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Length:   13 km (8 mi) return Hiking time:   4+hrType of Trail:   natural surface, compacted earthUses (no snow):   walking, mountain biking (if you are really tough!), ATVsUses (snow):   snowmobiling*, cross country skiing*, snowshoeingFacilities:   noneDog Use:   off-leash permittedGov't Topo Map:   11N01 (Cape North)Rating (1-5):   5 [steep climb, remote location]Trailhead GPS Reference:   N 47 00” 46.5’ W 60 26” 24.7’Access Information: Turn off the Cabot Trail at Cape North Village onto the Bay St. Lawrence Road. At 15.5…

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Bay St Lawrence End of Summer Festival

The community of Bay St Lawrence will host its A End of Summer Festival. The Festival will be packed with events for people (visitors and locals) of all ages. Friday, Aug 24-26                                

Date Friday, August 24, 2018 12:00 am - Sunday, August 26, 2018 12:00 am

Telephone 902-371-5358

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The Bay Café



Located on the beautiful Bay St. Lawrence, Bay Café is the place to be for delicious home-cooked meals and baked goods. Taste a slice of home made pie, or our delicious strawberry shortcake. We also carry a feature of the day, which your friendly server will be happy to tell you on your visit. 

Telephone 1-902-383-2993

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Capt. Cox’s Whale and Bird Watch

Whalewatching Wildlife

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Bay St. Lawrence wharf. Daily tours (1- to 2-hr) on 7.5-m (24-ft) Zodiac. Hydrophone to hear whales. Experienced marine biology guide. Photo identification of returning pods. Seal rookery, seabirds, dolphins, moose, bear; shipwrecks, seacaves, waterfalls, spectacular geological formations. Reservations recommended.

Telephone 888-346-5556

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Oshan Whale Watch

Scenic-tour Whalewatching Wildlife

Outdoor Adventure

Watch whales, eagles, seals and seabirds at the Top of Cape Breton Island with the Fraser family. Locally owned and operated, Oshan Whale Watch offers guided tours with a coast guard trained crew. Our boat, the Oshan, is a 42-foot, hydrophone-equipped, Northumberland Strait-style vessel: ideal for the cliff side coastline of the Top of the Island region.Tours depart daily at 10:30am, 1:30pm and 4:30pm. Whale sightings guaranteed: 100% customer satisfaction or your money back!

Telephone 877-383-2883

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Burton’s Sunset Oasis Housekeeping Motel

Burton’s Sunset Oasis Housekeeping Motel is nestled on a slope at the end of the fishing village of Bay St. Lawrence on the northern tip of Cape Breton Island – just a 15-minute drive north from the Cabot Trail.  Enjoy the spectacular panoramic view of the mountain range, village, and ocean, and you can’t miss our amazing sunsets.  Explore the nearby hiking trails, wildlife sightings, bird watching, whale watching, local boat tours, or relax on…

Telephone 902-383-2666

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Bay St Lawrence Fishing Derby and Crab Festival

The Bay St Lawrence Fire Department will host its 24th Annual Fishing Derby and Crab  Festival on Sunday July 19th. The festival is one of the longest running Crab Festivals in Nova Scotia. Visitors will spend the day enjoying the water participating in the fishing derby. Local fishermen try to ensure all visitors get to go out in a boat to do some fishing in hopes of winning the big prize. All children participating in…

Date Sunday, July 22, 2018 12:00 am - Sunday, July 22, 2018 12:00 am

Telephone 902-383-2143

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Bay St Lawrence Womens Fishnet Blueberry Event

Enjoy locally harvested wild blueberries served as a shortcake dessert with tea or coffee. Noon until sold out. Everything is locally sourced. Local entertainment, Hughie and Hector MacKinnon will be on site. 

Date Sunday, August 19, 2018 12:00 am - Sunday, August 19, 2018 12:00 am

Telephone 902-383-2023

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