Open year round. Choose between a beautiful chalet, a magical yurt, a tranquility dome, cozy lodge room, tipi, or a campsite. Cabot Shores is the perfect base camp to explore Cape Breton and the Cabot Trial. But first, explore our great packages.
Introduction to Cabot Shores' Blog:
Enjoy a series of blogs by the Cabot Shores team featuring recipes, do it yourself tips, stories and guides to outdoor adventure and what is new on Cape Breton.
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See a new side to Cape Breton Island at Scotch Trails, a whiskey tasting event presented by the Connosirs Club and hosted by Cabot Shores Wilderness Retreat on the Cabot Trail. Enjoy an evening of whiskey tasting, seasonal homemade appetizers and music by the fire. Stay the night and take advantage of cool weather hikes, cedar […]
With our upcoming Nordic Walking and Hiking Retreat at the end of the month, we have had a lot of questions about what exactly it is and how it benefits the body. Nordic Walking is a specific fitness technique that was designed as a cross training activity for cross country skiers. It engages the upper […]
Cabot Shores will be hosting a Nordic Walking & Hiking Retreat this coming October. The event is being led by Jody Collin & Maritime Strides Walking Club. Jody is the owner of Maritime Strides, which offers private, semi-private and small group Nordic walking instruction as well as organized walking groups for events or just for […]
As fall sets in we are reminded by the crisp mornings and chilly evenings to have extra clothing, blankets or quilts, and extra hot tea when heading outdoors. Many people are surprised that Cabot Shores is open 4 seasons, and even more so that we encourage our guests to stay in Mongolian and cedar style yurts […]
My name is Amanda, and I am the garden-to-table intern for September/ October here at Cabot Shores. My role here is to care for the plants and veggies in the gardens, and help cook and serve food in the bistro. The past few weeks have been a time of great harvest here. We have harvested […]
Coming Home to Unamaki Grand Mother Moon Ceremony by Mary-Louise Bernard Early this spring I headed home to Unamaki (Cape Breton). I had been living in Truro the past two years, not that far away, but far enough that you miss the waters.Growing up in the island, the waters become a part of you: after […]
Greetings Cabot Shores visitors and welcome to the garden blog. I’m Veronica from Toronto, Ontario: Cabot Shores Garden to Table intern for Summer 2015. During the tour of the gardens upon my arrival at the beginning of July, I was pleasantly surprised to learn that I’d be providing care, maintenance and love to 6 different […]