Self-guided hikes of Cape Breton Island

Self-Guided Trip



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Explore the Celtic Heartland of Nova Scotia at your own pace on this self-guided hiking trip of Cape Breton Island. Stunning coves and headlands and wildlife abound and the walking trails are yours to discover. In the evenings, join local bands for an evening of music, fun and food, followed by a well-deserved rest in your boutique accommodation.

Activity / Theme



Canada, Maritimes

Comfort Level

Physical Rating


Leisurely / Moderate


On foot, taxi transfers


4-star boutique accommodation

Months of Operation

June, October


DAY 1 Arrive Baddeck
DAY 2 Inverness Beach & Boardwalk and West Mabou Beach & Trails
DAY 3 Acadian Trail. Optional: Le Chemin du Buttereau or Le Buttereau
DAY 4 Skyline Trail. Option: Corney Brook or whale watching excursion
DAY 5 Bog Trail. Lone Shieling Trail. White Point Trail
DAY 6 Franey Mountain. Optional: Clyburn Valley and Middle Head
DAY 7 End


Boutique accommodations
Scheduled taxi transfers to bring you to and from each day’s walks.
8 meals: 6 breakfasts and 2 dinners
Detailed water- and tear-resistant Route Notes and maps
Orientation meeting or phone call with our representative
Local representative available 24/7
Entrance fees and special events as noted in the itinerary: Cape Breton Highlands National Park Pass and distillery tour and tasting

Sample tour.  Itinerary, accommodation, transportation, inclusions and prices are correct at the time of publication but may change without prior notice.  Please inquire.

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