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Corney Brook Campground – Cape Breton Highlands National Park

Part of Cape Breton Highlands National Park, 15 km north of Cheticamp. A small campground on the ocean, featuring 22 tenting sites with fireplaces. It’s a very popular spot and works on a first-come, first-served basis. Potable water is available. GPS Location: N46 43.580 W60 55.523

Note: No large RVs or trailers; this small campground is most suitable for tents and small pop-up car campers. No generators, please.

Campground Services:
•    Flush toilets and running water
•    Kitchen shelters with wood stoves


  • Ocean swimming (unsupervised)
  • Hiking (within walking distance)

Pay by self-registration or at a Parks Canada Visitor Centre.

There are several walking and hiking trails nearby, including: 
•    Corney Brook for a walk in a river canyon to a waterfall
•    Skyline (a 10 minute drive away) for a truly magnificent view of ocean and mountains
•    Le Vieux Chemin du Cap-Rouge for picturesque ocean views

Park is open year-round but full visitor services are only available from mid-May until mid-October. 


Please be responsible and join with us in caring for our environment. Take your garbage with you, keep wildlife at a safe distance, and stay on designated trails to protect fragile plant life. 

Nature, other visitors, and future generations will be thankful for your stewardship.

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