Cape Smokey Provincial Park, Ingonish Ferry

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Enjoy your lunch on a picnic table and admire the mountainous landscape from the viewpoints at Cape Smokey Provincial Park. The scenic highlands of Cape Breton National Park offer plenty of excellent hiking trails, on which you can keep an eye out for rare bird species, such as scaup, heron, and sandpiper. A 5 km (3 mi) long trail along the shoreline provides even more breathtaking views, with plenty of rest stops available along the way. Don't forget to bring your camera to capture the scenery. By using our Ingonish Ferry trip builder, you can arrange your visit to Cape Smokey Provincial Park and other attractions in Ingonish Ferry.
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  • Most people won't recognize that the huge mountain that they climb when leaving Ingonish is a provincial park. It is worth at least stopping at the lookout for the view back to Ingonish before heading...  more »
  • Stopped here just briefly to take in the views and take some photos. We did not do any kind of real hike.  more »
  • Cape Smokey Provincial Park in Cape Breton Island offers grand views of the Atlantic the the coastal hills bedecked in flashing autumn foliage. We visited on October 14 and the timing was perfect as i...  more »