Edge of Avalon Interpretive Centre

Portugal Cove South

Your gathering place for interpretive tours to experience the magic of Mistaken Point UNESCO World Heritage site. Step lightly on cliffs that vibrantly display some of the oldest fossils on earth. Hike to the historic Cape Race Lighthouse, home of the Myrick Wireless Interpretive Centre where the first distress signal form the Titanic was received. Immerse in ocean breezes, trickling brooks, wildlife, flora and fauna. Engage with locals for stories of life on this rugged and rich coastline.

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Washrooms/gift shop, first aid, Interac/Visa, interpretation, lookout viewing point/wildlife, lighthouse/walking trails/beaches and berry picking and watch caplin run all nearby,

Helpful Information

Admission by donation, visitors to Mistaken Point must register here and engage a guide.

Contact Information

Route 10 , Portugal Cove South
46.7126, -53.2576 (Download GPX)
May 15 - Oct 15
+1 (709) 438 1100
+1 (709) 438 1116


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