Cape Breton Photo of the Week: Path to the Shore

L’Ardoise, Cape Breton Island – Path to the shore. I can never get enough of this view. A walk along Chapel Cove Rd and down the path to the shore can do wonders for the soul 🙂 If you’d like to keep track of the weather conditions in L’Ardoise, located on the southeast shore, check out the Read More …

Photo of the Week: Sept 9, 2016 – The shore

The shore Rugged shore on Cape Breton Island. Thank you Jim Lucas for sharing this photo. If you’d like to keep track of the weather conditions in L’Ardoise, located on the southeast shore, check out the Cape Breton Living webcams by clicking on this link: http://www.capebretonliving.com/webcam/ or simply clicking on the Cape Breton webcams link Read More …

Photo of the Week: July 22, 2016 Wildflowers

Wildflowers L’Ardoise – Returning from a walk to the shore, I’m heading back home on this path  that cuts through a field of wildflowers, surrounded with marshes and ponds. If only you could take a deep breath and smell the mix of fresh ocean breeze and wildflowers, that would be the only thing making this post absolutely perfect. Read More …

Photo of the Week: April 15, 2016

L’Ardoise – The days are getting longer and the sun feels warmer, making you want to get out after supper for let’s say maybe a relaxing walk to the shore? If you’d like to keep track of the weather conditions in L’Ardoise, located on the southeast shore, check out the Cape Breton Living webcams by clicking on Read More …

Photo of the Week: January 8, 2016

L’Archeveque – Thank you April Reid for sharing this awesome shot with us of this secluded spot in L’Archeveque. April writes that this photo was taken with a Samsung Galaxy 5 back in August 2015 and proudly says that everyone needs to see the beauty of our island. I couldn’t agree with you more! If you’d like to Read More …

Photo of the Week: Dec 18, 2015

River Bourgeois- This week’s photo was sent by Allan Touesnard, a great shot of the view from his kayak in River Bourgeois. The photo was taken a couple of months ago, which was definitely a beautiful day and a wonderful way to get out and explore the shoreline. River Bourgeois is a close-knit, small community located on Read More …

Photo of the Week: Dec 4, 2015

Chapel Cove Rd – Did I ever say how grateful I am to be living in this place? This week’s photo is taken from the top of Chapel Cove Rd overlooking L’Ardoise and Lower L’Ardoise. When I left the house for my walk there was fog all around me until I reached the top of the hill. With Read More …

Photo of the Week: Oct 2, 2015

L’Ardoise – Walking along the shore at low tide. This shot was taken on the day after this week’s supermoon and  lunar eclipse which caused a lower than normal low tide. Most of the black rocks seen here are usually underwater even at low tide, which shows how far the tide has gone out farther than usual… If you’d like Read More …

Photo of the Week: Sept 25, 2015

L’Ardoise – Living on the southeast shore of Cape Breton Island, fog is something that often hangs around, sometimes for days on end, but some say it’s all part of the maritime charm. I have to agree, even more so on those hot summer days where the heat of the sun  is unbearable, one can escape it all and head Read More …