Activities Along the Southern Shore

Looking for an active outdoor get-a-way or a quiet place to relax and read a book while sitting along the shoreline? Either way, there's no shortage of activities and locations available to our guests. We're located in Calvert, NL, which is at the centre of the famed Southern Shore region. Calvert is 72 kilometres south of the provincial capital St. John's, 7 kilometres south of Cape Broyle, and 3 kilometres north of Ferryland.   Check out the gallery below, which features many of the activities that our guests have told us they love to do while visiting. Click on any image for more details. 

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Archaeological Digs

There are many archaeological sites to explore down the Southern shore including one in neighbouring Ferryland and one in Mistaken Point. The latter contains the oldest and largest known fossils of complex, multi-cellular organisms from 579-560 million years ago. Access by guided tour only, 1pm daily from the Edge of Avalon Interpretive Centre. Tour is 3-4 hours and includes a 6-km return hike ‘interpretive’ before ‘hike. Visit

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