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Address: Route 435 | Cape Norman, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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I grew up in the area of Cape Norman. I brought my family here for the first time. They all loved it. The kids said they wanted to see whales and when we went to the Cape that's... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 29 August 2016
Darrell D
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

I grew up in the area of Cape Norman. I brought my family here for the first time. They all loved it. The kids said they wanted to see whales and when we went to the Cape that's what they got to see. Best place to go for whales in the area. I will always love this place.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 August 2016

It was a bit difficult getting to the lighthouse. You have to drive far over a gravel road. Keep driving to the end; there is a parking lot right near the lighthouse. There is also a gazebo and a walking trail. The surrounding ecosystem is a rare limestone barren, so visitors should stay on the trail so as not to... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016

I visited on a rainy day. This area has a path that is well-marked to keep visitors off the rare plants. The flowers are beautiful. When I got up on the flat area around the lighthouse, I saw a blow. Over the course of the next hour, I saw about 15 humpbacks. It was windy and cold, but well worth... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2015 via mobile

Cape Norman is a very barren area, the wind is cold and strong. Dress warm. BUT, we were extremely fortunate to see several Minke whales playing off the peer at Cape Norman.

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