Torngat Mountains National Park of Canada
How to Get Here
To get to Torngat Mountains National Park, you will need to travel through
either Goose Bay and/or Nain in Labrador, or Kangiqsualujjuaq in Nunavik
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Chartered Flights to Torngat Mountains Base Camp
Torngat Mountains Base Camp
offers packaged excursions that include air travel from Goose Bay, N.L., to
Saglek, N.L., (via Nain) and boat transport from Saglek, N.L., to the Base
Camp, which is located at St. John’s Harbour in Saglek Bay.
include round-trip air transport from Goose Bay to Saglek, boat transfer from
Saglek to Torngat Mountains Base Camp & Research Station, all meals, tent
accommodation, and guided excursions depending on the package purchased.
The chartered flights are available from mid-July until early September of
each year. Call 1-855-TORNGAT (1-855-867-6428) extension 26 or email
for additional information or inquires about charter schedules and
availability for the upcoming season.
Getting to Goose Bay, N.L.
fly to Goose Bay daily from St. John’s, N.L., and Deer Lake, N.L., and
on selected days from Montréal, Que., (check with the airline for up to
also flies direct to Goose Bay from Halifax, N.S., on a daily basis.
Getting to Nain, N.L.
Nain is located approximately 200 km south of Torngat Mountains National
Park. Nain is accessible through Goose Bay, which is the hub for air traffic
Monday through Friday,
each operate two Twin Otter flights to Nain from Goose Bay daily. There are no scheduled flights on
Saturdays. On Sundays, both airlines operate one flight daily.
Nain is also accessible between June and November from Goose Bay via coastal
boat service operated by the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador. For the
schedule call 1-866-535-2567 or consult the
MV Northern Ranger website.
Getting to Kangiqsualujjuaq (a.k.a. George River), Que.
Kangiqsualujjuaq is located about 100 km west of the national park and is
accessible through Kuujjuaq, Que., the hub for air traffic in Nunavik.
fly daily to Kuujjuaq from Montréal. Air Inuit offers a daily Twin Otter
flight from Kuujjuaq to Kangiqsualujjuaq.
Chartering Your Own Transportation to the Park
Air or boat charters from Nain are another way of accessing the park in the
summer, and snowmobiles or air charters are used in the winter. Aircraft
charter services are also available out of Goose Bay, Labrador, and Kuujjuaq
in Nunavik. Boat charters with Inuit guides may be arranged. For more
information call Parks Canada 1-888-922-1290 or the Nunatsiavut Government at
(709) 922-2942. Staff can help put you in contact with local operators.
Note: If you are landing at the Saglek Airstrip with your own
charter, you must contact Nasittuq Corportation for permission to land on the
airstrip. They can be contacted at (709) 896-5707.