Broad Cove Campground – Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Price Information

$26.00 - $100.00

Months of Operation

May 15 - October 12

Location

Cape Breton Highlands National Park, 35479 Cabot Trail, Ingonish, Cabot Trail

Contact

T: 902-224-2306

T: 877-RESERVE

E: cbhnp.info@gov.ns.ca

Description

Broad Cove Campground is located in the Cape Breton Highlands National Park in Ingonish, 11 km from the Eastern entrance of the park. This campground is open and wooded and features a sandy beach on an ocean cove.

83 hook-up sites (E, W, Se; 20, 30 & 50 amp), 113 tenting sites – about half with fireplaces and 6 oTENTiks. Hook-up sites are pull-through to
accommodate ‘big rigs’. Wheelchair accessible sites available.

Campground Services:
  • Heated washrooms with hot showers and flush toilets
  • Potable water
  • Kitchen shelters with picnic tables and wood stoves
  • Group fireplaces
  • Activity building for rainy days
  • Playground
  • Laundry
  • Firewood
  • Nearby: camping supplies, internet, groceries, gas station, restaurants
  • Cell phone reception varies within campground
Activities:
  • Swimming in ocean or river
  • Hiking, fishing, geocaching
  • Golf at the world class Highlands Links
  • Nearby in Ingonish: whale tours, craft shop
  • Interpretive programming in July & August including nature presentations, discovery zones, guided beach walks and a beach campfire
Nearby: Daily guided walks and adventure night hikes
($14.70) mid-June to mid-September.

Get the whole family involved in geocaching to find Parka's hat and learn to identify 5 native trees. Earn a Parks Canada souvenir and have lots of fun!

There are several walking trails nearby including:
  • Warren Lake for a level walk or run around the lake
  • Broad Cove Mountain for a great view of the coast
  • Branch Pond Look-off for a gradual climb to view the coast from the top of the highland plateau
Reservations: 877-737-3783 (May 20–Oct 10).
GPS location: N46 42.605 W60 21.934

Facilities / Services:
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Bilingual/Multilingual staff available
  • Pets welcome
Amenities:
  • Flush toilets
  • Playground
  • Pull-through sites
  • Showers (Free)
  • Electrical hook-up
  • Sewage hook-up
  • Water hook-up
  • Unserviced sites
  • Cooking shelter
  • Open or shaded sites
  • Swimming (lake and ocean)
Detailed Information:

This property accepts: American Express, Mastercard, Visa, Debit card
Activities: Fishing, Golfing, Hiking
Admission: Plus park entry fee; discount for 7 nights or more.
Directions: North of Ingonish, near park entrance.

More Details

Facilities / Services

Wheelchair accessible
Bilingual/Multilingual staff available
Pets welcome

Amenities

Flush toilets
Playground
Pullthroughs
Showers (Free)
Electrical hook-up
Sewage hook-up
Unserviced
Water hook-up
Cooking shelter
Open sites
Shaded sites
Swimming (lake)
Swimming (ocean)

Detailed Information

This property accepts American Express, Mastercard, Visa, Debit card.
Activities: Fishing, Golf, Hiking
Admission: plus park entry fee; discount for 7 nights or more.
Directions: North of Ingonish, near park entrance.