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Introduction to Cabot Shores' Blog

Enjoy a series of blogs by the Cabot Shores team featuring recipes, do it yourself tips, stories and guides to outdoor adventure and what is new on Cape Breton.

Join the conversation on the Cabot Shores blog! Cape Breton Island is a special place and we want to know what adventures, events, wildlife, art, music, even which stories around the camp fire engage you the most. Write to tell us what interests you most.

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Cape Breton Adventures | Camping in Nova Scotia

Over the years, Cabot Shores Wilderness Resort has become widely recognized as one of North America’s premier retreat destinations. Part of that is because of the work we’ve put into weaving our passions throughout the property. Furthermore, Cape Breton Island’s natural beauty has also played an integral role in achieving such an honourable status amongst …

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A young pair of newlyweds share a loving embrace aboard a rowboat during their Canada honeymoon on Cape Breton Island.

Canada Honeymoon: A Romantic Getaway in Nova Scotia

Now that we’ve passed some of the most romantic holidays, like Christmas, New Years’, and Valentine’s Day, there is a good chance that many people have become engaged over the last few months. It’s never too early to begin your wedding planning, and honeymoons are undoubtedly an integral aspect of the marriage equation.

Photo of a Group Retreat in Nova Scotia at Cabot Shores.

Fully Customizable Retreats in Nova Scotia

Planning and hosting a special event or retreat amid these wild times is nothing short of challenging, chiefly because of strict COVID-19 restrictions. Thankfully, many safe-havens, such as Cape Breton Island’s Cabot Shores, offer a unique blend of seclusion, private acreage, natural beauty, rustic sophistication, and on-site adventure. Throughout the year, Cabot Shores’ dedicated event …

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Plan a Valentine’s Day Couples Getaway to Cabot Shores

While there’s never an off-season for romance here at Cabot Shores (Nova Scotia’s most unique resort), there’s something magical about spending Valentine’s Day with your sweetheart on our sprawling, 55-acre estate. Cabot Shores hugs the vast Atlantic Ocean, world-famous Cabot Trail, and peaceful Indian Brook—a trifecta of genuine natural splendour. Thanks to our eclectic mix …

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Nordic Skiing Adventures: Stride through Cape Breton Island

Cape Breton Island, most notably the 300-kilometre Cabot Trail, is where nature enthusiasts go to escape the city’s boisterous streets and stressful workplaces. Much of the year, Nova Scotia’s prized island attracts hikers, paddlers, and cyclists. However, once winter arrives, most travellers seek out Cabot Shores’ 55-acre wilderness estate to wholly unplug, restore balance, and …

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The Very Best of Cape Breton Island

Nova Scotia’s 10,000-square-kilometre Cape Breton Island is packed full of surprises, ranging from an ice cream parlour hidden inside a seaside lighthouse to a non-profit Nordic ski trail system and an 80-year-old Scottish-style sheep crofter. Picturesque Cape Breton Island, which is currently transforming from autumn to winter, is the 77th largest isle on the globe. …

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