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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 28 September 2017
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 11 August 2016
Ottawa, Canada
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152 Main Street, Lewisporte, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
+1 709-535-2737
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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

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 28 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!

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank Cottonelle
Reviewed 11 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

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank swim04
Reviewed 10 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

Date of experience: August 2016
4  Thank jeffsQ3887NE
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

Date of experience: August 2016
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

Date of experience: July 2015
1  Thank TravellingWilbury709
Reviewed 20 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

Date of experience: June 2015
2  Thank Cindy s
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