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“Great scenery” 4 of 5 bubbles
Review of Cape Spear Lighthouse

Cape Spear Lighthouse
Ranked #2 of 91 things to do in St. John's
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St. John's, Canada
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“Great scenery”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 April 2014

There are hiking trails from Blackhead and Maddox Cove that you can take to Cape Spear. Great views up there. Lots of whales when I was there in July. Lots of stairs - good exercise! Lower areas from the parking lot are wheelchair accessible. Nice place for a picnic. Stay on the trails - the coastline is dangerous.

Visited July 2013
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“Whale Watching, Hiking the Trails”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2014

Great views for watching whales, nice easy trails for walking or just watching the waves come in. Caution; steep cliffs.

Be sure to bring a warm change of clothes and/or a rain protection as the weather can change quickly.

Visited July 2013
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“Cape Spear Lighthouse St. John's NL”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 April 2014

Great trip up the coast to Cape Spear. Lots of scenic views on the road. The hikes to the point and up the lighthouse are quite long for us flatlander s. Again the views are worth the effort. A must see/do in St. John's. Highly recommend.

Visited August 2013
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“Go there in June”
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 February 2014

It's nice we went during winter time and it was very calm and cold. Nothing is opened during winter so not possible to drink something.

Visited February 2014
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“A Must to visit!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 February 2014

Another place to visit with your out of town guests! Unfortunately, the tunnels were under lock and key, but that did not dampen our day! The view here is second to none! :)

Visited January 2014
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