Ales and tales

Signal Hill National Historic Site


  • Schedule: Offered in July and August, every Tuesday and Friday at 12:30 pm.
  • Cost: $50 per person
  • Location: Program begins at Ladies' Lookout Trail
  • Trail terrain: This walking experience takes you on a trail that has irregular terrain, steep sections, and some stairs.
  • Maximum of 15 participants per program.
  • Participants must be 19 years of age or older.
  • Participants are recommended to meet at the Visitor Centre at 11:30 am for orientation and payment.

An experience for the eyes, ears, and taste buds!

Beginning at the summit of Signal Hill, walk the Ladies’ Lookout Trail with a Parks Canada interpreter. Learn about the Battle of Signal Hill, life of military soldiers who lived here, and how they too enjoyed a brew back in the day.

Take a break for a sip at scenic Cuckhold’s Cove before continuing to Quidi Vidi village where you will sample local craft beer and enjoy a fine pub meal at Quidi Vidi Brewery; the province’s largest craft brewery.

To book:

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In person: This experience can be purchased at the Visitor Centre on Signal Hill.

For more information, please contact the Visitor Centre at 709-772-5367.

Please note, bookings are made on a first come first serve basis and space is limited.

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