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Headed north to Twillingate. What a wonderful trip. Weather was great and it was fascinating to come upon little village after little village clinging to the edges of rock. In order to get to Twillingate, I think you have to actually go on three islands. There is one called Cottle's island. Then you go on a short causeway to Chapel Island, on …
... going to take us a while but we had all day and planned to stop on the way at a Salmon Interpretation Centre near Grand Falls-Windsor. I had read about it and as I knew they closing down 'mid September' had emailed them to find out if they were still open to visitors. With an email back almost straight away saying they were open 9-5 until the end of the week, we headed there.
The arrival to the Salmon Centre was quite spectacular, driving ...
... enormous amount of fishing history to be learned here! Wonderful place to visit! Named 'Prime Berth' as this was what the cod fishers hoped they would get in the cod lottery.....the best spot to drop their cod traps! The museum also has Captain Dave's father's fishing stage, that he towed across the sea to use at the heritage site! They also have a live video feed from an underwater camera set about a hundred feet off shore, so you can ...
... calm and Bogie
enjoyed being on deck with us. We toured all the towns on the island,
climbed Brimstone Head which is one of the four pillars of the Earth,
saw whales then dined on Cod and chips for lunch. With no good random
campsites found, we boarded the last return ferry and headed for
Dildo Run Provincial Park so we could complete the circle – ...
... which has been fenced off with solar panels all along the side and signs stating that this is a Moose Detection Zone. Since we are on the highway we take a short detour to visit a Tim Hortons as we have not had a doughnut for 4 days and we didn't have any breakfast either. Finally arrived in Twilingate to a lot of traffic after they had just finished a street parade due to the Fun, Fish and Folk festival - the biggest in ...
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