Activities at Cape Smokey

Discover year-round activities at Cape Smokey!

Winter & Spring

We go beyond winter with skiing, snowboarding, and snowshoeing complemented by food, music, and events. Ski to the ocean with a 1000-foot drop from top of Cape Smokey mountain to the mouth of the Atlantic Ocean. Experience the unique thrill of spring skiing, a rare offering in Nova Scotia. Savour the warmth of the spring sunshine while still enjoying the snow.

Summer & Fall

During the summer months immerse yourself in breathtaking views, outdoor adventures like kayaking, hiking, and the Smokey Sessions concert series. Experience internationally acclaimed fall foliage that paints the landscape in vibrant colors and take in some traditional Celtic music. 

Something for Everyone! 

No matter the season, at Cape Smokey you have the opportunity to see the beautiful blue Atlantic Ocean, the rolling hills of the Cape Breton Highlands, eat delicious local food and maybe even see some wildlife! Cape Smokey welcomes you to come make memories to last a lifetime!


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