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Newfoundland Day 17 – Ferry Day

Today, we ride almost nowhere, but we cover a lot of ground because we take the ferry from Newfoundland to Nova Scotia.

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Newfoundland Day 16 – Southwest Corner

Our last full day of riding on Newfoundland, with a forecast for rain, and a go/no-go decision on the last really scenic peninsula before we board the ferry tomorrow.

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Newfoundland Day 15 – Sunny West Coast

We travel down the Viking Trail that we traveled up two days ago, but this time we have a gorgeous sunny day.

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Newfoundland Day 14 – L’Anse aux Meadows

Today is short on ride and long on history because we wanted to spend lots of time at the L’Anse aux Meadows historical site.

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Newfoundland Day 13 – The Viking Trail

We ride the Viking Trail up the west coast of Newfoundland almost all the way to the top of the island.

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Newfoundland Day 12 – Botwood and Rocky Harbour

Today was basically a travel day, with a museum stop in Botwood at an old flying boat base used in the 1930-1950 era.

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Newfoundland Day 11 – Riding the Shore and Isles

We ride the “Road to the Shore” and the “Road to the Isles” (Newfoundland loves naming their roads creatively).

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Newfoundland Day 10 – Bonavista and the Discovery Trail

Today we ride most of another named loop around another peninsula. It sounds repetitious, but it’s not.

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Newfoundland Day 9 – Baccalieu Trail

Leaving St. John’s, we explore the first northern-facing peninsula to the west.

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Newfoundland Day 8 – The Avalon Peninsula

Today we ride the Irish Loop, which traverses the coastline of the Avalon Peninsula in southeastern Newfoundland.

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