Top things to do

Top Choice Pub Food in Ceilidh Trail

Red Shoe Pub

Straddling the spine of the Ceilidh Trail, this pub is the beating heart of Mabou. Listen to a local fiddle player (often from the Rankin family) while enjoying a pint and a superb meal. The desserts, including the …
Top Choice Distillery in Ceilidh Trail

Glenora Inn & Distillery

Take a tour and taste the rocket fuel at the only distillery making single-malt whisky in Canada. Stay for an excellent meal at the gourmet pub (there are daily lunchtime and dinner ceilidhs) or even for the night. …
Museum in Ceilidh Trail

Celtic Music Interpretive Centre

For a great introduction to local culture, visit the Celtic Music Interpretive Centre. Half-hour tours (which can be self-guided if you arrive when no guides are available) may include a fiddle lesson and a dance st…
Cultural Center in Ceilidh Trail

Inverness County Centre for the Arts

Inverness County Centre for the Arts is a beautiful establishment with several galleries and an upmarket gift shop featuring works by local and regional artists. It's also a music venue, with a floor built for danci…
Books in Ceilidh Trail

Bear Paw

This little book shop sells the works of local Canadian novelist Alistair MacLeod (1936–2014).
Museum in Ceilidh Trail

Inverness Miners' Museum

In the old train station just back from the beach, the Inverness Miners' Museum presents local history.