Category Archives: Events

A number of events held annually or sometimes just once benefitting residents and visitors

Earth Walk Kits Available for Loan

To help connect more kids with nature, Hike NS has partnered with various municipal recreation departments to provide loans of Earth Walk Kits. In eight locations across Nova Scotia, including the Municipal Physical Activity Strategy Department of Victoria County (Naturally … Continue reading

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Ross Ferry 5k & 10k Barbeque Pork Chop Run

There’s also a children’s 1k &2k run with awards for 7 & under and 11 & under. Cost for this run is $2. Saturday August 18, 2018 Registration begins at 9:00. Cost for the 5 & 10k runs is $10. … Continue reading

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Spectacular Humes River Falls (60 ft)

Region:          Victoria County, Cape Breton Community: Wagmatcook Length:          12.41 kms (7.71 mi) total Hiking time: 3-4 hrs Trail type:     Natural surface Uses (no snow): The first portion of the trail is … Continue reading

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Hike Victoria – Victoria County Scenic Hiking Trails

  Victoria County Scenic Hiking Trails Map HikingMapFINALPROOFSept152015 Testimonial: “The brochure is Scenic Hiking Routes – Victoria County.  It is an excellent brochure because there is a map of Cape Breton with the 35 hiking routes indicated on the map … Continue reading

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go Cape Breton: Most Popular August 14, 2018

Most Popular Tuesday, August 14, 2018         Most Popular Posts Trending Yesterday Cecil Clarke Says CBRM Not Sustainable But “No” To Equalization » The Kauzmann Trail – The Highlands’ Best Kept Secret » 5 Cape Breton Trails Perfect for … Continue reading

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Assistance Fund Grants 2018-2019 Available for Healthy Eating in Physical Activity Settings in Victoria County

Application Downloadable here for Your Convenience: GrantHERSSVictoriaCountyFundingAssistanceApplication20182019PDF ***Deadline: November 16, 2018 To assist Victoria County physical activity, recreation & sports facilities, including community halls, schools, to offer residents healthier eating options, the Municipal Physical Activity Strategy (Naturally Active for Life Victoria County Since 2011) in … Continue reading

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Funding Assistance Available to Support 7th Annual Victoria County Fall Harvest ActiveFest 2018 Initiative 

An Assistance Fund is available to support a 7th Annual Victoria County Fall Harvest ActiveFest October 5-31, 2018 Initiative enhancing the event. This limited 7th Annual Victoria County Fall Harvest ActiveFest 2018 Assistance Fund provides support in partnership for activities and projects … Continue reading

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