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Cow Head Lighthouse

| Cow Head, Cow Head, Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland and Labrador A0K 2A0, Canada
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a chance to get away from the crowds

The hike out to Cow Head rewards you with a view along the coast, including Western Brook Pond. Out... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
climber_in_CH
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Salida, Colorado
Lighthouse and beyond.....

This is a great hike to hike to take in but the real gem of the hike is when you walk beyond the... read more

Reviewed 1 October 2017
Annette F
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Winnipeg
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“nice walk” (7 reviews)
“easy hike” (5 reviews)
“great views” (4 reviews)
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| Cow Head, Cow Head, Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland and Labrador A0K 2A0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The hike out to Cow Head rewards you with a view along the coast, including Western Brook Pond. Out on the point we had beautiful solitude.

Thank climber_in_CH
Reviewed 1 October 2017

This is a great hike to hike to take in but the real gem of the hike is when you walk beyond the lighthouse along the ocean shore amongst the boulders that protect the Cow Head Cove. A really interesting area where you can spend...More

1  Thank Annette F
Reviewed 21 September 2017

My wife and I had completed a cross country road trip in June and I stopped here in September on a return trip to Newfoundland to see things I missed. I drove thru Cow’s Head twice and did not see a lighthouse nor a sign...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 16 September 2017

It's a nice hike through wildflowers, forests, and open areas with lookouts along the way. The hike is not difficult and an easy path to follow. The lighthouse makes for some nice photos, but it is not open to the public. If this review was...More

Thank Cynderella43
Reviewed 25 August 2017

The walk is the destination rather than the lighthouse. This is one of the smallest lighthouses around. The views along the path were fabulous.

Thank DetDuke
Reviewed 18 August 2017

Nice walk on the trail with superb views. There are some stairs and a hill, but would not classify as difficult. Also good to read a bit of history about the area

Thank FromNorthernON
Reviewed 9 July 2017

It was a little confusing parking the car because there were 2 different locations. You have to walk a trail to get to the lighthouse and you can easily miss it because it is surrounded by trees.When you come down the stairs, look to your...More

Thank alkeni
Reviewed 27 June 2017

If you are staying in or near Cow Head, the walk to the light house is a nice evening walk after a day of touring Gros Morne or traveling. Cute little light house!

Thank lovinretirement2015
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

We came out to hike the Trail and enjoyed the walk doing the loop back to below the parking lot. The path has been very well constructed and maintained..kudos to the Community for taking this on and for the superb job.... that from a 15+...More

Thank Jnanayog
Reviewed 2 June 2017

A great trail located close to the harbour in Cow Head, great vistas,beautiful pathways and easy enough for all levels,.

Thank Greyhoundlover
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