Soaring fjords and moody mountains tower above a diverse panorama of beaches and bogs, forests and barren cliffs. Shaped by colliding continents and grinding glaciers, Gros Morne’s ancient landscape is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Wander coastal pathways and beachcomb among sea stacks. Cruise the dramatic, sheer-walled gorge of Western Brook Pond. Spot moose and caribou. Hike to alpine highlands where Arctic hare and ptarmigan thrive on tundra, and explore the colourful culture of nearby seaside communities.

Featured things to do

Hiking the Tablelands
The Tablelands: See the Earth Naked

Don’t miss the internationally known Tablelands, a rare outcrop of the Earth’s mantle pushed skyward half a billion years ago. Explore on your own, with a guide or with the Explora app on your phone. How do you want to see the Earth Naked?!? Guided hikes available from mid-June to mid-September.

Boat tours on Western Brook fjord
Cruise the freshwater fjord of Western Brook Pond

An easy walk past natural bog and forest leads to the dock for a scenic boat trip up Western Brook Pond, cruising the base of sheer cliff walls where waterfalls tumble, to the end of the freshwater fjord. Daily Mid-May to Mid-October

Panoramic view atop Gros Morne Mountain
Trek to the panoramic views atop Gros Morne Mountain’s summit

Trek to the top of Gros Morne Mountain, the park’s high point, on a challenging, one-day, 16-kilometre loop. Hike from lowland to alpine terrain amid wildflowers and wildlife, enjoying panoramic views from the summit. Mountain summit open July to late October.

Getting here

P.O. Box 130 3 D.O.T. Drive
Rocky Harbour NL A0K 4N0

Hours of operation

Low season-Winter Oct. - May
Peak season-Summer May - Oct.
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Free admission in 2017. Other fees still apply.
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Contact us

Telephone: (709) 458-2417
Emergency: 1-877-852-3100

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Sites nearby

  • L'Anse Aux Meadows National Historic Site

    Against a stunning backdrop of rugged cliffs, bog, and coastline, discover the fascinating archaeological remains of the Viking encampment, declared a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1978