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Challenging but worth the effort!

8km and 2200 stairs sounds challenging and it was but my hubby and I completed the hike with our 14... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2018
Amanda H
Great walk

Loved the scenery of this place, so nice to stop off too on your way across the province. Highly... read more

Reviewed 20 August 2018
Matt B
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Main Street, on your left as you pass Budgell's Motel, King's Point, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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Reviewed 9 September 2018

8km and 2200 stairs sounds challenging and it was but my hubby and I completed the hike with our 14 month old in the back pack and it was well worth it. The views at the top are spectacular.The trail is very well maintained and...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank Amanda H
Reviewed 20 August 2018 via mobile

Loved the scenery of this place, so nice to stop off too on your way across the province. Highly recommend!

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Matt B
Reviewed 18 August 2018

This trail is incredibly well maintained with lots of stairs. We took full advantage of the rest stops on the way to the top and enjoyed the amazing views. We were all very happy that we decided to detour to King's Point on our way...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 27 July 2018

This is a great place to hike. I like to hike in as far as the moose barrens. The scenery is breathtaking.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank barbbudgell
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

Beautiful, very well maintained hiking trail in King's Point. Clean washroom and drinking water at the trail head and a helpful map and sign-in book. We found the estimated times to be accurate. An absolute must-do hike. The view from the top is spectacular, as...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank scggnb
Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

Just finished hiking this trail a few hours ago...what an amazing place! The trail takes approx 2 hours to hike. Lots of stairs! Amazing views from the summit.

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Allyson1978
Reviewed 24 June 2018 via mobile

Our favourite local hike. Challenging, rewarding view, safe, busy trail. Hikers come from all over the world to enjoy this hike -- the views and conditions are definitely why! 100% volunteer maintained trail as well. 💙

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Danica B
Reviewed 21 May 2018

My husband and I hiked this trail May long weekend and loved it. It took us 4.5 hours start to finish with many stops along the way for pics and to just enjoy the beautiful scenery and waterfalls. 2200 man made stairs sounds very intimidating...More

Date of experience: May 2018
1  Thank Marcie W
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

We have been on Newfoundland for over two months, hiking about 5 days a week. This hike was one of the more exhausting hikes we have taken so far, but totally worth it. The trail is maintained by volunteers and they do a great job....More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank dawgdok
Reviewed 7 October 2017 via mobile

What an amazing trail! The Alexander Murray trail is a must-see. It’s extremely challenging and absolutely breathtaking. It’s a very strenuous hike with lots of stairs and close edges, so not a great walk for young children. There are plenty places to sit and have...More

Date of experience: October 2017
1  Thank Sheryl N
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6 July 2018|
Response from Marcie W | Reviewed this property |
It is about a 4 1/2 your drive