Join us by land, air or sea!
Gros Morne Fall Fest takes place in the picturesque town of Cow Head, on Newfoundland’s Great Northern Peninsula. The journey to Cow Head is as wondrous as the time that awaits, taking you through Gros Morne National Park of Canada – A UNESCO World Heritage site featuring towering mountains, rugged coastline and dramatic North Atlantic Ocean views. See below for information on how to join us, from near or afar.
If you are traveling by car, Marine Atlantic provides a drive-on, drive-off ferry service across the Cabot Strait from North Sydney, NS to Port aux Basques, NL. From there, you can drive through spectacular scenery, all the way to Cow Head via the Trans Canada Highway and along winding park roads.
If you are coming to Newfoundland via air travel, Deer Lake Airport (YDF) is 116 km from Cow Head. The airport is serviced by daily flights from Montreal, Toronto (May to October), Halifax, and St. John’s. The following airlines service Deer Lake:
By Bus and Taxi
The DRL Bus service runs daily between Port aux Basques and St. John’s (call 1-888-263-1854). From Deer Lake, local bus and taxi services include:
- Shears Bus Service, Rocky Harbour. Call 709-458-2315.
- Deer Lake Taxi (services Deer Lake Airport to Gros Morne). Call 709-635-2521.