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Great walking ... don't miss it!

If you like stunning scenery and great walking trails, don't miss Bay Roberts. It's an easy walking... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
AussiesLuvToTravel
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Canberra, Australia
Mad Rock, Bay Roberts NL Shoreline Walk

Mad Rock shoreline walk in Bay Roberts is a must do hike. The unpaved road down there can be a... read more

Reviewed 3 September 2018
gaildm
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cupids NL
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

If you like stunning scenery and great walking trails, don't miss Bay Roberts. It's an easy walking area, well-defined tracks and historic. We just kept taking photos - outstanding area. You really feel like you're on top of the world.

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Mad Rock shoreline walk in Bay Roberts is a must do hike. The unpaved road down there can be a little treacherous so take your time , and avoid the potholes. Your car will thank you! It is in the town of Bay Roberts but...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 25 August 2018

Didn't know what we'd do while staying in Clarke's Beach for a few days as part of our NL family adventure ... until we stumbled upon this walk. It was fantastic! Stunning scenery, challenging walk, history along the way. Was so great we went back...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank vancouverme
Reviewed 18 August 2018 via mobile

A1 hour drive from St. John’s, you’ll reach Bay Roberts. Awaiting you is the shoreline hiking trail. Breathtaking views and spectacular elevations. A fabulous way to spend a half day. A moderate effort trek.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Steve S
Reviewed 23 July 2018

Loved, loved, loved this hike. The views from the top of the trail are breathtaking! Hike is not too difficult. Saw a whale from the lookout area near the parking lot. Would definitely recommend this hike to anyone!

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Robin D
Reviewed 15 June 2018 via mobile

A worthwhile walk - not a difficult hike by any means. The views at the end and of the Mad Rocks are gorgeous so well worth the walk.

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Jessica G
Reviewed 29 May 2018

Located in scenic Bay Roberts this trail is amazing. The peace and feeling you get walking this trail is what makes it amazing. Yes it's long but worth it even if you do so much at a time you will enjoy it ..a definite trail...More

Date of experience: May 2018
2  Thank SexyLadies50cent
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

I was really impressed with the Madrocks hike! Only problem was completing the trail, we ended up walking on the road for a fair ways getting back to our car. I would definitely come back here. Beautiful area

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank Maria R
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Lots of hikes along the Shoreline Trail. Park at French Bay and explore the old shale root cellars, some of which are still in use. Then drive to the end of the road to see the three sisters, rocky crags with a staircase to the...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Lesterbeach
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Great hike. Not too strenuous and oh so gorgeous. Spectacular views. If I lived near it, I would walk it daily.

Date of experience: August 2017
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Response from Alick T | Reviewed this property |
It all depends on any side trails you want to take. This is a loop. We easily spend 3 hours to complete the loops, checking out the viewpoints, cliffs and strange rocks. People can do it in 75 mins too.
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