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Blow Me Down Provincial Park

Highway 450, York Harbour, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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Beautiful Park, Awesome Staff

What a fantastic experience. We had a long drive so arrived late, around 10 PM. The park attendant... read more

Reviewed August 3, 2016
twowildtides
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St. John's, Canada
Scenic, remote park with great camping sites

We spent one night on our beautiful campsite by the foot of the hill, protected from the wind. The... read more

Reviewed August 2, 2016
Eugenie R
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Highway 450, York Harbour, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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Reviewed August 3, 2016

What a fantastic experience. We had a long drive so arrived late, around 10 PM. The park attendant was still on site to check us in, which was a pleasant surprise. He was super friendly and very helpful; he was able to give us details...More

Thank twowildtides
Reviewed August 2, 2016

We spent one night on our beautiful campsite by the foot of the hill, protected from the wind. The staff at the park were friendly, the sites were spacious and well maintained and offering good privacy. The pebble beach by the entrance is long and...More

Thank Eugenie R
Reviewed June 21, 2016 via mobile

About an hours drive from Corner Brook, this is a great spot for a picnic and a hike. You can take the Governor's stairs from the beach to the first lookout (many, many stairs) and from there take the trail to Lark Harbour Head for...More

Thank Jane H
Reviewed September 1, 2015

There are over 400 stairs as well as walkways on the Governor's Stairway to get right to the top lookout, but even the climb to the first lookout is well worth the effort. The view is spectacular from both places.

1  Thank SMMaxwell
Reviewed August 29, 2015 via mobile

Not for the faint of heart but the price of admission is worth the opportunity to hike the mountain. You won't forget it and pictures speak a thousand words!

1  Thank Chris D
Reviewed June 11, 2015

Fantastic panoramic view of the Bay of Islands. This hike was well marked with plenty of lookout points on the way up, challenging so you felt a sense of accomplishment, and could definitely give some of the Gros Morne trails a run for their money

1  Thank histemi
Reviewed July 3, 2014

Wonderful board walked trail that takes you through a cave. Many steps but so worth it! The view from the top of the trail is spectacular. Highly recommend it !

1  Thank Karen K
Reviewed June 18, 2014

We hiked one trail in this lovely Park--mountains still had plenty of snow--and eventually found it a bit too wet and cold. Upside, of course, was no blackflies or mosquitoes.

1  Thank NamutKwu
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