Terra Nova National Park

Explore the wonder of Canada’s most easterly national park. Terra Nova is a magical place where the land and sea compete for your attention, where the island boreal forest reveals its secrets as you hike a trail, and where you can experience an evening of theatre under the stars.

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Camp your way

Nestled in an old growth forest with the Atlantic Ocean lapping the edges, Terra Nova offers some of the best camping in Newfoundland.

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Take a hike

Lace up your boots for 80 km of hiking trails to explore.

a blue, starry sky with some silhouette trees

Discover the dark side

Experience the night sky as Newfoundland’s earliest peoples did in this dark sky preserve.

Visiting Terra Nova National Park

Activities and experiences

Things to do, camping, hiking, paddling, tours and programs, fishing and visitor centre.

Plan your visit

How to get here, hours of operation, passes and permits, and red chair locations.


Frontcountry, backcountry, and oTENTiks.

Tours and programs

Guided walks, junior naturalist, evening programs, special days, school programs, and more.

Passes and permits

Daily visitor fees, camping and program fees, and more. Free admission for youth.

Safety and guidelines

Weather conditions, emergency contacts, hiking tips, camping tips, and wildlife.

About Terra Nova National Park

Nature and science

Moose management, fire management, species at risk, dark sky preservation, and monitoring.

Stewardship and management

Park management, important bulletins, and contact information.

Contact us

Telephone: 709-533-2801
Email: pc.infopnterra-nova-terranovanpinfo.pc@canada.ca

Hours of operation

May 17 to October 13, 2024

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