Gros Morne National Park

Visitors should take note that the buildings and grounds of Broom Point Fishing Premises are closed until mid-July 2023 due to necessary construction work and repairs.

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.

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.

Trek to the panoramic views atop Gros Morne Mountain’s summit

Trek to the top of Gros Morne Mountain, the park’s high point, on a challenging, one-day, 16-kilometre loop. Hike from lowland to alpine terrain amid wildflowers and wildlife, enjoying panoramic views from the summit. Mountain summit open July to late October.

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.

Contact us

Telephone: (709) 458-2417
Emergency: 1-877-852-3100

Hours of operation

Low season-Winter Oct. - May
Peak season-Summer May - Oct.
Complete schedule


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