Cape Breton Highlands National Park, Ingonish

4.8
#1 of 24 in Nature in Nova Scotia
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. Put Cape Breton Highlands National Park into our Ingonish vacation builder to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Ingonish.
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  • August 16, 2017
    Half of a recent trip Cape Breton has literally captivated, beautiful scenery, excellent location for nature lovers.
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  • August 15, 2017
    Our family was visiting Nova Scotia from California and wanted to see this much anticipated national park. It was nice I that this is the parks are free due to the 150th birthday of Canada! Thank you ...  more »
  • August 15, 2017
    Had read heaps about the beauty of this National Park before visiting, it certainly lived up to my expectations. Whilst most things I read rave about the beauty of the western side facing the Gulf of ...  more »

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