Turpin's Hiking Trail

Tilting, Fogo Island

Explore the Coastal barrens of Fogo Island along Turpin’s Trail in the charming community of Tilting. Newfoundland’s first registered Heritage District. This is a great 7.2km day hike with mellow elevation changes. Hiking boots are recommended as the path tread varies. Bring a lunch and extra baggie for berry picking. Keep your eyes peeled for local caribou. This loop style trail starts and ends at the Lane House Museum, a perfect natural setting for sun bathing and swimming.

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The trail offers scenic coastal views, access to Sandy Cove Beach and historic sites: Bunker Hill, the remnants of a US Army base and old cemeteries, public washrooms at Sandy Cove Beach, moderate hike; 7.2 km.

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Trail Starts at the Lane House Museum , Tilting
49.7084, -54.0854 (Download GPX)
Jan 1 - Dec 31
+1 (709) 266 1320
+1 (709) 266 1323


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Driving distances and calculations derived using Google Maps. Actual driving times may vary. GPS coordinates have been provided by tourism operators. Please confirm location with operator before departure.