Branch Pond Look-off Trail
|Record #: MCV0031||Last Modified: 11 Apr 2019||Last Full Update: 16 Feb 2017|
|Where To Find Us||
Ingonish, NS B0C 1K0
|Areas Served||Victoria County|
|Phone||902-224-2306- Cheticamp Office
902-285-2691- Ingonish Office
|Description & Services|
|Information||The trail explores Acadian, Boreal and Taiga land regions and leads to a look-off offering an impressive view of the Atlantic coast and the park interior plateau, with Cape Smokey and Cape North appearing as miniature mountains in the distance.
Trailhead: Turn off the Cabot Trail at the Warren Brook warden's station and follow the Mary Ann Falls road for about 6 km to the small parking area.
Significant Feature: Highland plateau, barrens
Length: 14 km (8.8 mi) return
Hiking Time: 4 - 5 hours.
Elevation: 100 - 305 m (330 - 1000 ft.)
Gentle climb. Rugged sections.
|Tags||All Things Trails ; Cape Breton Connect ; Hiking ; NS Trail Guide ; Recreation Categories ; Trails|
|Categories - General||Hiking Trails ; National Parks|