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A good Place to Rest before the Next Leg of your Trip

We drove into Lewisporte not knowing where to stop. This park was right there and was the answer... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2017
Cottonelle
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Ottawa, Canada
Fun place to explore

The kids loved checking out the train and there's a great walking trail that leads to little... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2016
swim04
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Ottawa, Canada
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  • Average14%
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152 Main Street, Lewisporte, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
+1 709-535-2737
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Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

I grew up swimming in Woolfrey's Pond and walking around "the trail." In recent years the municipal park brought a managed beach area and changed where people swim. The pond is shallow and no longer holds it's position as a swimming hole for me as...More

4  Thank Jeff S
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Reviewed 13 September 2018

The train park has changed over the years. Back in the day, you could actually get into the train and explore but as with everything, someone had to ruin it for the rest of us. Nowadays you can view the train it from the outside....More

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Reviewed 27 September 2017

We drove into Lewisporte not knowing where to stop. This park was right there and was the answer! Here we could get out and stretch our legs and gather our thoughts. That is all we did!

1  Thank Cottonelle
Reviewed 10 August 2016 via mobile

The kids loved checking out the train and there's a great walking trail that leads to little rapids. Just watch the little ones as the train has rust spots. There are picnic tables however they are next to the busy road, not suitable for little...More

1  Thank swim04
Reviewed 9 August 2016 via mobile

I grew up swimming in Woolfrey's Pond and walking around "the trail." In recent years the municipal park brought a managed beach area and changed where people swim. The pond is shallow and no longer holds it's position as a swimming hole for me as...More

4  Thank Jeff S
Reviewed 2 August 2016 via mobile

Have visited here a couple of times. The train cars are preserved well and a nice part of NL history. There are some plaques near the train with info and the trail that runs behind is very easy and comes upon a nice stream in...More

3  Thank NPBHFX
Reviewed 24 July 2015

This is the perfect spot for a little rest, picnic or hike along the little river that flows behind the old train. Its a testament to the old railway we used to have in NL and kids seems to love it. Even a great place...More

1  Thank TravellingWilbury709
Reviewed 19 June 2015

We stayed 4 nights and we were just tenting it. On arrival our site had been given away but we could choose from several others which was great. No one hovered 7 bothered us it was very private & peaceful. We enjoyed the cabin for...More

2  Thank Cindy s
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