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Too Cold to Swim in May So Blissfully Quiet

There's something about stepping onto a beach that stretches for a mile or so, and finding yourself... read more

Reviewed May 21, 2019
Kelowna, Canada
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Beautiful beach, and absolutely amazing sunset, not too busy and a great safe place to camp with... read more

Reviewed March 30, 2019
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Route 430, Cow Head, Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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Reviewed May 21, 2019

There's something about stepping onto a beach that stretches for a mile or so, and finding yourself the only one on it. Clearly too cold to swim on the Victoria Day weekend so nobody was around. The dunes that surround the beach are beautiful. I...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed March 30, 2019 via mobile

Beautiful beach, and absolutely amazing sunset, not too busy and a great safe place to camp with the kids, we had an otentik with barbecue, The Park Warden was incredibly nice and helpful.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed February 5, 2019

It may seem like "just a beach," but Mrs. TwoInMaine just loves it here, and Mr. TIM loves Mrs. TIM. Shallow Bay Beach is shallow enough that the water is warm. You can wade, you can even go into the water - quite a long...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank twoinmaine
Reviewed October 2, 2018

This long beach of super fine sand is a unique paradise in a world of rock, cliffs and fjords. Service at the beach are great.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Gene1963
Reviewed September 18, 2018 via mobile

This is one of those places that I am really hesitant to write a review about. I could try to be subtle and say that you should visit here if you are ever in the area. But, IT IS INCREDIBLE!!!! Long, wide beach with spectacular...More

Date of experience: August 2018
2  Thank sxmtravel
Reviewed August 28, 2018

We wanted a full meal for a reasonable price and this place was perfect. The portions were generous with an amazing view of the ocean. We left very full and satisfied. The theatre in Cow's Head is right next door so this was very convenient...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank lizmedwin
Reviewed August 27, 2018

A must do stroll. The water may be a tad cool but the water is clean and clear. Families enjoy this beach. There are cook houses available, for free (part of the Gros Morne National Park pass)

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Chris S
Reviewed August 26, 2018

We stayed in a nearby hotel for 5 days, and after a day of driving, or hiking, we chilled out at this beach about four times. We never saw more than a handful of people, even on warm, sunny afternoons. The beach is pristine. There...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank petertoronto2016
Reviewed August 24, 2018

The beach offers one of the most spectacular views of the sun going down in the west. One can walk a way out into the ocean as the water is very shallow. While walking on the beach you will find some of the most beautiful...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Rossco9
Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

I remember visiting this beach as a child and returning with my own children was no disappointment . The beach is gorgeous and we caught a lovely warm day in July! If you’re looking for a sandy beach check it out, the water is shallow...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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