The Festival

A ten day fall hiking festival in the Highlands of Cape Breton

A Nova Scotia Signature Event


Join us this year and be a part of the festival’s 10th Anniversary celebrations, Sept. 13-22, 2013.

Hiking Schedule – 29 Guided hikes with trail descriptions and level of difficulty.
Festival Trail Map – A look at where all the trails are located.
Evening activities & presentations – a look at the schedule of evening activities
Photography Workshop – A two day landscape photography workshop, Sept. 12-13,  Managing Digital Images,  Wide Angle & Panoramic Shots
Registration – Online and offline registration information
Hikers Distance Award Program -  Information on 25, 50, 75, 100 km  hiking distance award program
Guides – Hike the Highlands Guides and Sweeps
Resources – Hiking resources – gear reviews, magazines, trails, tourism, outdoors sites, photography links