Introduction to Cabot Shores' Blog

Enjoy a series of blogs by the Cabot Shores team featuring recipes, do it yourself tips, stories and guides to outdoor adventure and what is new on Cape Breton.

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A musician strumming a lute at the Celtic Colors Festival on Cape Breton Island.

The 2022 Celtic Colours International Festival

From cherished Mi’kmaq history to Acadian fiddle jam sessions, there are endless ways to immerse yourself in the isle’s heritage. One way we’ll commemorate Cape Breton’s history and heritage this year is the Celtic Colours International Festival.

A father and son learn about Cape Breton Island's First Nation history at Membertou Heritage Park.

An Unforgettable Day Trip to Membertou Heritage Park

Anyone who has spent time on Cape Breton Island will tell you it offers an eclectic cultural expedition. One of the most enriching destinations for learning about Cape Breton’s rich history is the Membertou Heritage Park, just over an hour’s drive from Cabot Shores Wilderness Resort. Not only can you better understand the ancient Mi’kmaq …

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An aerial view of the world-famous Cabot Trail on Cape Breton Island.

Destination Nova Scotia: Camping on the Cabot Trail

Nova Scotia is known as an outdoor enthusiast’s playground. From whale watching on Cape Breton’s coast to discovering waterfalls while hiking, the adventures are endless, especially for those who book their stay at Cabot Shores. One of the most memorable adventures you can enjoy in Nova Scotia is camping along the Cabot Trail.

A man pumps his fist in jubilation as he sinks a putt at a Cape Breton golf course.

Cape Breton Golf Near Cabot Shores

Although Cabot Shores is far from a golf resort, we’re proud to embrace a vast array of interests shared by our many guests. Not too often will you grasp the unique opportunity to wake up in the wilderness and find yourself swinging away after a serene countryside drive. Whether you’re a novice golfer or a long-time participant, the Cape Breton golf experience is brought to you by some of the best courses in Nova Scotia.