Please note that the 2016 #CBUStaycation Challenge has officially ended. However, feel free to explore our beautiful island, using this list as your guide.
The CBU Road Squad has put together a list of 30 must-do Cape Breton challenges. Each time you complete a challenge, take a picture, and share to social media using #CBUStaycation, you have a chance to WIN the ultimate staycation package! You can complete ANY challenge at ANY time – it’s up to you! The more challenges you complete, the greater your odds are of winning!
Find full contest details here.
Stay tuned!! We will release blogs containing more detailed information and tips on the challenges each week!
- Go Surfing
- Find the Fairy Hole
- Go to a Margaree Barn Dance
- Play Mini Golf
- Eat a Local Lobster Sandwich
- Swim at Gypsum Mines
- Visit Gampo Abbey Buddhist Monastery Shrine
- Hike to the End of the Skyline Trail
- Find the Waterfalls at Black Brook Beach
- Watch the Sunset at Chimney Corner Beach
- Canoe or Kayak
- Get a Waterfall Shower
- Hike to the Top of Franey
- Build a Sandcastle
- Take a Photo at the St. Ann’s Look Off
- Find Devil Hill Falls
- Swim at Polar Bear Beach
- Take the Eskasoni Cultural Tour
- Hike Uisge Bán Falls
- Enjoy a Frozen Treat from Lick-a-treat
- Find Cape Clear
- Camp on any Cape Breton Campground or Beach
- Visit Mary Ann Falls
- Hike the Kauzmann Trail
- Hike Salt Mountain
- Go Whale Watching
- Go Go-Karting
- Go Stand up Paddle Boarding
- Swim in Egypt Falls
- Go Fishing
BONUS CHALLENGE: Find a Pokémon on Campus!
Contest closes on August 28, 2016, at 11:59pm. The ultimate draw will occur on August 31, 2016, at 1:00 pm via Facebook Live and Snapchat! All participants are automatically entered for a chance to win a weekly prize as well as the ultimate prize.