Visit Ben Eoin Ski Hill or Ski Cape Smokey - the choice is yours!
A short drive from the city of Sydney, Ski Ben Eoin offers 33 acres of trails at 502 vertical feet, plus snowshoeing and nordic skiing. OR See the exciting things happening at Ski Cape Smokey this season. With 1000 ft elevation and stunning ocean views, Cape Smokey offers 16 alpine runs, 2 lifts, and two lodges, and, a whole lot of wonderful winter family fun.
Bookings to be made at least 7 days in advance. For bookings with less than 7 days' notice please contact us to ensure availability. Cancellations must be made 7 days in advance. Refunds will be based on the cancellation policies of individual suppliers.
Package price based on standard double room cost for 2 adults. The final cost for additional travelers and options confirmed on booking. Full payment due at time of booking confirmation. All prices in Canadian Dollars include HST. Booking fee Not Included in Listed Price. All packages and activities are subject to availability. We reserve the right to substitute accommodations or activities based on availability and weather conditions.
Check in to your room at the Hearthstone Inn and explore Downtown Sydney. Take a walk along the waterfront or shop at some of the many local artisanal shops & boutiques in the downtown core. Feeling a bit thirsty? Visit Breton Brewing or Island Folk Cider House for samples of local flavour before heading to one of the many restaurants for local cuisine.
After breakfast, take the 25-minute drive to Ski Ben Eoin. Ben Eoin is 490 feet high with eleven trails. With a good mix of blue, green and black diamond runs, it offers terrain that will appeal to everyone whether you are new to the sport or an experienced skier or snowboarder. Ski Ben Eoin features a terrain park that is complete with rails, boxes and jumps.
Visit the chalet for hot meals, snacks or treats, or relax in The Broken Buckle Lounge over a specialty coffee. Washroom facilities can be found inside the chalet. Your two-day pass includes chairlift and equipment rental with the option to switch to XC, snowboard or snowshoes.
Drive to Ingonish for your first of three days at Cape Smokey. Smokey is Nova Scotia's highest ski hill with an elevation of 320 m and eleven alpine runs. Cape Smokey is a hotbed of activity with plans for snowmobiling, heli-skiing, sledding and tubing, snowshoeing, and back country skiing.
Package includes two days of passes for ski hill and equipment rental.
Check in to your accommodations for the next two nights at Knotty Pine Cottages. These full-season cottages are fully equipped with kitchenette, internet, and satellite TV to make your stay as comfortable as possible. There is a store onsite and you are a short drive to Doucette's Market if you are in need of supplies. Close to the ski hill, rest and relax after the day's activities enjoying the sweeping ocean views.