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Deer Lake is all about salmon fishing and strawberries, both big and plentiful around here. Deer Lake lies on the #1 Trans-Canada Highway across Newfoundland, and is the exit point for all travellers heading to Gros Morne National Park, the islands Northern Peninsula, ferries to Labrador, the town of St Anthony and the L’Anse aux Meadows UNESCO World Heritage Site which protects the first viking settlement on North America.

Deer Lake Attractions

A-gem Golf Course

P.O. Box 558, RR2
Cormack, Newfoundland, A0K 2E0
(709) 635-7080
At the doorstep to Gros Morne. It offers every golfer 9 holes of challenging play, nestled in a quiet serene setting. Nature carved out the perfect pose. We added 5 par 4’s & 4 par 3’s.
From May 15 – Oct 01

Humber River Golf Club

P.O. Box 343
Deer Lake, Newfoundland, A0A 2E0
(709) 635-5955 fax: (709) 635-5110

Nine holes laid out along the Humber River. Challenging, with narrow fairways and wooded rough. Pro Shop, driving range, club rentals and licensed clubhouse.
From Jun 01 – Oct 31

Newfoundland Insectarium

P.O. Box 1379
Deer Lake, Newfoundland, A0K 2E0
(709) 635-4545 fax: (709) 635-4506

Multi-dimensional attraction featuring living & preserved insects, spiders, scorpions, etc., from around the world. Housed in beautifully reconstructed historical building next to Humber River. Gift shop, viewing deck, walking trails.
From Jan 01 – Dec 31

Roy Whalen Heritage Museum

P.O. Box 989
Deer Lake, Newfoundland, A0K 2E0
(709) 635-4440 fax: (709) 635-5103

An impressive facility displaying the history of communities in the Humber Valley. Exhibits on logging, agriculture, transportation and community life in the valley are a must to see.
Open from May 01 – Dec 31, daily 9 am to 8 pm. Admission $2, students with ID $1, children under 12 free.

Tours & Adventures

All Season Adventures

P.O. Box 1726
Deer Lake, Newfoundland, A0K 2E0
(709) 635-7172 fax: (709) 635-7172

Year-round access to educational and recreational adventures in Newfoundland, And Labrador. We specialize in guided, environmentally sensitive interpretive adventures in western Newfoundland, And southern and northern Labrador. Operates year-round

Funland Resort

Box 1, Site 16, RR#2
Deer Lake, Newfoundland, A0K 2E0
(709) 635-7372 fax: (709) 635-7099
Fully serviced RV Sites, heated swimming pool, water slide, bath/shower, RV service building with showers, dumping stations, playground, laundromat. 7 kms north of Deer Lake.
From May 24 – Sep 03

Newfoundland Outback On Horseback

P.O. Box 1388
Reidville, Newfoundland, A0K 2E0
(709) 635-5224

Horse riding outfitter offering backcountry tenting trips & lodge rides. Trail, pony, wagon, hay, carriage, sleigh rides. Educational tours and children’s camps. View the scenic Cache Rapids. Visit Newfoundland Pony “Shine.”
From Jun 01 – Sep 30

Upper Humber Tours

P.O. Box 16, Site 12, RR#2
Deer Lake, Newfoundland, A0K 2E0
(709) 635-5351 fax: (709) 635-5351

Salmon & trout fishing, snowmobiling, hiking, ice fishing, ATV tours, wildlife photography. etc. Clean, executive style lodge with 5 double bedrooms and ensuite bathrooms. Operates year-round

Onward Tours

P.O. Box 969
Deer Lake, Newfoundland, A0K 2E0
(709) 686-5333

Dogsledding and mountain biking treks. Explore Newfoundland’s rugged wilderness. Drive your own team of enthusiastic huskies! 5-Day, 2-Day, 1-Day and customized dogsledding treks with experienced guides. Summertime 5-day biking treks.
From Jun 01 – Oct 31

X-treme Back Country Adventures

P.O. Box 928
Deer Lake, Newfoundland, A0K 2E0
1-866-898-7363 fax: (709) 635-5709
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X-treme backcountry adventures. Full day & overnight. Backcountry snowmobile/ATV adventures; Gros Morne National Park tours; salmon fishing packages; house boat, ATV & snowmobile rentals; wildlife sightseeing tours. Operates year-round

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