2010 Places People and Events

A list of people, places and events we would like to see during our cruise.

Please use the Comments below to add suggestions.

Places, events, and people to visit in our 2010 sail from Rimouski to the top of Labrador.

  • Mingan Archipelago National Park: beautiful scattering of some thirty limestone islands and more than 1000 granitic islets and reefs
  • Harrington Harbour
  • Blanc Sablanc, terminus of coastal boat from sept Iles and road North to Cartwright and Goose Bay. Ferry two to three times a day to NewFoundland.
  • Gros Morne National Park: Rugged beauty and varied geography. UNESCO World Heritage Site amid Newfoundland’s wild natural beauty.
  • Forteau
  • L’ Ance aux Meadows: Only authenticated Viking settlement in North America, St. Anthony, Newfoundland and Labrador
  • Norstead: Viking Living History ATTRACTION: L’Anse aux Meadows, Newfoundland, Canada
  • Red Bay: Basque whaling site
  • Battle Harbour; former capital of Labrador, living museum town of a way of life long gone.
  • Cartwright. the end of the road. No road transport North of here.
  • Black Tickle
  • Makovik
  • Postville
  • Hopedale
  • Natuashish
  • Nain, northernmost community in Labrador.  No scheduled air or ferry traffic North of here.
  • Hebron Mission: former Moravian’s mission buildings
  • Parks Canada, base camp, St. John’s, Saglek Fiord. Get an introduction to the park here.
  • Torngat Mountains National ParkThe spectacular wilderness of this National Park comprises 9,700 km2 of the Northern Labrador Mountains natural region.
  • MacLean Straight; separates Labrador Sea and Ungava Bay, 2 miles long and narrow.
  • Cape Chidley,  Nunavut.

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