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Fox Island Trail

Route 230 | Champney's West, Port Rexton, Newfoundland and Labrador A0C 2S0, Canada
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Another Great Hike!

This hike isn't that long and isn't as popular as the Skerwink trail, but it's a little different... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Robbi H
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Paradise, Canada
Beautiful trail

This area is great for hiking etc. Would recommend checking out Champney's West and Fox Island... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
P7118HPheidib
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St. John's, Canada
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5 days ago
“Another Great Hike!”
4 weeks ago
“Beautiful trail”
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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Route 230 | Champney's West, Port Rexton, Newfoundland and Labrador A0C 2S0, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

This hike isn't that long and isn't as popular as the Skerwink trail, but it's a little different than some as you have to use a rope to climb up it in a couple of areas. Definitely not for people with physical limitations. The views...More

Thank Robbi H
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This area is great for hiking etc. Would recommend checking out Champney's West and Fox Island Trail.

Thank P7118HPheidib
Reviewed 7 August 2017

A fairly easy to moderate 5.5 km. hike (more to the easy side) that has spectacular coastal views and views of the surrounding villages. We had our hiking poles and in some spots we were glad we did. Allow a couple of hours at an...More

1  Thank waykon
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

While staying at the Fishers Loft, we did the Fox Island Trail located nearby on the other side of the cove. This trail is easy to moderate and surely easier than the Skerwink Trail but still with wonderful views over the cove, Fox Island and...More

Thank Jeffmtl
Reviewed 16 July 2017

A delightful walk - fine for most people. For the more adventurous cross the isthmus and climb up to the top and down the beautiful grassy banks of Fox Island - not for the faint hearted on the way up.

1  Thank Pixiefairweather
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

The coves and cliffs around Trinity are stunning, and each trail is very different. The Fox Island Trail isn't as famous or spectacular as the Skerwink Trail, but once you've done that, this is a terrific second-day hike. The trail head is a bit difficult...More

Thank JSD57
Reviewed 19 June 2017 via mobile

This trail is not as well advertised as Skerwink but I highly recommend it! It was very easy and you do not need to walk to the summit. Beautiful coastal scenery.

Thank GermaineL
Reviewed 16 October 2016

The Fox island trail has just been extended to a 5.2 km circular hike. It is just as beautiful as the skerwink with fewer crowds and more varied scenery. Plus it has the added attractions of the Champney's West heritage house and aquarium - both...More

2  Thank Catherine S
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