Explore Deer Lake, Newfoundland and Labrador

No matter the time of year, Deer Lake and the surrounding area has something for everyone. Deer Lake offers many kilometers of groomed walking trails and a sandy beach; don’t forget your snowshoes in the winter! The crystal clear waters of Deer Lake offer great recreational opportunities such a swimming, kayaking and boating or lounging on the beautiful sandy beach. Top quality recreational facilities, community playgrounds and picturesque walking trails can all be found in the town.

Deer Lake

Deer Lake is truly a four season tourism destination. During the summer tourist and residents enjoy swimming, canoeing, kayaking, boating, and wind surfing on the crystal clear waters of the lake. Top quality recreational facilities, community playgrounds and picturesque walking trails can all be found in the town.

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Gros Morne National Park

Gros Morne National Park of Canada was designated a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 1987. It is an area of great natural beauty with a rich variety of scenery, wildlife, and recreational activities. Visitors can hike through wild, uninhabited mountains and camp by the sea. Boat tours bring visitors under the towering cliffs of a freshwater fjord carved out by glaciers.

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Marble Mountain Ski Resort

At Marble Mountain, we’re known for our challenging terrain, abundance of snow and short lift lines. Our vertical drop is the highest of any ski area in Atlantic Canada. Nearby Corner Brook is the snowiest city in Canada. And Newfoundlanders are known for being the friendliest people in the world.

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World Class Salmon Fishing

Deer Lake is home to the Humber River, globally recognized as one of the best salmon rivers in the world. Visitors to the area enjoy peace and tranquility while fishing on our uncrowded rivers for the largest salmon on the planet. Trophy salmon of 25 pounds or larger are frequently caught. Larger salmon are available here, and while fun to play are very difficult to land due their incredible stamina! The season is best from June through September.

Groomed Snowmobile Trails

Deer Lake is the provincial hub for snowmobiles. As a gateway to a fantastic network of groomed trails that take riders through mountains, valleys, and the world famous Gros Morne National Park.

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Newfoundland Insectarium

The Newfoundland Insectarium is a museum of nature featuring insects and arthropods from around the world. It houses thousands of live and mounted specimens including a butterfly garden, glass beehive, and ant colony.

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Humber River Golf Course

Named after the river that borders the course, Humber River Golf Club offers golfers of all levels a fun golfing experience amidst a tranquil and lush rural landscape. The spacious clubhouse offers views of the fourth and ninth greens from the balcony. Each hole is completely separate, with narrow fairways lined with spruce and fir trees. Humber River Golf Club is located near the Deer Lake Airport just off the Trans Canada Highway.

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