Featured Trail: Pomquet Acadian Trails

Trail Name: Pomquet Acadian Trails
Location: Pomquet
Description: This trail system hosts six km of coastal and inland hiking trails along the shores of St. George’s Bay. The trailhead is located at the Chez Deslauriers tea house. Trails include three stacked loops and a one km linear coastal trail. “Highlights of the trail include an amazing view of 20-metre high limestone and gypsum cliffs overlain by glacial till (remnants of a glacial drumlin), a barachois pond surrounded by cranberry plants, 150-200 year old white pine trees, various stages of forest succession, a glacial erratic transported some two km by glaciers, and views of Cape Breton Island in the distance.”
Map: Find a map and directions here.


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