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Cape Breton National Park, Nova Scotia

Wild, unspoiled Cape Breton National Park is one of Canada's true gems. Tucked away in the nation's smallest province, Nova Scotia, this park is a haven for diverse wildlife, made up of absolutely stunning landscapes.
Overview

Cape Breton National Park Tours

Cape Breton National Park ToursA trip here is not only a feast for the eyes, but the spirit of adventure, offering a host of excellent hiking trails and outdoor activities, such as sea kayaking. Established in 1936, the park is one of Nova Scotia's largest areas of protected wilderness, and is a must-visit for the keen nature lover and hiker.

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Cape Breton National Park, Nova Scotia

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Admire Cape Breton from the water
There is nothing quite like admiring Cape Breton National Park from the water. Giving you an incredible view of the remote, rugged coastline, sea kayaking also provides the perfect opportunity for wildlife spotting. As well as coming across a whole host of exciting creatures in the water, you have the chance to observe some of the most interesting animals on land too, including puffin and moose.
When to go
Fall is the perfect time to visit this sublime national park, when the gold, orange and crimson hues of the season are in full bloom. Indeed, the kaleidoscope of colour created makes this the best time for keen photographers particularly. Outside of fall, it is best to travel after May to avoid showers. July and August are the warmest months in which to visit, while winter should be avoided.
Highlights & Activities

Cape Breton Tour Highlights

Sea Kayaking
There are few better ways to explore the stunning Cape Breton coastline than sea kayaking. Paddle through the sea and see how many wonders you can spot; waterfalls, dramatic coastline, moon jellyfish and even eagles are just some of the sights to soak up.
Photography
Famous for its spectacular combination of striking highlands and rugged coastal scenery, Cape Breton National Park is an absolute joy for photographers. Among the most scenic spots are the highlands, where steep cliffs, deep river canyons and wildlife await.
Wildlife
The forests, mountains, lakes, rivers and coastline play host to fascinating creatures of land, water and air - such as Black Bears, moose and bald eagles; For the visitor, this presents an incredible chance to spot a dizzying array of creatures in one park.
Hiking
Cape Breton National Park possesses several excellent hiking trails that will lead the way through a mixture of its natural, cultural and historical heritage; among the most famous is the Fleur-de-Lis Trail, which runs along the south of Cape Breton Island.
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