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Great Weekend Getaway!

My husband and I backpacked into the green gardens campsites and pitched our tent on one of the... read more

Reviewed 27 September 2018
Kayla W
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Pasadena, Newfoundland, Canada
What an amazing, diverse hike...

The scenery changes dramatically during this hike. Be warned: you are not protected from the sun... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2018
kevincB7336QU
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Bedford, Canada
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Route 431, Trout River, Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
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All reviews wallace brook the loop parking lot great hike long hike well worth the effort hiking poles bring plenty of water coming back km return discovery center parks canada spectacular views the cliff moderate hike picnic tables volcanic rock
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Reviewed 27 September 2018

My husband and I backpacked into the green gardens campsites and pitched our tent on one of the platforms for the night. We enjoyed a beautiful sunset view over the ocean, a wet scenic small hike to the underwater cave and had breakfast with the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 18 September 2018

The scenery changes dramatically during this hike. Be warned: you are not protected from the sun for about half the trail, but when you reach the ocean, you understand why this place is called Green Gardens...just watch out for the sheep poop...!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 12 September 2018 via mobile

My daughter and I did this hike as we had heard from others it was the most scenic. The stairs going down were in very poor shape- some downright dangerous. When we got to the end there was poop everywhere- and I mean everywhere. Apparently...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 26 August 2018 via mobile

I did this hike in the morning and saw some of the best views in the park. As a mid 20s person who runs regularly, I thought it was so-so, but I understand how it can be difficult for some especially going back up or...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Shane S
Reviewed 13 August 2018

Well marked trail but lots and lots of steps - well worth the trip to the coast though where you can walk along the shore and see a few local sheep - which is apparently unusual for this part of Newfie.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 10 August 2018

This was a beautiful hike. This was our first hike during our Gros Morne vacation. Being experienced hikers, we underestimated this hike. We assumed it would be an easy hike. I would say its definitely moderate and more strenuous than we assumed. Hiking poles would...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Ramona106
Reviewed 8 August 2018

We set out on this hike in August. At the beginning, the trail runs through Tablelands type stones and has some markings to identify the trail (blue plastic tape wrapped around stones on the ground). In fact, they are not necessary on this section as...More

Date of experience: August 2018
1  Thank DROntario
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

This trail starts off flat and in the open. You srtart with a walk across the earth's mantel and then over a mountain ridge leading down to a wonderful vista. The path takes you to the cliffs over looking the ocean. Continue to walk along...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lisa S
Reviewed 19 July 2018

We hiked the Green Garden trail on 6/25/18. The TH has parking for 10 to 15 cars, a pit toilet, and no water. Heading to Trout River from Woody Point, the TH is on the right about 7 miles from the Discovery Center. The trail...More

Date of experience: June 2018
1  Thank Peter K
Reviewed 13 July 2018

This is a moderately challenging hike (9km return) with a modest incline across Tablelands-like terrain to start and then a long descent through meadow and forest (following mountain contours) to reach the beach/cliffs. The trip back is mostly uphill (and the most challenging part) but...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Tara W
3 August 2017|
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Response from Charles G | Reviewed this property |
Probably have to go back into Gros Morne which has several campgrounds.
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