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.
Beginning the Day
At Cabot Shores, the Healing Arts are interspersed into many of the activities available to our guests. Morning Yoga is one of these. Our experience is that when we begin our day with even a short set of contemplative movement, we are more available to the other activities we engage in throughout the day – be they outdoor or cultural adventures,or simply interacting with loved ones or new friends. Morning Yoga, offered every day before breakfast, consists of easy to learn movements designed to wake up our body and our senses. Anyone can participate in Morning Yoga. Using […]
Young Adult Cancer of Canada (YACC) was founded 17 years ago in Newfoundland. Its members are 18-35 year old survivors of cancer.
and their first “Retreat Yourself will be held at Cabot Shores.
The mission of YACC is:
“to build a community of young adults diagnosed with cancer that provides information, support, skills and opportunity”
One of the ways YACC builds community is through retreat. This year, there’s “Retreat Yourself” West in British Columbia
and “Retreat Yourself” East in the Maritimes, at Cabot Shores on Cape Breton.
We are pleased to be chosen as their location and will be doing our best to help them to […]
A group of eleven vivacious breast cancer survivors and their supporters participated in the first annual Breast Cancer Retreat at Cabot Shores. The retreat was sponsored by BCANS, Cabot Shores and the Good Health Festival Society of Cape Breton Island.
These women knew how to have fun! and how to stretch their limits (i.e. hiking much longer than they thought they could or participating in a night walk in spite of anxieties of all sorts).
Cape Breton women from the Cape Brestoners’ Dragon Boat group easily mingled with city women from Halifax, created good cheer around the dinner table and the bonfire, […]
Cabot Shores hosted the first Shambhala Lineage Festival.
At one point Kristine McCutcheon spoke of the influence
and the teachings of a King.
See this excerpt in this talk taking place in the Green
Chalet at Cabot Shores as part of the Shambhala meditation retreat.
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Cabot Shores and Firedance present…
Firewalking with Spirit
Conducted by Paul & Barbara Weinberg, Sundoor Certified Firewalk
Sunday, August 7th, 2011
7pm rain or shine
The firewalk is one of the oldest and most widely spread rituals in the world. It is an
ancient ceremony of empowerment, connection and an unforgettable example of human
Connect in circle – Set your intention and allow the fire to energize it. The evening
concludes with an optional walk across the coals. Whether you choose to walk across
the hot coal or not, you will be touched by this inspiring ritual.
$50 Suggested donation – proceeds to THE HEALTH FESTIVAL SOCIETY (to benefit
Here is a picture of Tasu. Tasu is the “traveling companion” of one of our guests .
Tasu participated in the “Race for the Cure”, which raises money for breast cancer.
This picture is to help promote that! Tasu is showing her love for Kathy in this picture.
Kathy is a survivor of breast cancer. Can’t wait to meet Tasu when her and her owners
come to visit in August.
Amber Buchanan will lead Yoga Workshops during the Good Health Festival at Cabot Shores, July 9th at Cabot Shores. Interested in more details? Email: firstname.lastname@example.org or call: 902 929 2584 Here is a short slide show capturing some of Amber’s Yoga poses. Tweet