Cheticamp Campground – Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Price Information

$25.50 - $100.00

Months of Operation

May 17 - October 28

Hours Of Operation

Park is open year-round but full visitor services are only available from mid-May until mid-October.

Location

211 Cheticamp Campground Road, Cape Breton Highlands National Park, Chéticamp, Cabot Trail

Contact

T: 877-737-3783 (reservations, Jan 20–Oct 25

E: pc.cbinfo.pc@canada.ca

Packages

Description

Located in the Cape Breton Highlands National Park, this is a quiet family campground by the Chéticamp River, with the mountains as a backdrop. Approximately 8 km north of the village of Chéticamp.

 

122 sites (most with fireplace) with 69 tenting, 24 hook-up sites (E, W, Se; 20-, 30- & 50-amp),14 with electrical, 10 oTENTiks and 5 equipped camping sites. Accessible sites are available.

 

Campground Services:

·      Washrooms with hot showers and flush toilets

·      Potable water

·      Kitchen shelters with picnic tables and wood stoves

·      Visitor Centre close by with nature bookstore, family corner, and Wi-Fi

·      Playground

·      Firewood

·      Cell phone reception varies within campground

 

Activities:

·      Interpretive programming in July and August including nature presentations, explore programs, daily hikes, a weekly campfire, and Indigenous programming

·      Nearby: Guided sunset hike and lobster boil (applicable fees)

·      In Cheticamp: golf, sandy swimming beach, cultural museums, whale tours, craft shops, laundry, restaurants, groceries, gas stations

·      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 a ton of fun!

 

There are several walking/hiking trails, including:

·      Acadian for panoramic views of the coastline

·      Salmon Pools for an easier hike along the river.

·      Skyline (a 15-minute drive away) for a truly magnificent view of ocean & mountains.

 

Reservations: 1-877-737-3783 (January 20 to October 25)

 

GPS Location: N46 39.121 W60 57.211

 

Park is open year-round but full visitor services are only available from mid-May until mid-October.

 

Facilities / Services:

·      Accessible

·      Bilingual staff available

·      Pets welcome (except in oTENTiks and Equipped Campsites)

 

Detailed Information:

·      This property accepts American Express, Mastercard, Visa, Debit card.

·      Activities: Fishing, Hiking

·      Admission: Park pass required.

·      Directions: North of Chéticamp at park entrance.


More Details

Facilities / Services

Wheelchair accessible
Bilingual/Multilingual staff available
Internet access
Pets welcome

Amenities

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

Detailed Information

This property accepts American Express, Mastercard, Visa, Debit card.
Activities: Cycling, Fishing, Hiking
Admission: park pass required
Directions: North of Chéticamp at park entrance.