Trail Name: Coxheath Hills Wilderness Trail
Location: Coxheath, Cape Breton Regional Municipality
Description: This 10-kilometre return trail includes a steady hike up the face of the mountain. At the first rest stop there is a cascading waterfall. The trail levels off at the top with a panoramic view of the surrounding communities, including Cape Smokey and the Mira Hills. Pittman’s Lodge is another stop with a cozy cabin with a deck for relaxation and viewing wildlife. From this point you can return the way you came or continue on the northern loop to experience old growth forest with large eastern hemlocks, yellow birch and sugar maples.
Map: Find a map and directions here.