Broad Cove Campground & Beach – Ingonish, Cape Breton Highlands

Highland Highlights:

Broad Cove Campground – Cape Breton Highlands National Park – Ingonish

  • 11km from Eastern Entrance to CBH National Park
  • RV – 83 SITES
  • TENT – 113 SITES INC oTENTiks
  • Wheelchair accessible sites available
  • Bilignal staff (ENG / FR)
  • Pet friendly (excluding oTENTiks)
  • 25.50-100.00 a night* (bookings may vary)

Services include:

Heated washrooms with flush toilets and free showers. Activity buildings for public events, kitchen shelters with wood stoves and picnic tables for rainy days and laundry stations on site. Playgrounds, beaches and trails. Firewood can be purchased at park entry.

Broad Cove Campground is open year round for visitors, but only offer full services mid-May throughout mid-Oct. Public events like guided walks and hikes, and beach walks and beach bon fires available for small fees.

Nearby highlights:

Warren Lake – fishing, swimming and hiking. Fairly easy 4.7+km hike around the lake. Very subtle slopes, many root entanglements throughout the path. Keep an eye out!

Broad Cove Mountain* – a more challenging hike than Warren Lake.

Branch Pond Lookoff* – a second more challenging hike/climb up to the highland plateau for a beautiful view.

Mary Ann Falls – a short drive up and then a short hike down to a man made platform overlooking the waterfall. Great for pictures, you can also have a nice swim in falls.

*I haven’t hiked either of these yet. But will before summer is out and blog again about this beautiful place.

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