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Cape Smokey Provincial Park hiking

Cape Breton, Nova Scotia, Canada

By lydia.crawford

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What are the activities at Cape Smokey Provincial Park ?

Hiking

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Why choose a trail at Cape Smokey Provincial Park?

The Cape Smokey Provincial Park is a beautiful park located in Nova Scotia. The park is known for its stunning views of the Cabot Strait and the Gulf of St. Lawrence. The park is also home to a variety of wildlife, including moose, deer, and black bears. Visitors can enjoy hiking and camping in the park, as well as fishing and swimming. The park is a great place to visit year-round, and it is especially beautiful in the fall when the leaves change color.


What are the services on site?

Rate & open hour

Access fee $ 0.00
Schedule

From sunrise to sunset

Coordinates
-60.3655716
46.6102343

What are the coordinates and address of Cape Smokey Provincial Park?

Cape Smokey Provincial Park
Cape Smokey Provincial Park, Ingonish Beach, NS B0C 1L0, Canada

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Starting Point

The trails at the Cape Smokey Provincial Park in Nova Scotia can be accessed from the park's main entrance.

Why visit Cape Smokey Provincial Park

The Cape Smokey Provincial Park is a beautiful place to visit in Nova Scotia. The park is home to many different types of wildlife, including black bears, moose, and deer. There are also several hiking trails that visitors can explore, including the Cape Smokey Trail, which offers stunning views of the surrounding area. The park is also a great place to go camping, fishing, and birdwatching.

Is Cape Smokey Provincial Park in Nova Scotia a good place for the whole family?

There is no definitive answer to this question as each family's needs and wants will vary. That said, Cape Smokey Provincial Park is a large park with plenty of space for hiking, camping, and exploring. There are also several beaches located within the park, which makes it a great spot for swimming and sunbathing.

Things not to be missed

The best activities near Cape Smokey Provincial Park are hiking, camping, and fishing.

1. Whale watching - There are plenty of whales to be seen near Cape Smokey Provincial Park, so make sure to go on a whale watching tour for the best chance of spotting them!

2. Hiking - The park has some great hiking trails that offer beautiful views of the surrounding area.

3. Camping - There are plenty of campsites in the park where you can enjoy a peaceful night under the stars.

4. Fishing - The park is a great place to fish, with plenty of trout and salmon waiting to be caught.

5. Boating - The park offers great opportunities for boating, with plenty of sheltered bays and coves to explore.

Where to eat?

1. The Wooden Monkey- located in downtown Halifax, this restaurant is known for its fresh and local ingredients.

2. The Canteen- also located in downtown Halifax, this restaurant focuses on healthy and affordable food options.

3. The Local- a pub located in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia that serves up traditional pub fare with a local twist.

4. The Wooden Boat- a seafood restaurant located in Lunenburg, Nova Scotia that specializes in fresh and local seafood.

Let’s Answer Your Questions - FAQ

Is the place are families friendly?

No

Is there an information center / service center / reception?

No
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Lydia Crawford, an extraordinary woman with an insatiable zest for life, has become an inspirational figure to many through her adventures and infectious good humor. Born and raised in a small town nestled in the mountains, Lydia developed a love for the outdoors at an early age. Her childhood was filled with hiking, camping, and exploring the wilderness, experiences that shaped her into the avid outdoorswoman she is today.

She life was a celebration of adventure, joy, and the great outdoors. She lived with a fierce determination to enjoy every moment and to share that joy with others. Her legacy is one of laughter, exploration, and an unwavering love for the natural world. Lydia's spirit continues to inspire those who knew her and those who discover her story, reminding us all to embrace life with open arms and a heart full of joy.

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