Cabot Trail

The Cabot Trail Acoustic Festival This Weekend at Cabot Shores–Aug. 22-24th

August 19, 2014
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Music is a big part of gatherings at Cabot Shores…and this weekend is no exception.  The Cabot Trail Acoustic Music Festival at Cabot Shores When:   A “Players & Music Lovers Festival  Saturday & Sunday with evening jam Friday night as well Saturday night What:    Concerts, open mics, singer/song writer circles and even a fiddle […]

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Family Adventure Camp at Cabot Shores

June 19, 2014
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Family Adventure Camp When: July 11-18, 2014 There is a 3-day (July 11-14) and a 7-day (July 11-18) option Where: Cabot Shores Wilderness Resort and Retreat Centre, Cape Breton Who: Grandparents & Grandchildren, Parents & Children, Adults & Children          (related or not), Aunties/Uncles & Children          Children’s ages: 5-14 What: 2 […]

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“Dare to Go…” : Cape Breton one of 10 Spots Chosen by CNN

May 30, 2014
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“Dare to Go To…” spots include Cape Breton Island in its list of 10 spots worldwide, the CNN10. Some other  locations mentioned include  the Artic Circle, Bhutan, Bolivia,  Idaho, Malawi, Mongolia,  North Island New Zealand, Romania, and outer space as a frontier. The  CNN article describes Cape Breton as “real and rugged”. Natalie MacMaster, a […]

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Puffins Brighten A Grey Day For Marathon Runners

May 23, 2014
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Seeking respite after running the Bluenose Marathon in Halifax ten guests from Hamilton Ontario stayed the weekend in the chalets at Cabot Shores. It was a time for relaxation and recuperation whilst enjoying the hospitality offered by Paul and Barbara. The lounge & dining area in the great room in the Lodge gave everyone a […]

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Family Retreat – Action and Peace & Quiet!

May 23, 2014
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Mums and Dads and kids spent the weekend exploring the many delights that Cabot Shores has to offer with an action… and stillness… packed schedule. After yummy self serve breakfasts, which catered admirably for everyone’s different preferences for getting up – early or a bit later, the morning offered the grown-ups the peaceful opportunity for […]

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Gampo Abbey Turns 30

March 26, 2014
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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 […]

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Adventure Together Package

February 28, 2014
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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 […]

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