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Our Outdoor Adventure Packages with Sea Spray Outdoor Adventures

Arts North packages with Sea Spray Outdoor Adventures to present outdoor activity packages designed to expose participants to the northern Cape Breton beauty that so inspires the artists and artisans retailing their work at Arts North.

Browse through the packages to see opportunities for the best outdoor adventure to be had on Cape Breton Island.


Cape Breton Artists' Inspiration Package:

  • Choose from three guided half day hiking tours in northern Cape Breton's magnificent coastal environment with Sea Spray Outdoor Adventures www.cabot-trail-outdoors.com. Visit the site of a former center of commerce during the heyday of the sailing schooner, the interior highland plateau, or cliff top moose country.
  • Half day whale watching tour off our northern tip. Watch seals, birds, dolphins and whales along eastern North America’s most spectacular shoreline.
  • Gift of stoneware pottery inspired by the same environment from Arts North gallery www.arts-north.com.  Here, 24 juried Cape Breton artists retail their local pottery, jewellery, wood, fibre, prints and quilts, all celebrating the beauty of our island.
  • All necessary equipment, water and on-tour snacks and a complimentary "memory file" of on-tour photos.

Starting at $160.00 per person plus tax.  Family and group discounts available.


Whales by Hike, by Boat and on Pottery Exclusively For Two:

  • Guided half day cliff top hike through moose country, looking down for whales, with Sea Spray Outdoor Adventures (www.cabot-trail-outdoors.com). Follow a level trail cut by man and maintained by moose to an overlook carved by nature in a spectacular environment.
  • Guided half day whale watching tour off our northern tip. Watch seals, birds, and dolphins along eastern North America’s most magnificent shoreline.
  • A piece of pottery inspired by the same environment from Arts North gallery (www.arts-north.com). Here, 24 juried Cape Breton artists retail their local pottery, jewellery, wood, fibre, prints and quilts, celebrating the beauty of our island.
  • All necessary equipment, water and on-tour snacks.
  • Maps and advice for self-guided walks to secret beaches.
  • Memory file of on-tour photos.

Starting at $299.00.00 per couple plus tax.


Hike, Paddle and Pottery Package exclusively for Two:

  • Guided all day coastal hiking tour with Sea Spray Outdoor Adventures. Follow the footsteps of Highland Scots in their annual move to magnificent shoreline fishing village sites.
  • Guided half day introductory harbour kayak tour with Sea Spray, paddling past seabird rookeries, along mussel and oyster beds and beneath bald eagles, in the shadow of northern Cape Breton’s spectacular mountains.
  • Gift of stoneware pottery inspired by the same environment from Arts North gallery (www.arts-north.com).  Here, 24 juried Cape Breton artists retail their local pottery, jewellery, wood, fibre, prints and quilts, all celebrating the beauty of our island.
  • All necessary equipment, water and on-tour snacks.
  • Maps and advice for self-guided exploration to secret beaches.
  • Memory file of on-tour photos.
  • Two nights’ stay at a shoreline Bed and Breakfast.

Price starting at $599.00.00 per couple.


Cape Breton Hiking and Pottery Package:

  • a guided half day level clifftop hike through moose country, looking down for whales, with Sea Spray Outdoor Adventures.  Following a level trail cut by man and maintained by moose, you’ll arrive at an overlook carved by nature in one of North America’s most spectacular environments;
  • a gift of Cape Breton-made stoneware pottery inspired by the same magnificent environment from Arts North gallery (www.arts-north.com).  Here, 24 juried Cape Breton artists retail their local pottery, jewellery, wood, fiber, prints and quilts, all celebrating the beauty of our island; all necessary equipment,
  • water and on-tour snacks;
  • maps and advice for self-guided exploration of secret beaches, moose hangouts, seafood off the boat, great photo ops… if you know where to look
  • complimentary "memory file" of on-tour photos

Starting at $99.00 per person plus tax.


Hiking and Pottery Package:

  • Guided all day Coastal Hiking Tour to former "summer fishing villages" sites with Sea Spray Outdoor Adventures.  Learn the history of the Highlands Scots’ and their annual migrations down to their summer fishing villages.  Visit the remains of these villages in northern Cape Breton’s spectacular coastal environment.
  • Pottery gift, inspired by the same spectacular environment, from Arts North (www.arts-north.com). Here, 24 juried Cape Breton artists retail their local pottery, jewellery, wood, fiber, prints and quilts, all celebrating the beauty of our island.
  • All necessary equipment, water and on-tour snacks.
  • Maps and advice for self-guided exploration.  Secret beaches, moose hangouts, seafood off the boat, great photo ops… if you know where to look.
  • Complimentary "memory file" of on-tour photos.

Starting at $139.00 per person plus tax.  Family and group discounts available.


Paddle and Pottery Package:

  • a guided half day introductory kayak tour in one of our large harbours, past seabird rookeries, along mussel and oyster grounds and beneath bald eagles. Paddle through Northern Cape Breton's magnificent environment with Sea Spray Outdoor Adventures
  • a tour of Nova Scotia’s northernmost pottery studio, Smelt Brook Studio
  • A pottery gift from Arts North Gallery, (www.arts-north.com). Here, 24 juried Cape Breton artists retail their local pottery, jewellery, wood, fiber, prints and quilts, all celebrating the beauty of our island.
  • all necessary paddling equipment, water and on-tour snacks;
  • maps and advice for self-guided exploration of secret beaches, moose hangouts, seafood off the boat, great photo ops… if you know where to look
  • a complimentary "memory file" of on-tour photos  

Starting at $99.00 per person plus tax
 

Arts North • Smelt Brook, RR#2 • Dingwall, Nova Scotia • B0C 1G0 • Phone/Fax: (902) 383-2732