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Cow Head Lighthouse

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| Cow Head, Cow Head, Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland and Labrador A0K 2A0, Canada
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Confusion on the Parking

It was a little confusing parking the car because there were 2 different locations. You have to... read more

Reviewed 9 July 2017
alkeni
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Monterey Park, California
Nice evening walk

If you are staying in or near Cow Head, the walk to the light house is a nice evening walk after a... read more

Reviewed 27 June 2017
lovinretirement2015
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Downingtown, Pennsylvania
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| Cow Head, Cow Head, Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland and Labrador A0K 2A0, Canada
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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
Reviewed 10 January 2017

a great short hike a couple minutes from our B&B great views,well maintained great ocean views we hike it twice

Thank bobsleder1968
Reviewed 21 November 2016

It is a fairly challenging walk to the lighthouse and the point beyond. Very well designed and maintained trails and lookout towers with signs indicating which towns/areas you are viewing. The old cast iron lighthouse is small and quite unique. Make sure you take the...More

Thank Mark M
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We walked this delightful trail from one end to the other and enjoyed every minute of it. The lighthouse itself is rather land locked and you are not able to go inside, however the lookout that precedes the landmark is spectacular with 360 degree vistas....More

Thank SchumacherJack
Reviewed 20 September 2016

The town of Cow Head has obviously put a lot of effort into this walk and it has great signage along the way. If you are going with the intention of seeing a huge lighthouse then go somewhere else but if you are looking for...More

1  Thank Peter B
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Walked through the woods and found the lighthouse. Freshly painted, obviously not in use, could not go inside, smaller than I expected.

Thank SandGlike2travel
Reviewed 6 September 2016

This pint sized lighthouse is a worthwhile hike if you're in Cow Head and looking for some local scenery. It's a little tricky to find and the road to the parking lot is more of a cow path, but any car can make it. There...More

Thank travelphishToronto
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