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Cabot Trail, Indian Brook

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Scenic Drive · Hiking Trail
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Take a scenic drive on Cabot Trail, a 298 km (185 mi) loop around the island's northern section. Named after famed explorer John Cabot, the roadway was built in the 1930s. Drive or cycle through the picturesque Cape Breton Highlands, a route offering a staggering amount of stunning viewpoints overlooking mountains, undulating green hills, the ocean, and quaint, sleepy hamlets. With our international travel planner, Indian Brook attractions like Cabot Trail can be center stage of your vacation plans, and you can find out about other attractions like it, unlike it, near it, and miles away.
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  • A must do! Enjoy the scenery. Highly recommend the Skyline Trail near Cheticamp. The trail itself is good for everyone. If you are short on time keep to the left at the "Y". Follow it to the most....  more
    A must do! Enjoy the scenery. Highly recommend the Skyline Trail near Cheticamp. The trail itself is good for everyone. If you are short on time keep to the left at the "Y". Follow it to the most....  more »
  • We were on a bus tour on the Cabot Trail. Our driver Doris was excellent. She was very careful but very efficient. Our tour guide Greg did such a good job of telling history and stories and... 
    We were on a bus tour on the Cabot Trail. Our driver Doris was excellent. She was very careful but very efficient. Our tour guide Greg did such a good job of telling history and stories and...  more »

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