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Welcome to, the most trusted Cape Breton hiking site on the internet today.

We have many Cape Breton, Nova Scotia trails logged from all four counties and the Highlands National Park. Most of our trails include descriptions, maps, directions, and photos. At, we are dedicated to bringing you information about the many hiking trails of Cape Breton.

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Hiking Ban Lifted

After a good weekend of heavy rain, the forest travel restrictions on Cape Breton …

Cape Breton’s Secret Summer Bucketlist

Cape Breton’s Secret Summer Bucketlist
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Cape Clear or Bust

There are very few places in Cape Breton, which intrigue me, that I have …


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