Thrombolites Walking Trail, Flower's Cove

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#14 of 63 in Trails in Newfoundland
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  • Stopped here along our way from Gros Morne to L'Anse-aux-Meadows for a short (10 minutes) walk to break up the drive. Had read about the extremely rare occurrence of thrombolites (only here and one ot...  more »
  • Simple trail that takes you waaaaay back in time! It was a great break to a long car ride. The trail is easy and he signage is good. It's an interesting look at a very long ago and fossils I'd never h...  more »
  • Very informative board in the car park gives you an idea of what to expect. It's a good job as there's no indication how far to walk until you get there. These thrombolites can only be seen here and i...  more »
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  • This is a very nice short Trail along the water's edge and some spectacular natural things to say don't miss it look for the red Covered Bridge
  • Yes, they're living rocks, but they are just rocks. You come here to marvel at rocks. If that isn't your thing, skip this.
  • This is an amazing little walk. Thrombolites are the earliest sign of organized life.
  • Wonderful spot. Building a visitor center. Should be open 2018
  • Rare and unique place, but for small biological organisms it is more of a short leg stretch then the fossil hunt we had hoped for.
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