Things to Do
Centrally location for outdoor activities, tucked just off the Cabot Trail far enough to be a peaceful escape from traffic, we make the perfect base for your Cape Breton Adventures.
So much to see and do! Click here to view more activities / attractions nearby!
North River Kayak
Half-Day Guided Tour – “This is our most popular tour and is designed for those travellers who want a taste of sea kayaking along with a cup of Cape Breton culture.”
Just 10 minutes away from Mountainside Hideaway!
Lobster Gallery Restaurant
Incredible food! Incredible View! Waterfront location, specializing in seafood and lobster, includes appetizers, steaks, prime rib, chicken, pastas, salads, vegetarian and children’s menu/lighter menu.
Just 15 minutes away from Mountainside Hideaway!
The Dancing Moose Cafe
The Dancing Moose Café is a full-service restaurant serving breakfast and lunch, hot coffee and tea, and our specialty: Dutch Pannekoek!
Just 22 minutes away from Mountainside Hideaway!
So much to see and do!
- Hike Blackhead Road
- Visit Grappling Brook Falls
- Enjoy North River Provincial Park
- Visit the Giant MacAskill Museum
- Dine at multiple restaurants in the area
- And of course, Tour the Cabot Trail!
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