Family Retreat – Action and Peace & Quiet!

Mums and Dads and kids spent the weekend exploring the many delights that Cabot Shores has to offer with an action… and stillness… packed schedule. After yummy self serve breakfasts, which catered admirably for everyone’s different preferences for getting up – early or a bit later, the morning offered the grown-ups the peaceful opportunity for …

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Coloradan sees her first Moose while snowshoeing!

(Yes, as of early May, there is still a bit of snow on Cape Breton, especially in the Highlands) My second day here at Cabot Shores, Nova Scotia; Dr. Paul took me on a snowshoe hike up the Indian Brook Falls North trail so that I could get a better sense of the area. It …

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Cabot Shores Kids

Cabot Shores is home to many kids activities.  Kids love exploring our abundant natural environment…. or how about some fishing…. Or attending an impromptu Birthday party – with cake, of course….. or dare to sleep in  a kid-size tipi…. ….Yolo board with captain Cosmo…. …..kayak with capt’n Cosmo….. ….or how about a game of pool …

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Champion Australian Surfer, Cold Water and Cabot Shores

Competitive surfing is not for the faint of heart. Cold-water surfing?… now that takes a special kind of courage. The kind that drives champion surfer, Sally Fitzgibbons, who visited Nova Scotia to test herself against the frigid water of the North Atlantic. We had the pleasure to host Sally, her Dad, and her documentary film …

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Olivia Sails to glory on Eagle Feather Ferry at Cabot Shores/Cape Breton

It is official.  Five years young Oliva Pare, of Montreal, is now the
youngest sailor to cross Church Pond via the Eagle Feather Ferry.
 
This video proofs it, as Darren Pare, proud father, captures his daughter
sailing solo across the strait of Church Pond to the Atlantic Beach opposite
the Bird Islands at Indian Brook, Cape Breton.
 
Cabot Shores’ owner, Dr. Paul, is quoted as saying to Olivia:   “You join the
other record holder who is on the older age of the spectrum…Trudy of Calgary
who is 91 years young”.
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Celtic music and dance with guests at Cabot Shores

On Monday evening Paul Cranford and Sarah Beck got everyone up on their feet with their authentic Celtic fiddle and Piano music combo!

The Sienna family was celebrating their son’s graduation and two birthdays! 84 year old Aunt Ruth had made the journey all the way from California to be with the rest of the family for a few days holiday on Cape Breton. She was the star of the show as she led her family as well as other guests and staff in some lively square dancing!

We all really enjoyed the live music and dancing, a big thanks goes out […]