Baddeck, Nova Scotia, Canada
Baddeck is a pleasant little town on the shores of Bras d'Or Lake in Cape Breton Island, Nova Scotia. It's a popular spot for boating in the summer and its central location makes it convenient as a base for exploring the island.
Baddeck marks the beginning and end of the scenic Cabot Trail making it a popular jumping off point for visitors to Cape Breton Island. Baddeck is home to the Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site, which houses a museum commemorating the work of former resident Alexander Graham Bell.
Things to see and do
* Alexander Graham Bell National Historic Site
* Sail / Cruise on the lake
* Cape Breton Islandz
* Historic Buildings
Cruise Season – May - Nov
Currency – Canadian Dollar (CAD)
Language – English, French
Population – 2,170 approx
Time – GMT minus four hours
International Country Telephone Code – + 1
Travel Links - Baddeck is on the Trans-Canada Highway (Hwy 105) about halfway between the causeway to the mainland and Sydney. It is about a five hour drive from Halifax.