Ingonish Campground – Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Price Information

$26.00 - $28.00

Months of Operation

June 27 - September 1

Location

Cape Breton Highlands National Park, Ingonish Beach, B0C 1L0, Cabot Trail

Contact

T: 902-224-2306

E: cbhnp.info@pc.gc.ca

Description

The campground is a sparsely wooded, quiet campground that is just a 10 minute walk to a sandy ocean and freshwater lake beach. It has 50 tenting sites, some with fireplaces. Many amenities located close by in the village of Ingonish Beach.

Campground services:
  • Washrooms with hot showers and flush toilets 
  • Potable water
  • Kitchen shelters with picnic tables and wood stoves
  • Group fireplaces
  • Nearby: laundry, camping supplies, firewood, internet, groceries, gas, restaurants
Activities:
  • Swimming in ocean or freshwater lake (surf guards in July & August)
  • Golf at the world class Highlands Links
  • Soccer field, tennis court and canteen at beach
  • kayak tours
  • Nearby in Ingonish: whale tours, craft shops
Please pay at the Park Visitor Centre.   Reservations are not accepted.

There are several walking/hiking trails including:
  • Freshwater Lake - an easy walk around the lake -great for strollers
  • Franey Mountain – it’s a climb but the reward is a panoramic view from the top.
  • Middle Head - walk on a stubborn rocky headland between two bays.

GPS location: N46 39.239 W60 24.043

More Details

Facilities / Services

Pets welcome

Amenities

Flush toilets
Showers (Free)
Unserviced
Cooking shelter
Open sites
Shaded sites
Swimming (lake)
Swimming (ocean)

Detailed Information

This property accepts American Express, Mastercard, Visa, Debit card.
Activities: Fishing, Hiking, Kayaking
Admission: plus park entry fee; discount for 7 nights or more.