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Hiking the Franey Trail, Cape Breton National Park
You’ll find one of Cape Breton National Park’s more challenging — and more rewarding — trails on the east side of the park, near Ingonish. The Franey Trail is a 7.4 kilometer (4.6 mile) loop with a 335 meter (1,100 foot) elevation gain. You can see the reward for that effort in the photo above: a sweeping view of the Atlantic Ocean and Middle Head, and the chance to sit in a red chair and take it all in. The trailhead for the Franey Trail is located down a side-road off the Cabot Trail, on the southeast side of Cape …