Avalon Region

Cape Race Lighthouse

Cape Race

Cape Race light station is a National Historic Site. The lighthouse contains one of the most powerful lights in the world. It is an important landfall marker for North America. The first and last light seen by many vessels crossing the Atlantic. It is still manned year around.

Locations & Dates

  • 20 km from Route 10 via paved/gravel road, Cape Race
  • 46.6580, -53.0749
  • Jul 1 - Sep 20


Inquire at the Edge of Avalon Interpretive Centre.