Cape Shore Trail  Hike Discovery Network 

Cape Shore



Route 230

Length: 3.5km

Difficulty: Easy

Highlights Coastal Hike, Bonavista Lighthouse, Puffins, Whales and Icebergs (during respective seasons)


The Experience


A 3.5 km trail along the coastline that runs parallel to the main road from the Town of Bonavista to the Cape. This trail provides one with a spectacular view of Bonavista Bay as you enjoy a leisurely walk on a marked trail to the Cape Bonavista Lighthouse. Along this route you can enjoy the rugged coast line while watching for birds and whales (in season). Stop for a picnic along the trail or at the John Cabot Municipal Park. 




Take Route 230 from the 239 turn off direction Bonavista.  Once in Bonavista, follow Confederation Drive (route 230) until you see the right hand turn onto Cape Shore Road. Continue on Cape Shore Road until you pass the Ocean View Cabins where a parking lot will be on your right. 


Download the Cape Shore Trail map at www.hikediscovery.com


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