East Coast Trail - Motion PathVarious Locations
13.5-km from Petty Harbour to Shoal Bay Road and 6.4-km from East Coast Trail to Shoal Bay Road parking. Allow 5 - 8 hours. Moderate / difficult. Attractions include seabirds, whales, barrens, abandoned settlement, waterfalls, 18th century copper mine. An alternate plan is to hike to Motion Head and back -11-km each way from Petty Harbour.
- Route 11, Petty Harbour, Petty Harbour-Maddox Cove
- 47.4643, -52.7096
- Shoal Bay Road, Goulds, St. John's
- 47.4363, -52.763
Dates of Operation
- Jan 1 - Dec 31, 2019
- $25 Annual membership fee supporting trail maintenance. Trails are free to hike.