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Terra Nova National Park of Canada


Go For a Paddle!

Over 200 km of coastline and numerous river, lakes, and ponds beckon water enthusiasts to Terra Nova National Park. Canoeing, sea and river kayaking has become a great way to discover the natural beauty of Terra Nova. For more information, please consult the table below or call the park at 709-533-2801.

NameDistance (return trip)TimeDescription
Sandy Pond 2 km 1 hr Freshwater, can be windy
Sandy Pond to Beachy Pond** 6 km 2 hrs Freshwater; can be windy
Sandy Pond to Dunphy's
20 km 8-10 hrs A large freshwater lake, can be windy
Inner Newman Sound 12 km 5 hrs Saltwater
Southwest Arm 11 km 5 hrs Saltwater
Alexander Bay 18 km 8 hrs Saltwater
* Includes 1 km portage