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Barachois Falls Hiking Trail

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Route 470, Rose Blanche-Harbour le Cou, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
+1 709-956-2540
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Good trail to a gorgeous waterfall

I hiked this trail on a May evening shortly before sunset. It is a gem. You need to look carefully... read more

Reviewed 9 June 2018
Badgerjim
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Augusta, Maine
Not expected to see

Relatives took us here while we were visiting for a few days. It is about 35/40 kms away from the... read more

Reviewed 30 May 2018
Damon A
,
Halifax, Canada
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Route 470, Rose Blanche-Harbour le Cou, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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Reviewed 9 June 2018

I hiked this trail on a May evening shortly before sunset. It is a gem. You need to look carefully for it on the road; It's not hard to miss. There is a gravel parking area and a sign describing the falls (though I still...More

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Reviewed 30 May 2018

Relatives took us here while we were visiting for a few days. It is about 35/40 kms away from the ferry terminal. the drive was nice. The trail to the falls is about 1.5kms and is in good condition, a mix of wooden walkways and...More

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Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

Another spot out of the path of the average traveler getting off the ferry, but a natural place to stop on your way to the Rose Blanche lighthouse, which you must see! This is a large natural waterfall found at the end of an easy...More

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Reviewed 19 September 2017

Barachois Falls Hiking Trail is located on the Granite Coast Scenic drive, Route 470 close to Rose Blanche-Harbour Le Cou and provides an easy, short walk to see the local scenery and Barachois Falls. The trail is mostly wooden boards and is fairly well maintained....More

Thank David B
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

this is a pretty spot to stop and walk to. it is on the way to Rose LeBlanche. it is not the wildest or tallest falls but the setting is lovely. there are also wild blueberries on the path.

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

take a stroll to the beautiful falls about a mile in...nice boardwalk relatively flat walk the whole way or just 1/2 you can see it from afar but the walk is worth it

Thank Barb F
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Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

Just a pull off on the side of the road with a sign for the falls. The walk is short and is on a combination of gravel path and boardwalk through some bog land. The falls can be seen from the road but it is...More

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Reviewed 15 August 2017

A beautiful waterfall in a gorgeous location. The entire area is a photo-op - not to be missed - and stunning flora and topography

Thank Dawn R
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Reviewed 2 July 2017

Easy hike, if you don't mind the bugs! Mostly boardwalk over bog, many interesting flowers and vistas.

Thank gstieb
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Reviewed 4 October 2016

The town has constructed an easy to navigate boardwalk that leads right to the falls. It's a short walk and worth the effort. We saw many pitcher plants and other interesting plants.

Thank Car0leWithAnE
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