Saturday, September 16, 2017- 2:00 pm.
Freshwater Lake – Starting next to the ocean, this short, level, dry trail hugs the lake’s shoreline and returns on a section of the old Cabot Trail. A viewing deck lets you wait and watch for a beaver or muskrat. The unique song of the loon can be heard or catch a glimpse of one on the lake. Great family and fitness trail. Wheelchair and stroller accessible. Complete your stroll with a dip in the ocean or the Freshwater Lake. Bicycles are permitted on this trail but pedestrians have the right of way. 1.7 km 30-40 minutes. Elevation 0-15 m.
Difficulty Rating: 1B
Freshwater Lake Look-off – Short steep climb to a panoramic lake & ocean view. o.6 kms 15- 20 minutes, Elevation 35-150 ft. (10-45m)
Difficulty Rating – 2C
Trailhead/Starting Point :
Ingonish Beach Day Use parking Lot.
Freshwater Lake Look-off – Civic address 37648 Cabot Trail.
Freshwater Lake Google Map
Freshwater Lake & Freshwater Lake Look -off Trails, CBHNP Map
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Freshwater Lake Photo Gallery