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Beautiful coastal hike but not easy

This is sometimes a difficult trail because of the numerous rocky beach walks. The rewards are... read more

Reviewed July 6, 2019
jerryf183
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Cumberland, Rhode Island
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Beautiful Trail !

The trail follows the coast in the Cape Breton Highlands National Park and it provides beautiful... read more

Reviewed June 23, 2019
J B
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Kelowna, Canada
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Jul 6, 2019
“Beautiful coastal hike but not easy”
Jun 23, 2019
“Beautiful Trail !”
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Reviewed July 6, 2019 via mobile

This is sometimes a difficult trail because of the numerous rocky beach walks. The rewards are awesome but just make sure that you are prepared with the proper equipment. Hiking boots, not low shoes, and trekking poles with rubber tips are highly recommended. The rocks...More

Date of experience: June 2019
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Reviewed June 23, 2019

The trail follows the coast in the Cape Breton Highlands National Park and it provides beautiful views of the coast. Note that several sections of the trail are rated as 'difficult'.

Date of experience: June 2019
Thank J B
Reviewed August 20, 2018 via mobile

We really likes Neil’s Harbour, the lighthouse is no longer functional and now houses an ice cream shop, and the Chowder restaurant was closed when we visited, but there are some fabulous views from the cliff tops, and the harbour itself was offering a mooring...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Andy-S60
Reviewed December 30, 2017

This was a beautiful trail! A mix of forest and coastal hiking. The rock beaches were the most challenging part, which we were a bit unprepared for. Either bring hiking sticks or find beach wood before you get to these parts. Some rocks are unstable...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed October 29, 2017

I enjoyed this trail immensely. After all, I like beaches. First we had to walk in the forest and eventually we ended at the Atlantic Ocean. The first beach was one with sand. This is where I found a washed up branch for my trek....More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Robby G C
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