ingonish

Welcome to Groovy Goat Farm & Soap Company, situated on the beautiful Cabot Trail in Ingonish, Nova Scotia. At Groovy Goat, we take pride in handcrafting natural and luxurious soaps…
Glass Artisans Studio & Gallery

Glass Artisans Studio & Gallery

Community: North Shore

A glass gallery featuring over 40 glass artisans. Visit our glass-blowing studio and watch how it's made. We also offer a class for you to try.
Capt. Cox’s Whale and Bird Watch

Capt. Cox’s Whale and Bird Watch

Community: Bay St. Lawrence

Daily 2-hr tours on 7.5-m (24-ft) Zodiac (10:30, 1:30, 4:30). Experienced guide. Pilot, minke, humpback, finback and sei whales; seals, seabirds, dolphins, moose, bear; shipwrecks, seacaves, waterfalls, spectacular geological formations.…
North Highlands Community Museum

North Highlands Community Museum

Community: Cape North

Interpretive exhibits illustrating lifestyle experienced by early settlers of northern Cape Breton. Exhibits include gypsum quarry, stores, church histories, shipwrecks, furnishings, school and transportation, forge, settlers’ garden. Extensive genealogy centre…
Flying Kite Artisan Shop

Flying Kite Artisan Shop

Community: Baddeck

Flying Kite Artisan Shop, formerly Victoria County Creates - Studio & Gallery, is a place where over 70 local artists and craftspeople of all kinds sell, work and teach others…
Bell Bay Golf Club

Bell Bay Golf Club

Community: Baddeck

18-hole, par 72, 7037 yd. Rating 74.8; Slope 144. Beautiful Thomas McBroom championship course high above the Bras d'Or Lakes, overlooking the bay.Awarded Best New Course in Canada '98 by…