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.

A massive whale seemingly jumps from beneath the water's surface off the coast of Cape Breton Island.

Maritime Memories | Whale Watching on Cape Breton Island

Seeing these behemoth marine mammals in their natural environment is something you’ll never forget. And to give you a few options for your visit to Cabot Shores, we’ll share three fantastic whale watching tours near the resort that are more than worthy of consideration.

A lovely summer vista showcasing the coast of Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia.

5 Reasons to Visit Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, this Summer

With its oceanside cliffs and a seemingly endless array of outdoor recreation, Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia, offers an excellent summer getaway experience. The weather is comfortable, the people are friendly, and its storied past lends itself to an imaginative journey. Combine those aspects with eclectic lodging options from Cabot Shores Wilderness Resort, and you’ll …

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3 Things to Do in Cape Breton During Your Spring Getaway

There is an understandable connection between watching the last bits of snow melt away like a receding glacier and a renewed desire to enjoy the weather. As one of the more transformational seasons, we often think of spring as a time for revitalization and progress. Whether you’re a birdwatcher hoping for a glimpse at the …

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A small kettle hangs over a camp fire during an early winter morning on Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia.

Winter Camping in Nova Scotia | Snowy Adventures in Cape Breton

Every season is a great time to escape from it all with a camping trip to Nova Scotia, and winter is no exception. Located along the Indian Brook river, the campsites at Cabot Shores Wilderness Retreat are the perfect place to enjoy a refreshing escape. Breath in the crisp winter air while exploring the stunning …

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