3 Peaks Challenge

Hike 3 breathtaking summits in one day!

Saturday, July 19, 2014

Hike the Highlands Festival Society is pleased to announce the 5th Annual Cape Breton Highlands 3 Peaks Challenge  will take place Saturday, July 19, 2014. The three mountains selected to be hiked in this year’s challenge are Roberts Mountain, Sugar Loaf and Franey.  Teams of 4 members are expected to hike 3 mountains in one day.

Above is a picture of the 18 teams that participated in the 2nd Annual Cape Breton Highlands 3 Peaks Challenge on Saturday, July 16th, 2011.

This event is growing each year and has caught the eye of many hikers and those who enjoy a good challenge. Hike the Highlands Festival Society would like to say a big thank-you to all of our volunteers and our partners – Cape Breton Highlands National Park, Les Amis du Plein Air/Nature Book Store – for all your assistance with this event.

Below is the slideshow of the 2011 CB Highlands 3 Peaks Challenge. Thanks to the following people for sharing your photos: Alana Simpson, Maria O’Hearn, Mike Hunter, Tammy Aucoin, Mellissa Severeyns, Tina Roach and Tom Wilson.