Feb. 29 – Community Snowshoe Hike

Join us for a community snowshoe hike at Ruth and Aaron Schneider’s property. All welcome! Meet at 1pm at the Schneiders on 329 West Tarbot Road.  This is a moderate hike. Bring walking sticks, water, snacks and layers of clothes. In case of bad weather, a notice of cancellation will go out early Saturday morning. …

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Top 3 Cape Breton Waterfalls


Okay, I have a bias towards waterfalls, spectacular trail-side views of water, and old growth forests. Duration: 25 minutes to 5 hours. So here they are: #1 Indian Brook Falls; # 2 North River Falls, #3 Black Brook/Falls.
1. Indian Brook Falls Hike (challenging)
The Cabot Trail goes along the coast on the east (Atlantic) side of Cape Breton Island.
Take the Cabot Trail to the village of Indian Brook. A landmark the bridge over Indian Brook. The Trail starts on the northwest side of the Brook.
During the heat of summer, you can do the hike in and alongside the Brook. In early […]