Gros Morne National Park

Gros Morne National Park

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Things to Do

From Hiking, Boat Tours, Culture Events, Parks Canada Interpretive Sites, and getting active on the water, there’s something for everyone in Gros Morne National Park




Areas of unusual and inspirational beauty often lure artists, musicians and writers, and Gros Morne National Park is no exception. 

List of Festivals in Gros Morne

There is a wide variety of fun experiences around Gros Morne, from Boat and Zodiac tours, sea kayaking, and paddleboarding, to guided hikes, and food and cultural tours

List of Experiences

Gros Morne National Park offers some of the best hiking in Canada, with something for everyone; from the backcountry Long Range Traverse to the difficult Gros Morne Mountain, or a simple coastal stroll on the coastal trail. 

Hiking Trails 

Getting Here

Newfoundland & Labrador is a large province, with Gros Morne National Park located on the western portion.  The park is about an hour’s drive from Deer Lake Airport, or four hours from Port Aux Basque, and the Marine Atlantic Ferry. It takes roughly 8-9 hours to drive from Port Aux Basque to St. Anthony (north), or St. John’s (east), be sure to budget enough time, or focus on one region in your travel plans.  It can take over two weeks to really enjoy all of Newfoundland, at least 5 days to really enjoy Gros Morne. 

Flying - Deer Lake Airport

Ferry - Marine Atlantic

With flights from Air Canada, West Jet, Swoop, Flair, and PAL to Canadian major centers, Deer Lake Airport has you covered for travel to Western Newfoundland.

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Fly to Eastern Canada and points beyond

Regular year-round passenger service to and from Deer Lake Regional Airport. Connections available to worldwide destinations through Air Canada’s extensive Star Alliance route network.

  • Daily to and from Montreal
  • Daily to and from Halifax
  • Daily direct to and from Toronto

Service is increased on most routes during the busy summer season or at periods during the year when traffic demand is high.

Flight information and reservations:

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Direct service to Ontario

Regular flights to Kitchener-Waterloo.
Service begins in June 2022.

Flight information and reservations:

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Newfoundland & Labrador’s regional airline

Regular daily flights to destinations in:

  • Newfoundland and Labrador (Deer Lake, Gander, St. John’s, Goose Bay, Wabush)
  • Northern Labrador (in partnership with Air Borealis)
  • Nova Scotia (Halifax)
  • New Brunswick (Fredericton and Moncton)
  • Quebec
  • Ontario (Ottawa)

Flight information and reservations:

Swoop - Hamilton International Airport
Direct flights to sun destinations

Service beginning late spring 2022.

Direct flights to Deer Lake available from:

  • Toronto
  • Hamilton
  • Edmonton

Flight information and reservations:

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Fly to Eastern Canada and points beyond

Seasonal service with direct flights to and from Toronto (April – October).

Service during the busy summer tourism season is increased to twice daily with convenient connections through Toronto to the extensive WestJet route network.

Flight information and reservations:

With daily crossings from Sydney, Nova Scotia to Port Aux Basque, NL, and Argentia, NL, Marine Atlantic can take all you need for your next trip to Newfoundland.

North Sydney, NS to Port Aux Basque, NL
Daily departing 11:45 a.m. & 11:15 p.m.

Port Aux Basque, NL to North Sydney, NS
Daily departing 11:45 a.m. & 11:45 p.m.

Rental Cars

Five major car rental agencies are located at the Deer Lake Regional Airport.

Avis Car and Truck Rental
Telephone:  1-709-635-5010
Reservations:  1-800-879-2847

Budget Car and Truck Rental
Telephone:  1-709-635-3211
Reservations:  1-800-268-8900

Enterprise Rent-A-Car
Telephone: 1-709-635-4667
After Hours: 1-709-635-4668
Worldwide: 1-800-736-8222


National Car and Truck Rental
Telephone: 1-709-635-3282
Reservations:  1-800-227-7368

Hertz Car Rental
Telephone: 1-709-635-8211
Reservations: 1-800-263-0600

Leading car rental marketplace, RelayRides, rebrands as Turo

Turo Rental Car App
Launching Spring 2022


Continuing Your Trip