Gros Morne National Park, Rocky Harbour

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#1 of 82 in Parks in Newfoundland
Take in the ancient and atmospheric landscape of Gros Morne National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. The 1,805 sq km (697 sq mi) park protects the fjords, mountains, beaches, and bogs of a landscape formed by glaciers and continental drift. Choose from over 20 marked day trails to see different aspects of the varied and dramatic park. Whether you're interested in the geological history, the marine and land animals that call the park home, or simply finding a vista to photograph, you'll find a walk to suit your tastes and ability. Take a look at our Gros Morne National Park day trip planning site to schedule your visit to Gros Morne National Park and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • We spend a night in the park area (Rocky harbor) and drove through it the next day. We should have allocated more time for this wonderful place.  more »
  • Too many things to do in the time that we had. We were here for a little over a week and still could not get through all of the sites to see. Specific highlights that I would recommend: 1. Hike to top...  more »
  • This place is a must see. The trails and roadways are so well kept up and the Wild life is spectacular! My only advice is plan to stay for at least 3-4 days. We only had 2.5 days and it just wasn’t en...  more »

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Where to stay in Gros Morne National Park

With no accommodations in the park itself, your best option is to stay in the nearby town of Rocky Harbour. There, you can choose from a delightful selection of bed and breakfasts, inns, and guesthouses lining the harbor, safe in the knowledge that you'll enjoy memorable views over the water no matter where you stay. From Rocky Harbour, you can easily arrange day trips into the national park itself.
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