Goose Lane Publishing

Hiking Trails of Cape Breton, 2nd edition

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The definitive book on hiking trails in Cape Breton.

From the back: 


Grab your hiking boots, water bottle, and a healthy snack and hit the trail!  This new edition of Hiking Trails of Cape Breton profiles forty routes, from Money Point to Ghost Beach.  In addition to providing instructions for locating each route and in-depth descriptions, Hiking Trails of Cape Breton includes detailed maps and synoptic information on length, time, difficulty, facilities, and the correct topographical map to use.

Also found in this edition are trailhead GPS listings for all hikes, and, for those who carry cellphones as safety devices, information about the often-uncertain reception in Cape Breton's mountains and woodlands.  Enhanced by dozens of images of the magnificent scenery, this edition features informative sidebars on plants, animals, historic sites, and other appealing features of the trails.  Whether you're planning a family stroll of venturing deep into the Highlands, Hiking Trails of Cape Breton contains all the information needed to make the journey both entertaining and educational.

Michael Haynes is the author of several bestselling trail guides and is a renowned authority on Active Transportation.  A tireless advocate of outdoor activity, he works on trail, cycling, and pedestrian projects both in Canada and internationally.

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  • 240 pages
  • 40 trails
  • Published Date: 2012

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