Shallow Bay Motel & Cabins

193 Main Street, Cow Head, Newfoundland and Labrador, A0K 2A0, Canada | Motel
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Travel Blogs from Cow Head

This is a Pond?!

A travel blog entry by kveeti


... seems to be mostly hotels and B&Bs. There were also a few craft/souvenir stores, still open at 6:30 on a Sunday evening. We saw a few possibilities of places for breakfast and looked around the shops but there weren’t any floaty pens, of course.

Back at our cottage, I made tea and had cup after cup and we ate the scones. Couldn’t get an internet connection, so that was too bad.

It was a very good day, ...

Happy Birthday Matthew!

A travel blog entry by pierrette5


Our son is 28 today! Where does the time go....seems like only yesterday we brought our baby boy home and now he's all grown up and still making our hearts happy! The fog was rolling in this morning as we left Rocky Harbour. Our plan was to take a boat tour on Western Brook Pond to see the fjords! It's a 3.5 km hike over the peat bogs, through the trees, past Jack's Pond and along the shore of Long Steady! Once in ...

Exploring the Cow Head to Rocky Harbour area

A travel blog entry by dougandlynda


... over 6 weeks. Doug chatted with a lobster fisherman while I video-taped the seals watching us - check out the video!

The fishing exhibit consisted of a local fisherman's house that was donated to Parks Canada. Talk about going back in time! Linoleum covered the floors, tin coffee cups and a wringer washing machine occupied the front porch. Old tins of peanut butter and baking powder were on the counter and wool ...

If this is a pond...

A travel blog entry by dougandlynda


... north put us at the parking lot for the Western Brook Pond Tour, and after a 3 km walk into Western Brook Pond, we were all ready to board the boat. I wasn't sure where they were going to fit 86 passengers but everyone seemed to fit on okay. What a cruise down the 16 km of Western Brook Pond! Cliffs over 2000 feet in height towered up both sides of the pond, with waterfalls, rock slides ...

Gros Morne Kicked our Butts

A travel blog entry by krista.and.erik


... of us. Mom and Dad were clearly surprised. We didn’t even skim on breakfast: coffee, eggs on toast, banana. The key to waking up early and not being grumpy like a bear? Leave the bus curtains open! Rocket science.

It took about 40 minutes of driving back 60km inland from our peninsula and out again on the next peninsula (think fingers on a hand) to get to the starting point of the hike. Moan, you think? Actually, the drive was ...

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This motel, located on 193 Main Street, Cow Head, is near Western Brook Pond and The Tablelands.
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