If you don't have time for a longer hike to get a view, then this trail is for you. Short but very steep! A picturesque vista unfolds before you: Ingonish Beach, Freshwater Lake, Middle Head and Cape Smokey. Children enjoy it also but be careful at the top.
Trailhead: Across from the Park Administration Building in Ingonish Beach
Significant Feature: Atlantic coastline
Length: 0.3 km (0.2 mile) return
Hiking Time: 10 minutes
Elevation: 10 - 45 m (35 - 150 ft.)