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Random Passage Site

New Bonaventure, Newfoundland and Labrador A0C 2S0, Canada
+1 709-464-2233
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A beautiful site ... for movies.

Wing Commander landed here 14 years ago and there was nothing but the movie site and the Anglican... read more

Reviewed May 31, 2018
LorenzoelJefe
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Pleasant Valley, Canada
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Just made it to the last tour of the day. Well worthwhile seeing.

We hadn't seen the TV series yet, but seeing the set made the video more interesting. The location... read more

Reviewed October 16, 2017
harry w
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Burlington, Canada
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Reviewed May 31, 2018 via mobile

Wing Commander landed here 14 years ago and there was nothing but the movie site and the Anglican church. Now there is a beautifully restored school house as a welcome centre and of course Joe’s Bar from ‘The Great Seduction.’ Fourteen years ago one mini...More

2  Thank LorenzoelJefe
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Reviewed October 16, 2017

We hadn't seen the TV series yet, but seeing the set made the video more interesting. The location buildings (houses, church and fishing stage and flake) where meticulously constructed and the tour guide did a good job of explaining and answering questions. Leave lots of...More

1  Thank harry w
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Reviewed September 29, 2017

There is about a 15 minute walk from the Tea Room parking lot, down a gravel road, to the site. There is also handicapped parking at the end of the gravel road closer to the location. This is the TV location of the series "Random...More

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Reviewed September 14, 2017 via mobile

My friend and I took this tour in on the advice of the locals. It's a bit of a drive to get to but then everything in Newfoundland is. They chose this site because the is 360 degrees of wilderness. No sign of civilization. Our...More

Thank PatSolo613
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Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

Excellent . Dora did an excellent tour. So thorough & authentic . We had dinner after at the tea house ... a jiggers meal put on by the staff , plus a few dances . It was delicious & fun ! Thanks so much !

Thank Banffis
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Reviewed September 4, 2017 via mobile

Large scale and authentic reflective of history, the grounds are most interesting for those who saw the series, really bringing it to life.

Thank Kulbi
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Reviewed September 4, 2017

We had the opportunity to watch the mini series of Random Passage and made certain to include a visit to the site on our trip to Nfld. What an amazing experience to learn how the early settlers to the province lived through hardships to establish...More

Thank 760arlenea
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Reviewed August 16, 2017

I had found the book excellent and the mini-series very good. But it was our tour guide, Eric, who made me forget that it was fiction. An amazing young man who presented it as the history of the people who fought to survive in this...More

Thank buhlerh
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Reviewed August 8, 2017

Random Passage Site was constructed in 2000 for the filming of a mini series by the same name. We didn't see the mini series but we still enjoyed the site it very much. The site provides visitors the opportunity to step back in time and...More

Thank mamajax24
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Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

The sites and stories were very interesting. The kids enjoyed and the little gifts and interesting stories about the time and tour was the right length for them. They particularly liked to pretend to have a drink at Joe's Tavern on a separate site. A...More

Thank Aaron L
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