Posts in Newfoundland
Trinity Loop: An Abandoned Amusement Park

When researching places to visit in Newfoundland, I came across an article about an abandoned amusement park called, the Trinity Loop. After reading the article and viewing their photographs, I knew I had to see it with my own eyes. The Trinity Loop is a great place to visit when you are in the Trinity area. It is a quick drive from town, there is lots to explore, spooky photo opportunities, old train cars and it may even give you the heebie geebies with its ghost town feel. 

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Dungeon Provincial Park

Located on the Bonavista Peninsula, on Newfoundland's east coast is Dungeon Provincial Park. There is a small trail that runs from the road through a large pasture (watch your step) to the sheer cliffs that line the shores of the Bonavista Bay. The rugged shoreline features many sea stacks, sea caves, whales, icebergs, and a great view of the lighthouse at Cape Bonavista. But, the most intriguing feature of this park is a large crater in the ground with two adjacent sea caves, that lead into the ocean. 

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Gros Morne - The Tablelands

The Tablelands, a barren reddish brown plateau that towers seven hundred metres above the Atlantic Ocean, stands alone as an alien landscape amongst the lush and hilly forests that encompasses it. Found between the towns of Trout River and Woody Point in south west of Gros Morne National Park, it was here that geologists proved the theory of plate tectonics.

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Captain Wayne’s Marine Excursions 

Captain Wayne Marine Excursions was our first choice, when deciding which boat tour to join. He designed and built his own boat, just for the purpose of viewing wildlife within Witless Bay. Catering to photographers and wildlife aficionados, he only takes out smaller groups of people.

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The Magic of Witless Bay Ecological Reserve

One my hearts desires while on the island of Newfoundland was to see puffins and whales, as I have never witness one in the wild before. Our first stop for this bucket list item was Witless Bay Ecological Reserve

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