The Acadian Trail a loop style trail proved to be much more challenging then expected. Due to weather conditions the previous few days before the walk event with bridges washed out along the trail.
However the 74 walkers continued their hike up Cheticamp Mountain to a spectacular view of the village and coastline below.
Above: Acadian Trail Start Point begins very close to the Highland's National Park Information Centre.
Thanks to Lloyd Bailey for the photos along the trail.
Repairing one of three washed out bridges
We finally make it across the brook
Traveling along the edge of the brook was a bit slippery underfoot!
The spectacular view looking towards the Village of Cheticamp and Cheticamp Island
The walk leader (Rollie) takes a break to take the following photos as the walkers approach the finish point. At this junction we were well spread out as we descended down the mountain.