Arches Provincial Park, Portland Creek

4.6
#12 of 82 in Parks in Newfoundland
Arches Provincial Park is located in Portland Creek. Choose to start, finish, or center your holiday on a trip to Arches Provincial Park by using our Portland Creek journey planner .
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  • Many places you visit as a tourist have an arch or two and Newfoundland is no different. As you head north from Gros Morne to Lanse aux Meadows take a minute and check out the Arches in Arches Provinc...  more »
  • This is an absolutely breathtaking area with 3 arches located in the ocean. The fourth arch collapsed years ago. There is a boardwalk that leads you to the ocean. The area is quite rocky, so appropria...  more »
  • a small park but very interesting, unique rock formation and it was super fun to climb on top. make sure you do it.  more »
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  • 10min stop. Easy access from the highway. Great stop to break up the long coastal drive. You could do it in
  • Amazing view only 2 minutes off the highway. Well worth the stop.
  • Nice scenery, not much other than the arches but worth the stop.
  • Great place to stop and break up the drive, easily accessed from the highway. It has some beautiful rock formations and interesting place to climb around. For an amazing view stop in the middle of winter, the way the ice can build up is amazing.
  • If you like geology or just like cool looking rocks, this quick stop is a must. 1 minute off the Trans Canada Highway, the limestone formations are really neat. Adventurers could climb on top if you have some good footwear and adrenaline. If you prefer to stay grounded the pebbles on the shore under the arches are incredibly beautiful. I could have beach combed all day there. Didn't get 5 stars because although it is free to go in, the washrooms are just drop toilet style outhouses that were in desperate need of attention.

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