Gros Morne National Park
Soaring fjords and moody mountains tower above a diverse panorama of beaches and bogs, forests and barren cliffs. Shaped by colliding continents and grinding glaciers, Gros Morne’s ancient landscape is a UNESCO World Heritage Site.
The Tablelands: See the Earth Naked
Don’t miss the internationally known Tablelands, a rare outcrop of the Earth’s mantle pushed skyward half a billion years ago. Explore on your own, with a guide or with the Parks app.
Winter activities in Gros Morne.
Spectacular scenery, spectacular snow, spectacular activities… Gros Morne in winter is a different place to explore. The west coast offers some of the best conditions for winter activities on the island of Newfoundland.
Cruise the freshwater fjord of Western Brook Pond
Behold the spectacular glacier-carved land-locked fjord, waterfalls cascading from 2000 feet that often turn to mist before reaching the pond, billion year-old cliffs, and frequent wildlife sightings.
Visiting Gros Morne National Park
Activities and experiences
Things to do, camping, hiking, interpretive tours, boat tours and visitor center's.
Plan your visit
How to get here, hours of operation, passes and permits.
Frontcountry, backcountry, oTENTiks, and Rustic cabins.
Tours and programs
Guided tours, programs, workshops, and learning experiences
Passes and permits
Seasonal and annual admission passes. Fishing, harvesting and snowmobile permits.
Safety and guidelines
Important bulletins, trail conditions, weather and avalanche conditions, seasonal safety, park regulations.
About Gros Morne National Park
Stewardship and management
Jobs, partners, film permits, research permits, public consultations, plans, and policies.
Nature and Science
Conservation and science, animals, plants, the environment, and research.
Telephone: (709) 458-2417
Hours of operation
Low season-Winter Oct. - May
Peak season-Summer May - Oct.
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