North of Gros Morne National Park things change. The road narrows and the towns are very small and far apart, and there is more of a sense of remoteness. Coming over rises in the road that allow a view farther ahead reveals seemingly endless forests of short, stubby evergreens, dotted with innumerable ponds and lakes.
|Rt. 430 north of Gros Morne|
|Port aux Choix Lighthouse|
|L'Anse aux Meadows: the reconstructed Norse settlement just right of center, the archaeological site a little nearer, and the modern town in the background to the left.|
|Reconstructed Viking outpost at L'Anse aux Meadows|
|A beautiful day in the town of L'Anse aux Meadows. Hard to believe they get 10 feet of snow here...|