East Coast Trail, St. John's

Categories: Hiking Trails, Nature & Parks, Outdoor Activities
Inspirock Rating:
4.9/5 based on 300 reviews on the web
Step into the wilderness with a hike along one of the many paths that make up the 540 km (360 mi) East Coast Trail. With over 265 km (165 mi) of the trail developed with signage, maps, and difficulty levels, you can choose one of the 24 paths to suit your ability. Begin from the historic city of St. Johns and head north or south to discover a dramatically diverse landscape of lighthouses, abandoned settlements, caribou herds, and icebergs, all accompanied by spectacular views. Be sure to include the natural sea-driven geyser nicknamed “The Spout” into your itinerary. Or, head to Cape Spear to stand at the easternmost point in North America. Over 30 communities are scattered throughout the trail, providing spots to take a break, have a meal, and meet the locals. Add East Coast Trail to your St. John's travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our St. John's trip itinerary maker.
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  • This trail covers many kilometers, over many discreet sections. I hiked the Spout path from Bay Bulls to Freshwater, the La Manche trail, and Port Kirwan to the Berry Head sea arch. All the hikes were...  read more »
  • The East Coast Trail includes a National Park and small fishermen's villages, The scenery is fantastic! The food, fish, mainly cod and ships and cabage salad are delicious... When we crossed the East ...  read more »
  • Look this up on google images and see how amazing it is! It is FANTASTIC, let me repeat that, FANTASTIC. Some spots are more scenic than others, as might be expected, but if you don't find it to be go...  read more »
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