Sleepy Cove to Lower Head Trail Loop

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Sleepy Cove to Lower Head Trail Loop is a 2.7 kilometer lightly trafficked loop trail located near Crow Head, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada that offers the chance to see wildlife. The trail is good for all skill levels and primarily used for hiking, trail running, and nature trips.

DISTANCE
2.7 km
ELEVATION GAIN
103 m
ROUTE TYPE
Loop

kid friendly

hiking

nature trips

trail running

views

wildlife

hiking
2 months ago

Pass the Pillow lava and granite that is exposed on the cliff face at Sleepy Cove. There are the remains of historic mining operation by Obediah Hodder. Author Dr. Martha Hickman Hild in her book Geology of NewFoundland has a chapter on Dunnage, Iapetus ocean floor and Islands which includes Sleepy Cove. History dating back 500 million years. There is also a great view of Crow Head. The hike and view allow one time to reflect and enjoy nature to its fullest.

trail running
1 month ago

hiking
11 months ago