Thrombolites Walking Trail, Flower's Cove

#12 of 61 in Trails in Newfoundland
Hiking Trail · Nature / Park
Thrombolites Walking Trail is located in Flower's Cove. Plan to visit Thrombolites Walking Trail during your Flower's Cove vacation using our convenient Flower's Cove trip itinerary website.
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  • This stop is near the Viking Trail. Thrombolites are huge bun shaped formations which are 650 million year old fossil structures formed of remnants of bacteria and algae. The only other place to...  more »
  • Interesting break from the Viking Trail drive. Very unique and well described. Nice facilities. The harbor is attractive and the adjacent path is nice.  more »
  • Thrombolites are extremely rare fossil structures that are only found in a few places around the globe. This trail takes you over Marjorie Bridge and onward to a community of primitive lifeforms that will be sure to astound. If you're lucky, you'll even see icebergs in the distance. A wonderful spot to stretch your legs, don't pass it up!
  • I like geology and this was something I've never seen before. There was some descriptive signage and a good path. You could park closer than where they suggest though. There is a church lot within 150m.

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