Cabot Trail A Guide to Biking the Cabot Trail in Nova Scotia

The Cabot Trail is a 298 km (185 mile) loop around the northern part of Cape Breton Island in Nova Scotia passing through the very scenic Cape Breton Highlands National Park. It’s considered to be one of the best places for a bike tour in all of North America.


  • Fantastic scenery, especially along the western coast of Cape Breton Highlands National Park
  • The climb in the afternoon of North Mountain rewards with excellent scenery
  • Fast and fun downhills (some long uphills – 3 kms with a 13% grade)
  • Whale watching
  • Fresh seafood
  • Cape Breton’s legendary hospitality

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