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Pistolet Bay Provincial Park

North off Highway 430, Raleigh, Newfoundland and Labrador A0K 4J0, Canada
+1 709-454-7570
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Can't get any closer to l'Anse aux Meadows - wonderful provincial park

We made the big push from JT Cheeseman to Pistolet Bay in anticipation of our visit to l'Anse aux... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
dcr1837
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Alexandria, Virginia
Nice stop for a picnic...camping available

Near Raleigh, which has some nice old buildings & close to L'Anse Aux Meadows. The picnic area was... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
SylRickTraveler
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North off Highway 430, Raleigh, Newfoundland and Labrador A0K 4J0, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We made the big push from JT Cheeseman to Pistolet Bay in anticipation of our visit to l'Anse aux Meadows. What a terrific campground. We had hot showers, reasonable priced laundry facilities and a "foul weather" kitchen (boy did we enjoy THAT!). And the drive...More

Thank dcr1837
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Near Raleigh, which has some nice old buildings & close to L'Anse Aux Meadows. The picnic area was nice although it was raining when we were there so didn't explore the area in detail. There is unsupervised swimming and a campground. There are pit toilets...More

Thank SylRickTraveler
Reviewed 26 September 2016

This Provincial Campground has good private sites however the pit privy washrooms are not well maintained. The one large wash house with showers and laundry is good, but could be cleaned or at least checked a bit more often. Moose freely wander this park so...More

Thank SchumacherJack
Reviewed 13 August 2016

Found the park to be clean and enjoyable. Vegetation very interesting. Comfort centre is clean and large, but shower heads put out very little water. No potable water for RV fill up.

Thank Mobydick20152015
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Closest provincial park to Lanse Aux Meadows and Raleigh. No services at the campsites. Clean, well maintained, quiet, private sites, clean comfort building with private shower rooms, fire pits, recycling box and lined garbage cans at each site, swimming beach with dock and change rooms....More

Thank L F
Reviewed 23 July 2016

We happened to be in Raleigh decided to see what the park had to offer. All that was there was a beach with a playground as well as a Provincial campground. The park attended even said there was nothing to see but they attended treatment...More

Thank Cinbrat
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Reviewed 29 September 2015 via mobile

Nice sites amid the Tuckamore. Clean comfort stations with showers and laundry. Great camping experience. Rugged scenery. Vista Burnt Cape while you are here.

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 16 August 2015 via mobile

Stayed two nights and had only booked one night. Found the staff at the front gate top notch and helpful. Stayed in site 21, open, airy, and a nice meadow behind the site to watch for moose. Found the campground location ideal after coming off...More

1  Thank clydesowner2003
Reviewed 16 August 2015

We stayed here in August, and we had a lovely time. The campground is built in and around a large marsh, and the comfort stations were not too far away like some of the other provincial parks we stayed at in Newfoundland. The main issue...More

1  Thank Liza2011
Reviewed 16 June 2015

A nice place to stop by in your car on the way to Burnt Cape park, lovely view but not too much to see.

Thank nicholas z
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