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Caplin Bay Path

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[Caplin Bay Path] [Caplin Bay Path]
Communities at Trailheads: Calvert - Ferryland
Trailheads are approximately 79 KM from down town St. John's.
Path length: 5.2 KM (one way)
Estimated Hiking time: 2 to 3 hour(s)
Path difficulty: Easy. Trail ratings explained.
Map: #13, #14. Maps and map sets available online.
Path Description: Pleasant woods walk with several access points, a farm meadow crossing, and a section of elevated old railway track with views.
Attractions: Stoney beach access at Deep Cove and Ferryland

Views of Lance Cove and the Ferryland islands

Side trail up the Gaze for view of Ferryland harbour, downs, and lighthouse
Trailhead North
Driving south on Route 10, continue 1km past Power's Store in Calvert. Park on your left (east) at the ECTA parking area, just before a set of Canada Post mailboxes also on the east side of Route 10.
Parking & walking directions to Trailhead North: Trailhead is at the ECTA parking area.
GPS North: 47.0536, -52.9064
Trailhead South
Route 10 to Ferryland. Turn into the Colony of Avalon lot.
Parking & walking directions to Trailhead South: Parking at rear of the Colony of Avalon lot. Trailhead is across Route 10, just south of the Colony building and passes an old cemetery up the hill.
GPS South: 47.0213, -52.8799
Current Path status: Visible and passable May 2016
Community Facilities: Colony of Avalon Interpretation Centre, an active archeological dig site with tours and museum, Ferryland

Ferryland has several restaurants and a grocery store
License to occupy: E116109

Communities & Sponsored Businesses near this Path

All communities may have amenities such as accommodations, small convenience stores, restaurants, etc. Start planning your East Coast Trail adventure by supporting the businesses that support the trail! For further services and information about the communities please visit the Community Websites and Travel Planning sections on our links page.

[Aunt Jean's Place] Aunt Jean's Place
Community: Ferryland
Trailhead North: Caplin Bay Path
Trailhead South: Sounding Hills Path
[Lighthouse Picnics] Lighthouse Picnics
Dining and Picnics
Community: Ferryland

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