Fisherman's Landing Inn
Travel Blogs from Rocky Harbour
... Cove. Had some wings and fries on the ferry. Planning on pushing to Gros Morne tonight. Looks like trying to see ice bergs would require an additional 2 or 3 days. Things are not necessarily close together in Newfoundland. It's starting to get to that point in the trip where it would be really easy to extend for a week or a month. Going to have to consider this a recce for a future adventure. Very thick fog was we approach Port Aux Basques. Was advised ...
... would only catch as much as you could preserve and store. No point spending time catching fish that will go to waste. In addition to this the fishermen had smaller boats, which meant they couldn’t go too far from shore and also could only fish for around five months of the year, over the summer when the weather is better.
All this resulted in sustainable fishing for the last 500 years and whilst not a rich existence, certainly one suitable ...
... for both parks and campers.
hiking trails but locals still prefer street walking.
- Trout River Campground August 4-6:
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- Old Man ...
... had never been here before. It was a cool, damp and
rainy day as we trekked up the Cabot Trail. It did not dampen our spirits
though. We stopped at a few of the artisans along the way, had lunch at The
Clucking Hen, and headed home, where we are now safely ensconced, and looking
forward to our next adventure – Guatemala and Belize, stay connected, ya’ll.
... They sell out fast so if you want to go reserve early. It was a fun night of traditional Newfoundland music and comedy.
Tuesday morning arrived with a big plate of blueberry pancakes, ham and baked beans. I think I might explode!
Len met up with Steve a firefighter from Deer Lake to try some salmon fishing with his flyrod. You have to have a guide to fish with and Steve was the man. The rivers are quite low this year and many of them are closed to fishing. ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Fitness/Health center
- Free parking