Middle Head Sunrise Hike

Trail Information

Saturday, September 12, 2015 – 5:45 am.

Along this walk there are views on both sides of the path of the mountains, the sea and the rocky cliffs. The trail begins near the Keltic Lodge and travels to the tip of Middle Head and back. The Corson’s who were befriended by Alexander Graham Bell owned this estate during the early part of the century. This was also the site of a fishing village at the turn of the century. Bring your camera for some great sunrise pictures.

Time/Distance: 2 hrs / 4 kms (2.5 mi)

Difficulty Rating: 2C

Trail head/Starting Point:
Follow the road signs to Keltic Lodge in Ingonish Beach. Proceed past the main lodge to the parking lot . A set of stairs on the left side marks the beginning of the trail. Civic Address – 392 Keltic In Rd.

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