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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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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”.
See.
 
 
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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 […]

Cabot Links Golf Enjoyed By Cabot Shores’ Guest

Cabot Links opened this summer in Inverness and several guests from
Cabot Shores made the pilgrimage.
 
From two golf pros visiting from South Carolina, to a retired Scottish physician and son in law filmmaker, to a founder of ESPN
Sports, they each made the trek to both Highland Links in Ingonish and  to more distant Cabot Links, now considered one of the best links
courses on the planet.
 
With views of the ocean on every hole, it offers the authentic feel of a links course.  As Bob Weeks of Scoregolf says:
“As great a course as Cabot Links will be – and trust me, it will […]

Cabot Shores Campground Open: Guests Cook Lobster near Indian Brook

Here you see, Julian Brad, among  first campers of the season, making themselves comfortable along Indian Brook.
Julia said:  ” Great place, cooked lobster on open fire–amazing…”  Added Brad:  “Never did that before, even though I’m
born and raised in Bridgewater, Nova Scotia.  We’ll be back”
A number of sites are along Indian Brook and also in the Apple Orchard, near Church’s Pond where we have the Eagle Feather
Ferry going to our beach on the Atlantic…
Here is a short video showing some of our locations…
Well, it’s in three locations:  along Indian Brook, at the Apple Orchard and closer to the lodge
which is called […]