Newfoundland is "The Rock".Gotta take the ferry over to it.but worth the ride I'm told.Been out east 5 or 6 times ,but never made it to "The Rock" myself.LIKE SHADOW SAID BADDECK - GOT THERE LATE IN DAY AND STAYED IN MOTEL -WAS RAINING - DID LAUNDRY - WENT TO TOWN N GOT PIZZA ( DONT REMEMBER NAME BUT WAS ON RITE HEADIN NORTH ) GREAT FOOD ! RODE THE TRAIL -WAS IN MID 70'S SEPTEMBER AND SUNNY - DID SOME WHALE WATCHING ! ( BIG TURN OFF HAD BUSSES THERE ) CAN SEE BOATS COMING OUT MARINA'S TO TAKE PEOPLE WATCHING - TAKE SOME BINOCS UNLESS YOUR AN EAGLE RODE TRAIL WEATHER WAS PERFECT UNTIL I GOT BACK TO ROOM - THEN POURED AGAIN . LEFT NEXT MORNING WAS GETTING COOLER N SLIGHT DRIZZLE . BELEIVE NICKNAME IS " THE ROCK ". WAS TOLD TO DRIVE DOWN TO LITTLE VILLAGES ( THERES LOOP ROADS ) HAD TO WATCH ROAD HOLES 4: AND REALLY COULDNT SPEND TIME SITE SEEING ! SUPPOSED TO BE GREAT SEAFOOD PLACES THERE ! ( I'M A BURGER GUY ) GOOD LUCK PRETTY COUNTRY . MAKE SURE YOU HAVE GAS WHEN YOU START OUT . MILES = SMILES
The Rock is a great trip. Beautiful scenery, and amazing people. But it's far more than just a ferry ride. It's a complete vacation itself.Newfoundland is "The Rock".Gotta take the ferry over to it.but worth the ride I'm told.Been out east 5 or 6 times ,but never made it to "The Rock" myself.