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Another great Camping Trip!

Our last night here at Newman Sound campground and it’s been another great stay. As usual we had a... read more

Reviewed September 7, 2018
sunice
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newfoundland
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It packs a punch, even on a brief visit!

It seems a bit unfair writing a review of a huge attraction such as a national park when we were... read more

Reviewed September 1, 2018
997briant
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London, United Kingdom
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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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All reviews touch tank coastal trail gros morne bring kids lots of hiking trails visitor center is sea creatures blue hill short visit off the highway flora and fauna washroom facilities information boards great trails beautiful spot nice hike couple of hours
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Reviewed October 8, 2018

We had several options for hiking. Our Park guide led us on an 8 km route. There were many roots so paying attention to footing was essential. I used poles to assist with stability. Mostly forested and covered during the hike however the trail does...More

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Reviewed September 7, 2018 via mobile

Our last night here at Newman Sound campground and it’s been another great stay. As usual we had a fun filled days. We enjoyed hiking, bicycling, swimming, kayaking and star gazing. We didn’t use the comfort stations but they are usually very clean here. If...More

Thank sunice
Reviewed September 3, 2018 via mobile

Saw movie & took a few photos. Facility has restrooms. We drove thru park so saw trees, trees and more trees.

Thank cookieladyangel
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

We stopped to do a few hikes and check out the look off points...on our drive to a lookout we saw a black mamma bear with her cub. She was very curious and stood up to get a good look at us as we were...More

1  Thank Denise M
Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

My boyfriend always really enjoyed terra nova because he went there camping as a child so I feel like it’s the memories that keep his love for the park alive. Personally I don’t have any past experiences but the ones from the last two years...More

1  Thank Claire M
Reviewed September 1, 2018

It seems a bit unfair writing a review of a huge attraction such as a national park when we were only there for a couple of hours, but any decent review should help you make and informed decision as to whether or not it is...More

3  Thank 997briant
Reviewed September 1, 2018

Did not camp here but spent the day exploring. Started at the visitor centre, looks brand new very well kept and staff friendly and helpful in directing us for our hikes. It was unfortunately very cold and rainy or we would have loved to try...More

Thank Canadian_Girl613
Reviewed August 28, 2018

We only travelled through the park from St. John's to Gander and were impressed by how clean the park was. Well sign posted and offering lots of scenic lookout stops. Next visit, I'd like to actually camp there!

Thank Frank B
Reviewed August 27, 2018

If you are planning a trip to Newfoundland, I would skip Terra Nova National Park. We stayed at the Newman Sound Campground. The sites were big however, a lot of lots offered very little privacy. Very few guided hikes were available or offered. The parks...More

3  Thank JamesMark70
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Good place to choose a hike that suits your needs from easy, short hour-long trails to full-day difficult trails.

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funonthecheap
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Response from Marquise_LA | Reviewed this property |
There is an activity board that posts all the kids' events. Lots to choose from!
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You cannot rent sleeping bags and temps in August are usually in the 25celcius range
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