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LOTS of evergreens

Well, I drove 'through' Terra Nova National Park on Canadian Highway One while on the way to... read more

Reviewed 7 June 2018
NHjo
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Rye, New Hampshire
Great place

Great family getaway place. Trails, camping, staff are really great. Excellent activities for kids... read more

Reviewed 10 November 2017
JuneF322
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Glovertown, Canada
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Terra Nova National Park is a place where long fingers of the North Atlantic Ocean touch the island boreal forest of Eastern Newfoundland. Rocky headlands provide shelter from the awesome power of the open ocean. The landscape of the park varies...more
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Glovertown, Newfoundland and Labrador A0G 2L0, Canada
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

Well, I drove 'through' Terra Nova National Park on Canadian Highway One while on the way to Twillingate and back, and there are thousands of evergreens as far as you can see. If I were more of the camping or fishing type, it would be...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank NHjo
Reviewed 13 November 2017

The park is simply beautiful. We spend a morning around the visitor centre area and did the Heritage trail. Looking across the lake, watching a few people canoeing was very relaxing. The kids (aged 2 and 4) really enjoyed the exhibit at the visitor centre...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank alien26
Reviewed 12 November 2017

The visitor centre of the Terra Nova National Park is situated on the Newman Sound. The location is lovely and the centre itself is a treasure trove of information about the area.Of interest is the touch tank and the displays of the anatomy of sealife....More

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank Paula S
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

Great family getaway place. Trails, camping, staff are really great. Excellent activities for kids or adults.

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank JuneF322
Reviewed 8 November 2017

Terra Nova National Park is Canada's most easterly national park and Newman Sound is a large beautiful campground found within the park. Sites are large and private with trees and shrubs that are so dense you can't see your neighbour. Beware though not all sites...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Cottonelle
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for a couple of hours on our way back to St John’s from Gros Morne. This national park is more compact and much easier to see things. With one sprained ankle we didn’t want to hike too far but from our three...More

Date of experience: October 2017
3  Thank Lesterbeach
Reviewed 18 October 2017

Make sure you visit the Visitor Centre; there is a touch pool where you can see and touch some of the wildlife from the surrounding sea (starfish, crabs etc. Information as well as maps are available of hikes in the area from the Parks Canada...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Cliff J
Reviewed 11 October 2017

great place for family visit with active kids, try sea kayaking, hiking, pick up wild berries on the way, so much fun!

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank liufeng1739
Reviewed 1 October 2017

We were just passing through and decided to stretch our legs and have lunch in the Sandy Pod area. We also visited the Visitor's Center and walked around a bit there. We enjoyed our time, it was quiet and calm depite being SO CLOSE to...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank MTLcyclebuff
Reviewed 25 September 2017

many options available for walking trails -- check with the visitors Centre -- short 15 min trail to all day ones nearby -- if you enjoy trail walking -- you should check it out

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank James G
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funonthecheap
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There is an activity board that posts all the kids' events. Lots to choose from!
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Response from JuneF322 | Reviewed this property |
You cannot rent sleeping bags and temps in August are usually in the 25celcius range
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