Cape Breton Highlands National Park, Ingonish

Must see · National Park · Nature / Park
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. Work out when and for how long to visit Cape Breton Highlands National Park and other Ingonish attractions using our handy Ingonish trip planner.
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  • Came here today, drove through the park. Lots of trails, wonderful views. Lots of picture opportunities. Staff members are welcoming and friendly. Highly recommended!  more »
  • This place is fantastic. We walked and hiked numerous trails and saw some brilliant sights. There are trails for every level and some great beaches. The scenery is fantastic and there are endless...  more »
  • OK park with some good hiking trails. Facilities are decent but staff was not visible anywhere in the park except for the gentlemen at the Skyline parking area. Only park employee we saw in 3 days in....  more »
  • It's worth all the way driving to this place.
  • If you have a 🏍️ a must do !
  • Absolutely beautiful landscape full of wonderful sights and people.
  • Course is the best it's been in year's
  • Breathtaking views of the mountains & oceans!

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