Central Region

Coastal Trail - Parks Canada Terra Nova National Park

Terra Nova National Park of Canada

May 19 - Oct 9

This trail snakes along the inner reaches of Newman Sound creating a great coastal hiking experience. Follow the shoreline and explore the intertidal zone, meander through the forest and discover Pissamere Falls. The trail provides great viewing access to a Canadian Wildlife Bird Sanctuary - watch for shore birds, bald eagles, ospreys, terns, greater yellow legs and spotted sandpipers. Level of Difficulty: Moderate to difficult. Length/Distance: 8 km loop. Time: 2.5 - 3.5 hours.

Locations & Dates

  • Trailheads at the Visitor Centre or Newman Sound Day Use Area, Terra Nova National Park of Canada
  • 48.5793, -53.9475
  • May 19 - Oct 9


Park entry permit required. See website or call.

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