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Address: Blackhead Rd, St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador A0A 1J0, Canada
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Pretty lighthouse

Beautiful setting for a walk and to see the sea and to take lovely photos of the lighthouse! Was a bit windy the day I went so be prepared!

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 2 weeks ago
Lucy Q
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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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Niagara-on-the-Lake, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful setting for a walk and to see the sea and to take lovely photos of the lighthouse! Was a bit windy the day I went so be prepared!

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St. John's, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a place I have went to many times as I'm from here but it's always a great place to visit. It's a great tourist place.

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Richmond Hill
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cape Spear Lighthouse is stunning, whatever the weather. The views are magnificent and this is an ideal place to wander around and enjoy the peace and beauty of the area.

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Gatineau, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Although many stairs to top of hill,they are shallow,and easily done,even if you wish to take it slow. The view from the top is amazing. Tour of lighthouse is worth the time. Gift shop and art gallery.

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North Carolina, USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

On assignment up to St. Johns and had a few hrs in the afternoon to kill, so drove out to Cape Spear. It's Dec. so not much going on. Light house was closed as was the museum, but you could still walk up to them and follow the trail around to the point, the old WWII gun battery, and the... More 

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Creston, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

"Wow" the most easterly point in Canada, O.M.G. one long uphill walk up to the lighthouse, the view from the lighthouse was fantastic. The interior of the lighthouse was so unique to tour with the knowledgeable interpreter from Parks Canada. If you are going to do a cross Canada trip buy a Parks pass well worth the money invested.

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toronto
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Coming here in September, after a long hot sticky summer in a city far too big (Toronto), Cape Spear was a tonic, a balm for the soul. Wonderous views and hiking, I could have spent the whole day here. Next time I need to be here for sunrise.

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I didn't care how cold it was, I just wanted to see the most easterly point in North America! The crashing waves were mesmerizing and the trail was quite easy to follow even in the snow. Dress for the weather and you'll be fine!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Most easterly point in North America. Great for whale watching and watching waves crash on the shore. Be careful the shore is slippery and dangerous

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St. John's, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a beautiful place to visit free and it is so nice to look at ocean and rugged cliffs. Has to be done on a sunny day or a day of no fog

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