St John's Nearby: Deer Lake

Deer Lake is all about salmon fishing and strawberries, both big and plentiful around here. Deer Lake lies on the #1 Transportation-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.

Business listings for Deer Lake

Deer Lake Attractions

A-gem Golf Course
P.O. Box 558, RR2
Cormack, Newfoundland, A0K 2E0

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 fee.

Tours & Adventures

All Season Adventures
P.O. Box 1726
Deer Lake, Newfoundland, A0K 2E0
709-635-7172fax: 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.
From Jan 01 - Dec 31

Funland Resort
34 Veteran's Drive
Commack, Newfoundland, A8A 2P8
709-635 7227 1-888-265-7575

10 Fully-Contained 2 & 3 Bedroom Cabins, 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

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.
From Jan 01 - Dec 31

Onward Tours
P.O. Box 969
Deer Lake, Newfoundland, A0K 2E0

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

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.
From Jan 01 - Dec 31

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