The Tablelands, Gros Morne National Park

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Walk along the Earth's mantle at World Heritage Site The Tablelands, a rare opportunity experienced by few. Forged when the tectonic plates of Africa and North America collided, this breathtaking scenery is a dramatic composition of deep ocean crust, rocks from the Earth's mantle, and eroded remnants of a 1.2 billion year old mountain range. Hike along golden rocky plains, absorbing this dynamic terrain and spectacular views from various lookouts. Various trails allow walkers of all abilities to encounter the site, and daily guides from the national park provide a wealth of geological information. Make The Tablelands a part of your Gros Morne National Park vacation plans using our Gros Morne National Park road trip planning website .
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  • Beautiful excursion over stock and stone. From above, you have a good view over the area. Much debris. Good boots attract.
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  • We went on the 2 hour morning guide tour in August. The tours were conducted by two guides. One in English and the other in French. Our guide on the English tour was simply awesome! She made the tour ...  more »
  • What a cool place. Hiking on mantle rocks as old as anything on the planet was just plain cool. Nice trail up to a viewpoint suitable for just about anybody. Nice pitcher plants along the way. Interpr...  more »
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  • We did not hike up to the top but it was impressive even from the bottom. The park Guide was very knowledgeable about the geology and ecology of this place
  • This is a very easy walk for people of all ages. Partially rocky so bring good shoes.
  • Fantastic experience
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