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Easy walk Beautiful scenery

The walk was easy. The scenery was breathtaking...forest...the lighthouse....a meadow, cliffs and... read more

Reviewed October 3, 2018
mandyf743
Incredible trail with outstanding geological site

Simply WOW! Easy walk along the lighthouse trail in King’s Cove leads to the lighthouse. This was... read more

Reviewed July 22, 2018
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King's Cove Lighthouse Trail is just 1 of 7 Trails Hike Discovery has within it's network. This trail has an inner trail of a 1.7 km loop and an outer trail of 3.5 km providing spectacular views of coastal scenery. Please visit our webpage to learn...more
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Route 235 | King's Cove, Bonavista, Newfoundland and Labrador A0C 1S0, Canada
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Reviewed October 3, 2018

The walk was easy. The scenery was breathtaking...forest...the lighthouse....a meadow, cliffs and ocean...all in one walk.

Thank mandyf743
Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Simply WOW! Easy walk along the lighthouse trail in King’s Cove leads to the lighthouse. This was once a maned lighthouse but is now automated. Be sure to do the whole loop trail and take in Brook Point to see the most incredible example of...More

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Reviewed March 12, 2018 via mobile

This area is absolutely breathtaking with stunning views of the entire peninsula waiting for you to just sit and watch

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Reviewed July 19, 2017

This is a lovely trail and not difficult at all. Had a little problem figuring out the route but that did not spoil the experience at all. The lighthouse is perched right on top of the cliff and though you can't see inside, you get...More

1  Thank Barbara G
Reviewed July 1, 2017

There is a well maintained hiking trail, which was a total delight. There is the option of an easy 1.7 km or a more challenging trail.the trail is maintained by volunteers. Donations are appreciated.

2  Thank kimberley_downey
Reviewed June 27, 2017

This is a great hike with a couple of options to extend your trip. Great views with the potential to see whales and icebergs. A side trip to the water will reveal great geological structures and perhaps a moose or two. Make the trip to...More

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Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

Our group stopped at the King's Cove Lighthouse trail on our way to a relatives house. It was chilly and raining but that did not affect our walk at all! The trail is beautiful and even has a handmade wooden outhouse along it in case...More

1  Thank VictoryRoad3
Reviewed August 7, 2016 via mobile

We had a bit trouble finding the entrance. Take 235 west take a right onto top road and on other right onto church hill. Trail starts behind church. More of a walk than real uphill hike. Nice coast and forest trail though with lots of...More

1  Thank Ttherry W
Reviewed July 18, 2016

Definitely a must while in Bonavista!! The views are amazing!! We just took our time and when we came to the end of it, the view just took our breath away!!

2  Thank doll40
Reviewed July 2, 2016

We were in this area exploring and came upon this walking trail that led to this lighthouse. The lighthouse is located very close to the cliff edge and some sheer drops are within view. The location on this day was perfect. It was a sunny...More

1  Thank Keon14
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