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Spurwink Island Path

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[Spurwink Island Path] [Spurwink Island Path]
Communities at Trailheads: South West River - Port Kirwan
Trailheads are approximately 96 KM from down town St. John's.
Path length: 17.1 KM (one way)
Estimated Hiking time: 7 to 9 hour(s)
Path difficulty: Difficult. Trail ratings explained.
Map: #15, #16. Maps and map sets available online.
Attractions: Several views of the Ferryland Lighthouse.

The enormous Berry Head sea arch.

Lady slippers, candlestick orchids and pitcher plants bloom in the marshes near the Aquaforte trailhead.
Trailhead North
(directions):
AQUAFORTE RIVER:
Heading south on Route 10, park in the lot near Hagan's Hospitality Home. Trailhead is through the parking lot.
GPS North: 47.0105, -52.9816
Trailhead South
(directions):
PORT KIRWAN:
Driving south on Route 10, turn left and drive 5km to Port Kirwan. Park at small church at end of community. Trailhead at rear of church.
GPS South: 46.9693, -52.9119
Current Path status: Path visible and passable, several blowdown blockages that are easy to get around, May 2016
Community Facilities: Gallows Cove Campsite on this path. No reservations. Primitive outdoor toilet.
License to occupy: E116109

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