Newfoundland Journals

Paradise Found!

A July 2003 trip to Newfoundland by breakfastboy

Quote: Coast to coast, see icebergs, whales, and moose.

Paradise Found!

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We landed in Port aux Basques via the ferry and then drove up the coast to Gros Mourne. We made a few stops along the way in beautiful little towns like Cornerbrook. We spent three days camping and hiking throughout the park. The park is absolutely stunning; the rolling hills, the vegetation, and the fjords are only to be outdone by the wildlife. We left the park and travelled through the middle of the province straight across to St. John's. We made one main stop along the way at a little village above Clarenville, where we had been told there was a good chance at seeing an iceberg. One of the local fishermen was kind enough to take us out in his dory to get a closer look at the icebergs. While...Read More