Attention, birders: A surprise gathering

Holding on for dear life

One evening this past December, just after sunset I was stacking wood by one of our chalets when I heard strange noises overhead – rustlings, flapping, scraping.  Looking up I saw largish, dark bird shapes gathering in a treetop nearby – swish, here comes another one!  Apart from the flapping, not a sound,  just a […]

New Year, New Adventures!

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What better way to welcome the new year than an exciting, outdoor adventure at Cabot Shores Wilderness Resort! Ditch the line ups and long awaited cab rides and bring your family or closest friends to celebrate in the serene winter landscape of Cape Breton Island. Try out one of our winterized yurts, a cozy lodge room, […]

Watching Moose and Eagles at Sunrise

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There are many benefits to rising early in the morning and getting a peaceful, quiet start to your day. At Cabot Shores we look forward to the sun rising over the ocean, illuminating the Bird Islands and casting beautiful pink and purple color across the sky. Another reason to get up early is to watch […]