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Best trails in St. John's

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Looking for a great trail near St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador? AllTrails has 27 great hiking trails, trail running trails, mountain biking trails and more, with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers, and nature lovers like you. You'll also find some great local park options, like La Manche Provincial Park or East Coast Trails (Newfoundland). Just looking to take a quick stroll? We've got 16 easy trails in St. John's ranging from 0.6 to 6 miles and from 62 to 672 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you'll be out on the trail in no time!
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Map of trails in St. John's
Top trails (27)
#1 - Sugarloaf Path
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
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Length: 9.6 mi • Est. 6 h 39 m
Sugarloaf Path is a 9.6 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as difficult. The tShow more
#2 - Signal Hill via North Head Trail
Signal Hill National Historic Site
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Length: 2.1 mi • Est. 1 h 11 m
The trail offers views of St. John's Harbor and the rugged Newfoundland coastline. Be prepared for lots of stairs.Show more
#3 - Cape Spear Path: Maddox Cove to Herring Cove
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
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Length: 6.5 mi • Est. 2 h 43 m
Cape Spear Path: Maddox Cove to Herring Cove is a 6.5 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada that offers scenic views. The trail is ratedShow more
#4 - Cape Spear
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
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Length: 5.4 mi • Est. 2 h 48 m
Cape Spear is a 5.4 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily uShow more
#5 - Deadman's Bay Path
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
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Length: 13 mi • Est. 7 h 17 m
Deadman's Bay Path is a 13 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada that features beautiful wild flowers and is rated as difficult. The traShow more
#6 - Shoal Bay Road to Spout Path
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
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Length: 13 mi • Est. 7 h 22 m
Shoal Bay Road to Spout Path is a 13 mile point-to-point trail located near St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada that offers scenic views and is rated as moderate. The trail is primarily usedShow more
#7 - Freshwater Bay
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
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Length: 3.1 mi • Est. 1 h 38 m
A downhill hike from the parking lot. Links up with the East Coast Trail at the end. Very rocky and wet, boots with good traction are recommended.Show more
#8 - Burma Road Trail
Signal Hill National Historic Site
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Length: 2.2 mi • Est. 1 h 13 m
Burma Road Trail is a 2.2 mile lightly trafficked loop trail located near St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada that features a lake. The trail is good for all skill levels and is primarily usShow more
#9 - Quidi Vidi Lake Loop
St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 1 h 5 m
Quidi Vidi Lake Loop is a 2.4 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primaShow more
#10 - Maddox Cove to Cape Spear
East Coast Trails (Newfoundland)
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Length: 7.4 mi • Est. 3 h 29 m
Maddox Cove to Cape Spear is a 7.4 mile moderately trafficked point-to-point trail located near St. John's, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada that features a great forest setting and is rated as moderShow more
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