Cabot Shores

Adventure Together Package

February 28, 2014

Book Before April 31st and Enjoy a FREE Lobster Boil in Season 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 […]

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Tour the Sacred Shambhala Sites on Cape Breton Island

January 23, 2014
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  Have you always wanted to visit Gampo Abbey  or Kalapa Valley but don’t know how to get there and/or need a guide? This tour may be of particular interest to people doing Shambhala retreats at Dorje Denmaling near Tatamagouche or visiting Halifax. Cabot Shores is the ideal place to begin a tour of  Kalapa […]

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Happy Holidays from Your Friends at Cabot Shores

December 23, 2013
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Hi   Friend, Happy Holidays to You and Yours… We hope you are spending some good times with friends, family and those you hold dear!       Merry XMAS and Happy New Year…. Love from,                       Ruby, Barbara,  Louis & Dr. Paul                         And  Cosmo […]

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Cedar Yurt & Cedar Soaking Tub at Cabot Shores

October 16, 2013
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Imagine the fragrance of fresh cedar as you wake when the sun rises and as you relax in the evening in the graceful circle of a Japanese cedar Ofuro Soaking Tub. Many guests don’t think of the aroma when choosing a place to stay, but it’s a pleasant surprise that delights all our guests. Our […]

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Join Us for a Guided Hike & BBQ at Cabot Shores During Celtic Colours

October 3, 2013
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On October 19th, The Good Health Festival Society (which raises money for Breast Cancer Action Nova Scotia) is hosting a
community event during the Celtic Colours International Music Festival all over Cape Breton.
Starting at 11am, at Cabot Shores, there will be local, guided hike along the Red Island Trail, followed by a cookout at Cabot
Shores Wilderness Resort, along the Cabot Trail.
Beginning hikers to intermediate can do this walk along the Barrachois River to the Red Island Beach and back along
a loop to MacDonald’s Pond.
 

Red Island  Beach  is on St. Ann’s Bay with a good view of Kelly’s Mountain  and the Bird [...]

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Right Whales Sighted Off Bay Saint Lawrence, Cape Breton

September 7, 2013

“Been fishing over 30 years and this is the first Right Whale I”ve seen,” said Captain Cyril Fraser
of Oshan Whale Watch,  which is based in the village of  Bay St. Lawrence, Cape Breton.  A fifth generation fisherman, Cyril mostly sees Pilot and Minke whales and dolphins.
 
“The Right Whales are around 50 tons, compared to the Minkes and Pilots   which are more like 5 tons.”
 
One of our guests from Ontario, Tullio d’Angelo, provided us with a the snapshot  of the Right Whale taken off while with Captain Cyril.

             Photo by Tullio d’Angelo

According to wikipedia, the Right whales making [...]

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Cabot Shores Bistro Featured On HappyCow Facebook

September 4, 2013
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The website HappyCow.net  helps worldwide travelers to find healthy food and “an evironmentally
sustainable way  of living.”  Cabot Shores shares these values.    Our Bistro food–much grown in our garden and around Nova Scotia–is not only offered to our lodging and retreat guests, but to a variety of travelers touring the  Cabot Trail and having all kinds of adventures (including food adventures) around Cape Breton Island.
Check out the Photos on Facebook
Many guests have found the Cabot Shores’ Bistro by consulting the happycow.net
and today we are featured on HappyCow Facebook.  See if you recognize the photo
of the Bistro in the Great Room of [...]

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