A diverse landscape and a unique open-air geological showcase, Gros Morne brings to life the planet’s history and that of Newfoundland’s rural culture. Cruise a cliff-lined freshwater fjord, stroll across 500 million years of the earth’s past in an hour, visit a colourful coastal village, and hike a rare exposed piece of the Earth’s mantle. Explore on your own for a day or longer, or join guided activities including interpretive walks and a boat trip.


  • Lobster Cove Head Lighthouse Exhibit

    The Lobster Cove Head Lighthouse has always been a place of gathering for coastal people of Newfoundland. Explore this historical lighthouse, partake in coastal adventures and enjoy seaside walks or a picnic with a view at Lobster Cove Head. Open from the Victoria Day long weekend in May to Thanksgiving in October.

  • 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 

  • 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-kilometer loop. Hike from lowland to alpine terrain amid wildflowers and wildlife, enjoying panoramic views from the summit. Mountain summit open July to late November.

All activities

Animal watching
Mountain climbing
Restaurant or café
Bird watching
Ice climbing
Dog walking
Kite surfing