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Address: Blackhead Road, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
Phone Number: 709-772-5367
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A beautiful vista.

Looking out at the ocean always pleases me, particularly on a jut of land thrusting out into the blue. If you get off on the idea that this is the most Easterly Point in the... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed 2 days ago
Herb I
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Nassau, New York
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Nassau, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Looking out at the ocean always pleases me, particularly on a jut of land thrusting out into the blue. If you get off on the idea that this is the most Easterly Point in the Americas, then it is a must see. Great for a Here I am, there it is photograph. I wouldn't spend much time there.

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Summerside, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Take a drive up a long winding road on the south side of St John's harbour and you will eventually come to Cape Spear, a place of remarkable untouched natural beauty. You are on the edge of the Atlantic. Some days it will be foggy and cool in the city but sunny and warm on the cape. You can look... More 

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Vancouver, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Wonderful view from the top and to think that the next piece of land Eastward would be Ireland. At this point we were actually closer to Ireland than our home town of Vancouver, BC.

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St. Johns, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

What a beautiful place! A few whales kept us entertained for an hour. It is well worth the time but make sure you go when there isn't fog in the area.

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Thank 123Nancy2016
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The view from below the Lighthouse is marvelous to look out over the Atlantic Ocean and see the mist rolling in.

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Pointe Claire, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Great views. Very cool to stand in most eastern spot in North America. The day we were there was extremely windy so we bundled up in sweaters and warm coats with hoods. We saw some whales blowing in the distance. Once we made it all the way up to the lighthouse (a significant hike, I guess the people who wrote... More 

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Thank Lynne S
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

The fact that cape spear still has a working lighthouse is amazing. The smell of the fresh salty air combined with the view is something I've always loved.

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St. John's, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Most Easterly point n North America, glad I live nearby. I visit several time a year, beautiful views in historic setting. Windy days with large waves breaking on the shore are my favourite.

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Livonia, Michigan
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

Very interesting tour of the eastern most point in North America. The barren landscape, wind and desolation is hauntingly beautiful and certainly highlights the special nature required of the lighthouse keepers who lived on the premises before automation of the coastal lights.

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Concord, New Hampshire
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Absolutely spectacular. Caught it on a beautiful day as per pictures. Saw humpback whales in the bay, great views, and for a moment I was the Eastern most man in North America! You must visit Cape Spear if you are in the area.

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