- These coastal cliffs are a classic example of sedimentary rock.
- The colours here can be attributed to the rusting of iron-rich grains, volcanic ash, and chemical changes from ancient fluids.
- The trek to the Brook Point geosite offers many interest stops along the way including the King's Cove Lighthouse!
Discovery UNESCO Global Geopark - Brook Point
King's Cove, Bonavista Bay
Jan 1 - Dec 1
Treat yourself to this geosite after an enjoyable hike on the Lighthouse Trail in King’s Cove. The spectacular multi-coloured rock layers exposed at Brook Point serve as a breathtaking backdrop for photos or a picnic! Be sure to allow yourself time to truly appreciate the millions of years worth of sedimentary rock and the stark contrast between its layers.