Cabot Links Golf Enjoyed By Cabot Shores’ Guest

Cabot Links opened this summer in Inverness and several guests from
Cabot Shores made the pilgrimage.
 
From two golf pros visiting from South Carolina, to a retired Scottish physician and son in law filmmaker, to a founder of ESPN
Sports, they each made the trek to both Highland Links in Ingonish and  to more distant Cabot Links, now considered one of the best links
courses on the planet.
 
With views of the ocean on every hole, it offers the authentic feel of a links course.  As Bob Weeks of Scoregolf says:
“As great a course as Cabot Links will be – and trust me, it will […]

Fun Downhill Skiing at Cape Smokey

Cape Smokey is a nice little ski area on the Cabot Trail, right at the edge of Ingonish.
It is open through March, from Friday through Sunday and everyday during March Break.
Staffed by volunteers, the rentals and skiing are very economical.  And best of all are the
views you get of Ingonish Island, Ingonish Harbor and Middlehead.
The conditions were good the day I visited in March and I couldn’t help but look out on the
Harbour, each time I got to the top.   Pack ice comes in from the Atlantic and forms an amazing
vista.
 
There aren’t many skiiers there on a Friday, so the […]

Hiking Adventures

Cabot Shores sits on the Atlantic coast of Cape Breton, along the Cabot Trail and out the door you can beach comb, hike through our nature sanctuary or head for the Cape Breton Highlands.
You are along Indian Brook which, as you go west, leads to 3 waterfalls and into the Indian Brook Wilderness.  Go north and you meet the French River Wilderness.  We have maps and have worked on developing a wilderness trail on the south and north sides of Indian Brook.  By summer, you can add swimming or bogeyboarding to your exploits on Indian Brook and by winter, snowshoeing…You […]