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Eastern Shore Photo Tour
"Journey along the coast that is often forgot about when people think of Halifax Nova Scotia - the stunning Eastern Shore!Just north and east from downtown along the Atlantic coast is the historic Eastern Shore with mesmerizing coastal landscapes historic Acadian villages fisherman at work throughout the morning and cold weathered surfers dancing on waves all along the coast.We will have this area all to yourselves with your local photographer pointing out the best spots for taking pictures and helping you make the most of your camera or device. We will maps movies and photographs courtesy of the NS Archives.A few of the spots we may visit include
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Peggy's Cove Morning Light Photo Tour
"Embark on a photography excursion to Peggy's Cove one of Canada's most iconic sites with the beautiful dawn rising up over the North Atlantic. Your driver will pick you up in a stylish 11-passenger Mercedes-Benz Sprinter van and head to the majestic Peggy's Cove Preservation Area. Your photographer guide will reveal the best hid share insights on making the most of your camera and showcase some of the rich history of the area through archival images maps movies and photographs purchased from the Nova Scotia Archives. Throughout the morning you will explore the lighthouse area
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Half-Day Trip to Montmorency Falls and Ste-Anne-de-Beaupré from Quebec
"Your countryside half-day trip follows Avenue Royale through the traditional villages and farms of the Beaupre Coast. On your tour the entertaining commentary provided by your bilingual guide will help re-create the tranquil pace and way of life of bygone years. The half-day tour includes stops of 35/45 minutes each at Montmorency Falls and the basilica of Ste-Anne-de-Beaupré with a short detour to the western tip of the Island of Orleans to visit the Chocolaterie. Other highlights include the Albert Gilles Copper Art Museum and Chez Marie's bread oven.""""Explore the beautiful countryside surrounding Quebec City on a half-day sightseeing tour to magnificent Montmorency Falls - higher than Niagara Falls - and the pilgrimage shrine of Ste-Anne-de-Beaupré. With a choice of morning or afternoon tours you'll see Quebec's spectacular countryside and visit interesting sites along the way."title=Half-Day+Trip+Highlights&1=Half-day+trip+to+Montmorency+Falls+and+Ste-Anne-de-Beaupr%A9&2=See+Quebec%27s+spectacular+countryside+and+Beaupre+Coast&3=Visit+the+Isle+of+Orleans+chocolaterie%2C+Albert+Gilles+Copper+Art+Museum+and+Chez+Marie%27s+brea
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Most Viewed Things to Do in Cape Breton Highlands National Park

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Hiking

Cape Breton Highlands NP is perfect for hiking. Along the road that leads through the park there are no less than 28 hiking trails ranging from a 15-minute walk to a rocky cape to a 6-hours hardcore...
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Neil's Harbour

Neil's Harbour is worth a short stay: a very nice little village located on the east side of the Cabot Trail with a beautiful lighthouse and some places to stay or eat. Make sure to visit the...
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Middle Head

Great hike out to the edge of this head with dramatic sea cliffs all around. This is one of the best hikes on the east coast of Cape Breton highlands. It's only about 2 miles but has some up and downs...
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Smelt Brook Beach

This beach on the northside is full of tide pools and dramatic views of the cliffs of Cape North. You have to leave the Cabot trail for this on at Neils harbor and take the spur that runs along the...
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Beulach Ban Falls

Beulach Ban Falls is a nice falls a little ways off the Cabot trail on the northside of the island. The falls themselves are not large but the area is peaceful and has many hiking trails starting...
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Cape Breton Highlands

The Cape Breton Highlands are a mountainous plateau of older rock and forests on the northern portion of Cape Breton Island. Most of the area is within the Cape Breton National Park that was...
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Joe's Scarecrows in Cheticamp

Just south of Cheticamp is the very unusual Joe's Scarecrows. As you approach you are not sure what is. Literally tens to hundreds of scarecrows are located on a grass field with halloween masks. They...
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Fascinating Cheticamp

Located just south, of the entrance to Cape Breton National Park, on the western side is the town of Cheticamp. The town of Cheticamp is home to about 4,000 residents. It is the largest Acadian and...
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Trail 7 - Skyline trail

The Skyline trail was the highlight of the trails we hiked (and the only one without signboards). It was the longest - almost 9 km, and the view at the mid-point of the trail was amazing. You land up...
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Trail 8 - Bog trail

We remembered this hike from the last time we drove the Cabot trail, over 20 years ago. Back then, we brought our eighteen-month-old son on that trip, and he walked the whole bog trail.The bog trail...
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Trail 12 - Lone Shieling

The Lone Shieling is a replica of a Scottish highland sheep-herder's hut -- the hut and some sugar maple forest were donated to the province by a Scottish family before the national park was created....
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Trail 25 - Middlehead

This trail was interesting. First you have to drive out to the Keltic Lodge on a peninsula. It's a fancy Lodge -- rooms in 2005 for two go for $351 plus taxes per night (dinner included) -- a little...
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Trail 19 - Green Cove

Trail 19 is just a short walk-about. After parking, you walk out on a large rocky outcrop which juts out into the ocean. They warn you not to walk on the rocks when the waves are crashing because the...
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Trail 5 - Le Buttereau

This trail starts approximately 5km from the park's SW entrance. You hike along a road that was settled before the area became a park. Five families, 50 kids. In the 1930's (I think), Parks Canada...
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"Visiting the Cape Breton Highlands"
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"Weathering through the weather @ Cape Breton"
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"Cape Breton National Park- East Side"
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"Cape Breton Highlands National Park"
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"Cabot Trail"
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