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Get to know our Island through ocean air and panoramic views. Lean into the coastal curves of the Cabot Trail. Navigate sweeping bends to spectacular look-offs along the Bras d’Or Lake Scenic Drive. Pass through quaint fishing villages and historic townships. The true definition of open road, Cape Breton Island is a rider’s paradise wherever you steer.

Harley-Davidson Canada and the Discovery Channel followed Daniel Ross of Cabot Trail Biker and Sac Vasanth around the Cabot Trail. It was such an amazing tour, it is now available to everyone!

Motorcycling the Cabot Trail: Everything you need to Know

Bras d'Or Lake, Cabot Trail, Cape Breton Highlands National Park, Fall, Spring, Uncategorized

The Cabot Trail is known as a true riders paradise. If you’ve already decided you’re riding the trail, here are a few tricks & tips you’ll need so your trip is as smooth as the pavement on the Cabot Trail!

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Locals Know

Illustrated map of Cape Breton Island

Easy to Find. Hard to Leave.

There are direct flights to Sydney from Toronto and Montreal and from other North American and European cities via Halifax. If traveling by ground, the Trans-Canada Highway 104 leads to Cape Breton Island.

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