What is a retreat and why would one participate in one?
The word retreat suggests a temporary pulling back for the demands of one’s life. It’s traditional purpose is to create space and time away to focus on something specific – perhaps learn something new, such as a musical instrument or deepen our understanding or skill of something such as painting, or yoga, or meditation, or connecting with othera around a particular issue. Such a retreat creates a kind of container that keeps out demands and distractions, allowing you to relax into a different sense of time, focus as much as […]
Here you see, Julian Brad, among first campers of the season, making themselves comfortable along Indian Brook.
Julia said: ” Great place, cooked lobster on open fire–amazing…” Added Brad: “Never did that before, even though I’m
born and raised in Bridgewater, Nova Scotia. We’ll be back”
A number of sites are along Indian Brook and also in the Apple Orchard, near Church’s Pond where we have the Eagle Feather
Ferry going to our beach on the Atlantic…
Here is a short video showing some of our locations…
Well, it’s in three locations: along Indian Brook, at the Apple Orchard and closer to the lodge
which is called […]
A group of adventurous international students from Dalhousie are visiting Cape Breton and staying at Cabot Shores. Willing to brave the still wintery conditions, they were out watching the sunrise and hoping to catch a glimpse of a moose.
Visit our Guestbook for the students testimonials in Swedish, French, Dutch, and Australian slang! (Bloody Brilliant, we say!)
“During my stay at Cabot Shores, I enjoyed playing pool in the downstairs and walking down to the beach in the morning…”
Mathew Benoit, 9, Portland Maine
“Cabot Shores is a very special place. We loved building rock sculptures on the beach and finding treasures like lobster buoys and wonderful drift wood. Thank you for keeping an running such an ideal resort…”
Anna Benoit, social worker and Matt’s Grandma, Portland, Maine
“I had one of these magic experiences in Cabot Shores when we went up the Indian Brook. We canoed, walked and swam up to these amazing waterfalls. Everything was just right. There […]