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Middle Head Trail, Ingonish

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Experience the salty spray of the sea as you trek across Middle Head Trail, which loops around Cape Breton Highlands National Park. As you traverse 3.8 km (2.4 mi) of generally flat trail with some patches of rugged terrain, you'll take in views of the ocean from atop seaside cliffs that face the Atlantic. Be sure to bring plenty of water and watch weather conditions, which can change rapidly. Plan to see Middle Head Trail and other attractions that appeal to you using our Ingonish tourist route planner.
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  • Well worth the venture in the rain! We made it before the fog enveloped the bay, what a beautiful view!  more »
  • This hike is a must do. It begins at the Keltic Lodge and is not at all challenging but is very pretty. Stunning views.  more »
  • This trail was a complete hidden gem. The sunset views were breathtaking and the trail itself was dynamic and a lot of fun. The trail allows you to see views of both sides of this peninsula which are ...  more »