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Address: Ingonish Beach | PO Box 123, Ingonish, Nova Scotia B0C 1L0, Canada
Phone Number: 902-285-2760
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Most Vert in Nova Scotia & ski over the Atlantic

Skiing over the frozen Atlantic Ocean is an experience you're unlikely to get anywhere else in North America while staying inbounds. This small, community driven ski area is one... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed June 24, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2015

Skiing over the frozen Atlantic Ocean is an experience you're unlikely to get anywhere else in North America while staying inbounds. This small, community driven ski area is one of the friendliest you'll ever visit, and you'll likely be the only tourist there in the winter. It's a great chance to enjoy the off-season beauty of a very popular summer... More 

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Rockwood, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

The view from Cape Smokey is amazing. Pictures don't do it justice. You can sit there for hours just admiring it all.

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Halifax, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

Cape Smokey is breathtaking. The road is full of twists and turns and is very steep, take your time and enjoy the scenery around you. You are surrounded by woods and ocean and all of natures beauty. Take the time to stop at the look offs that are throughout the area, it gives you a chance to really take it... More 

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Gatwick, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2014

Fantastic views, beautiful unspoilt countryside. We drove through the Cabot a trail and on the return to Beddedk we drove along Ingonish Beach. The drive was through unspoilt woods with fabulous views over the sea, the beach stop was glorious. Bathed in sunshine we could see a clear blue sea nestles in the trees

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Halifax Region, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2014

The fall colors were outstanding and when we got to the lookoff's, the shoreline below us was rocky, and turbulent with the crashing waves. Even saw seals basking on the rocks!

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Nova Scotia, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 10, 2014

We were standing in the clouds........view was beautiful. Mind your driving & go easy on your brakes.

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nova scotia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Stunning views, fall leaves were gorgeous. Thrilling drive on the curved roads! Clean and excellent services along the way.

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

The last time I was here was for a 24 hour relay race around the Cabot trail many years ago. It was cold, wet and misty and I didn't fully appreciate the views even though I was not the team member who ran up that road. This time I was with the Missus and the weather was perfect. The views... More 

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Miramichi, Nb. Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

Make sure if you are in Cape Breton you take the time...and visit this area...The trees were just staring to change colour. Wonderful...lots of place to get out and look at the vistas..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

We drove the Cabot Trail counter clockwise, so started on gently undulating roads until we hit Smokey Mountain just before Ingonish. The climb uphill was easy and the views at the top were simply spectacular, as this was our first elevated view of the coastline. Definitely stop and pull into the gravel road down to the parking area. Lots of... More 

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Address: Address: Ingonish Beach | PO Box 123, Ingonish, Nova Scotia B0C 1L0, Canada
Phone Number: 902-285-2760
Location: Canada  >  Nova Scotia  >  Cape Breton Island  >  Ingonish
Open Hours:
Sunday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Friday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm
Saturday 9:00 am - 4:30 pm

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