Hiking in Newfoundland


The mountains of southwestern Newfoundland are a part of the Appalachian Mountain system which runs from Newfoundland  to northern Alabama. Here is a general definition of the Appalachian Mountains:

The Appalachian Mountains are a major mountain system extending from Newfoundland to Alabama which formed by the collision of ancestral North America and Europe during the Paleozoic Era.

International Appalachian Trail in Newfoundland - in development

Newfoundland Backcountry - Western Newfoundland oriented natural history and hiking information.

Canada's great national 15,000 km [9,000 mile] trail (presently under construction)
enters Newfoundland at Port aux Basques.

Trans Canada Trail

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