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MacIntosh Brook Trail

Located In Pleasant Bay
Where To Find Us
23606 Cabot Trail
Pleasant Bay, NS B0E 2P0
Areas Served Cape Breton
Phone 902-224-2306
Description & Services
Information Imagine a nice, easy, fairly level stroll along a babbling brook and through a mature hardwood forest with a scenic waterfall at the end. Add to that the songs of forest birds and you have this relaxing trail. 
Trailhead: MacIntosh Brook Campground and day use area  
Significant Feature: Old growth Acadian forest, waterfall 
Length: 1.7 km (1.1 mi) return 
Hiking Time: 30 - 45 min 
Elevation: 30 - 65 m (100 - 215 ft.) 
Suitable for most skill levels. Uneven trail surface (exposed roots) in some places.
Special Information
Tags All Things Trails ; Cape Breton Connect ; Hiking ; NS Trail Guide ; Recreation Categories ; Trails
Categories - General Hiking Trails ; National Parks