Coloradan sees her first Moose while snowshoeing!

(Yes, as of early May, there is still a bit of snow on Cape Breton, especially in the Highlands) My second day here at Cabot Shores, Nova Scotia; Dr. Paul took me on a snowshoe hike up the Indian Brook Falls North trail so that I could get a better sense of the area. It […]

July 26th Yoga Day Retreat with “the path of yoga” TV-Host, Sean Drohan

Experience the Full View of Yoga and Dharma Relative to Us Join us for a day retreat with SEAN DROHAN, host of EASTLINK TVs “the path of yoga”! This will be a day of making the Indo-Tibetan essences, teachings, and practices, Culturally Relative to us. This is a non-academic view, practice, and discussion of the […]

Cabot Shores Featured on HappyCow.net Newsletter!

HappyCow is the best online directory for vegans and vegetarians on where to find restaurants, stores, and even resorts that cater to their diet. I am an avid user of this directory; and being a vegan myself I can say how hard it can be to find restaurants that have better-than-salad quality options for my dietary preference. I am honored […]

Gampo Abbey Turns 30

Thirty years ago, in March of 1984, Chogyam Trungpa, Rinpoche founded Gampo Abbey, a place where Westerners can practice Shambhala Buddhism in a monastic setting. And it’s going strong still. On a blustery morning, after an overnight snowfall, we set out on the long drive to the other side of Cape Breton Island to join […]

Adventure Together Package

Whether you’re a family, a bunch of friends, or a group, go on an adventure a day and treasure time together. This package is ideal for 4 or more people. Package includes: 7 days, 6 nights in a private chalet or farmhouse (larger groups) One restaurant meal and one wood-fired pizza cookout Two half days […]

All on a Winter’s Day…..

Neither of us has had breakfast yet but we are setting out on our morning snow shoe: The sun is out, the sky a deep blue; some clouds in from the West – better not wait…. …crossing  the pond, now frozen, to the beach, normally accessible by ferry, swimming, or not at all – except […]

Make Summer Awesome Package

Summer is about special adventures. It’s the Cabot Trail. It’s about trying new things like stand-up paddling (yolo boards), discovering waterfalls and sea caves off the beaten path, or observing an eagle or moose.  Relax and taste delicious new dishes made fresh from our garden & orchard harvests. Pack up your pets and come to our […]