Cape Breton Highlands National Park, Ingonish

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Enjoy the outdoors with tranquil walks around picturesque mountains, scenic beaches, and the famed landscape of the highlands at Cape Breton Highlands National Park. You can go for a drive or a hike on one of many trails passing through the park, featuring ocean and mountain views from above. Observe the steep cliffs and river canyons winding through the forests near the Atlantic Ocean, with waterfalls and tundra-like plateaus also forming part of the scenery. You can also test your skills at an 18-hole golf course marked as the best public course in Canada. Wildlife in the area includes bears, birds, and whales, which can often be seen from the park’s coastal trails. Wear appropriate clothing, as the weather often gets cold and wet. It couldn't be easier to arrange your visit to Cape Breton Highlands National Park and many more Ingonish attractions: make an itinerary online using Inspirock's Ingonish trip planner .
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  • Spectacular drives, incredible views, and lots of moose! Drive the Cabot Trail with its winding roads and see the mountains plunge into the sea! There's also some good lobster up here. Go in early sum...  more »
  • Endless glorious trails, amongst the fall colors as a backdrop - was like hiking in candy land. The views are breathtaking and the trails well marked.  more »
  • The leaves were in full change when we went to Nova Scotia. The day was clear and we could see for miles driving around the park. We wanted to hike a few trails but irritated moose in the area kept us...  more »
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