Starting at $25 Per Person

Shipwreck Hike

Laurentian Legacy Tours
St. Lawrence

During World War II, three American naval ships were shipwrecked in a winter storm and miners from the nearby Newfoundland towns of St. Lawrence and Lawn rushed to the scene to rescue 186 oil-covered sailors. The USS Truxton and USS Pollux sank, killing 203 men, while the USS Wilkes eventually sailed away without any fatalities. Come to hear the full story. A museum visit combined with a guided hike to the scene. Along the trail you will hear the personal stories of the people and the history.

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Valid Jul 3 - Sep 30, 2019. Pre-booking is recommended.

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