Boating Experience Opportunities
— For those with no boat, or those who wish to experience another way of boating
Want a taste of the Bras d'Or Lakes before you commit to bringing your own boat? Bras d'Or Boatworks offers two pocket cruisers for qualified skippers on a bareboat charter basis: Little Bras d'Or, a Tanzer 7.5, and Big Bras d'Or, a Tanzer 26.
Bras d'Or Boatworks
Join Captain Greg Silver for a half‑day, full‑day, or multi‑day hands-on, Cape Breton, sailing experience aboard his 26‑foot Nonsuch, Misty Cat.
Cape Breton's Premier Sailing School offers sailing lessons on its C&C 37. Adrian Rogers, owner and instructor, has 40+ years of sailing experience, more than 100,000 miles at sea and holds an RYA Offshore Yachtmaster Certificate. Adrian has vast experience and passes on his knowledge to his students. CapeBretonSailingSchool
Enjoy sailing on the UNESCO Bras d'Or Lake Biosphere with Captain Gordon Kerr or touring the St Peter's Canal National Historic Site on a traditional 25 ft. Hunter sailboat, Cuna Mara.
Sailing CBI Inc. is proud to offer Cape Bretoner, an Alpha 42 catamaran from Aeroyachts NY USA, for crewed or bareboat charter on the Bras d'Or Lakes.
Whale Point Water Sports Ltd rents sailing kayak trimarans and a Hobie-16 catamaran for more advanced sailors, and offers paddling and sailing instruction in the beautiful Inhabitants Harbour area.
Adventure awaits you in the Cape Breton Highlands. We are a family operated kayak rental and tour service on the world-famous Cabot Trail, offering kayak and canoe rentals as well as exciting half‑day, guided sea-kayaking tours in beautiful northern Cape Breton. EagleNorthKayak
We offer a variety of sea-kayaking tours and packages to suit everyone's needs from beginner to advanced. We take very seriously our commitment to providing you with an exciting and memorable Kayaking Cape Breton adventure. We also have kayaks for rent. NorthRiverKayak
KAYAK Cape Breton Starting from our wharf in a sheltered inlet, you'll feel safe as you learn and practice the basic paddling strokes, and quickly become familiar with our sleek, manoeuvrable craft. We rent a variety of stable sea, touring, and fun kayaks, singles and doubles, as well as canoes.