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.
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 […]
Okay, I have a bias towards waterfalls, spectacular trail-side views of water, and old growth forests. Duration: 25 minutes to 5 hours. So here they are: #1 Indian Brook Falls; # 2 North River Falls, #3 Black Brook/Falls.
1. Indian Brook Falls Hike (challenging)
The Cabot Trail goes along the coast on the east (Atlantic) side of Cape Breton Island.
Take the Cabot Trail to the village of Indian Brook. A landmark the bridge over Indian Brook. The Trail starts on the northwest side of the Brook.
During the heat of summer, you can do the hike in and alongside the Brook. In early […]
Relax among the stars in a cedar Japanese hot tub. Then make a dash inside and curl up together in front of the wood fireplace in your secluded Yurt. Package includes: $485 all inclusive (except alcohol, tax) 3 days, 2 nights accommodations with breakfast Two dinners for two (vegetarian, seafood or steak) Japanese cedar tub […]