Hike NS Summit 2018 – Ingonish, Victoria County



Naturally Active for Life Victoria County (Est. 2011) and Partners are Pleased to Announce that Hike Nova Scotia’s 7th Annual Hiking Summit will take place May 11-13, 2018 at Nature’s Home: Ingonish, Victoria County, Cape Breton


Host Keltic Lodge Video:

A celebration of hiking culture, it includes best practices, stories, networking opportunities and hikes in the hiking mecca of Nova Scotia – Victoria County, Nova Scotia’s Outdoor Destination All Seasons!

 Hike NS Summit 2018 Volunteer Information Night HELD 

Tremendous Hike NS Summit 2018 Volunteer Information & Recruitment Night held November 16th with 20 Participants at  (Next to Ingonish Outdoor Rink) Smokey Recreation Society Building in Ingonish. Thank You All Volunteers for Your Interest, Participation and Volunteering at the May 11-13, 2018, the 7th Annual Event.

If you were not able to attend last evening and are interested in volunteering or need further information, please do not hesitate to contact Percy Rasmussen, Volunteer Coordinator by e-mail: percy.rasmussen@hotmail.com or by telephone: 902.220.1200

The Hike NS Summit 2018 Partnership Organizing Committee are Looking for Volunteers for May 11-13th, 2018.
Volunteers receive a Hike NS Summit 2018 Registration and also a Hike NS Summit 2018 T-shirt.

 2018 Hiking Summit – Ingonish: Accommodations, Restaurants & Services


1-800-565-0444 (Required by April 1, 2018 Please, Thank You)




The following is the Announcement and Presentation by Naturally Active for Life Victoria County Est. 2011 of Victoria County Hosting the 7th Annual Summit which took place on Apr. 29th, 2017 in Tatamagouche downloadable for your convenience:
Link to the announcement photos: https://1drv.ms/f/s!AuIocdWNu7G9jh8CaEtEg14P-MiV
Look for further information on the 7th Annual Summit in Ingonish, Victoria County as it becomes available. Please note: Program, Hikes and Registration won’t be available until late 2017 or early 2018
2018 Hike NS Hike Summit Welcome from Victoria County Warden Bruce Morrison

Summit 2018 Partners

  • Hike NS
  • Naturally Active for Life Victoria County (Est. 2011)
  • Municipality of the County of Victoria
  • Parks Canada
  • Cape Breton Highlands National Park
  • Ingonish Development Society
  • Smokey Recreation Society
  • Ski Cape Smokey Society
  • Hike the Highlands Festival Society
  • Destination Cape Breton
  • Golf North (Keltic Lodge)
  • Wagmatcook First Nation
  • NS Dept of Communities, Culture and Heritage


Hike Nova Scotia’s 6th Annual Hiking Summit took place April 28 to 30, 2017 in Tatamagouche. Naturally Active for Life Victoria County (Est. 2011) Presented at the 6th Annual Summit on Winter Guided Snowshoe Hikes in Victoria County. The following is the Presentation – downloadable for your convenience:
Link to the Winter Guided Hikes in Victoria County Presentation Photos: https://1drv.ms/f/s!AuIocdWNu7G9jh8CaEtEg14P-MiV