Some Favorite Places:

Port-au-Port Peninsula

Blanche Brook Trail

Blanche Brook Trail | Stephenville, NL
Blanche Brook Trail | Stephenville, NL

Blanche Brook Trail in Stephenville takes you to an area with petrified forest fossils.

C-54 Crash Site

C-54 Crash Site | Port-au-Port Peninsula
C-54 Crash Site | Port-au-Port Peninsula

In November 1944 a four engine American C-54 en route to Stephenville’s Harmon Field, crashed on the Port au Port peninsula.

Cape St. George

Cape St. George | Boutte du Cap
Cape St. George | Boutte du Cap

Cape St. George & Boutte du Cap are at the western tip of the Port-au-Port Peninsula.

Erin Mountain Trail

Erin Mountain Trail | Barachois Pond Provincial Park
Erin Mountain Trail | Barachois Pond Provincial Park

The Erin Mountain Trail is within the Barachois Pond Provincial Park.

Felix Cove

Alpacas of Newfoundland | Felix Cove
Alpacas of Newfoundland | Felix Cove

Alpacas of Newfoundland farm and gift store is in Felix Cove.

The Gravels

The Gravels Walking Trail | Port-au-Port Peninsula
The Gravels Walking Trail | Port-au-Port Peninsula

The Gravels is the name of the narrow isthmus that joins the Port-au-Port Peninsula to the main land mass of Newfoundland. It’s also the starting point of a great trail.

Mainland

French Bread Oven | Mainland, NL
French Bread Oven | Mainland, NL

Port-au-Port has been historically a French area, so Mainland is also known as La Grand’Terre.

Our Lady of Mercy Church

Our Lady of Mercy Church
Our Lady of Mercy Church

Our Lady of Mercy Church is the largest wooden building in Newfoundland.

Piccadilly

The Folded Rocks | Piccadilly, NL
The Folded Rocks | Piccadilly, NL

The Folded Rocks are in Piccadilly.

Port-au-Port Peninsula

French Ancestor's Route | Port-au-Port Peninsula
French Ancestor's Route | Port-au-Port Peninsula

The 161 km drive around the peninsula is also called the French Ancestor’s Route.

Sheaves Cove

The Hidden Falls | Sheave Cove, NL
The Hidden Falls | Sheave Cove, NL

The Hidden Falls are in Sheaves Cove.

Winter Houses

Winter Houses, NL
Winter Houses, NL

Winter Houses (Maison d’ Hiver) is right next to Black Duck Brook (L’Anse a Canards).

Port-au-Port Peninsula