Manuels River Interpretation Center Admission & Trail Access

Manuels River Interpretation Center Admission & Trail Access

From £4.92 per person

Explore the great outdoors, geology, and natural history at Manuels River Interpretation Centre, home to ancient trilobite fossils. No matter the season, discover interactive exhibits and hike the 6 kilometers (3.7 miles) of trails at your own pace.

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  • Learn about rare fossils and ancient geology at Manuels River
  • Explore fascinating and interactive exhibits at your own pace
  • Wander scenic hiking trails and visit the world-renowned fossil site
Full description
One of the most distinctive places in the world, Manuels River Valley boasts a fascinating geological history that goes back millions of years. Manuels River Interpretation Center is located an easy 20-minute drive from downtown St John's. Your admission includes access to the state-of-the-art interpretive center and the hiking trails. Learn about the rare 500 million-year-old trilobite fossils and the ancient geology of the area. Wander a picturesque 6-kilometer (3.7-mile) trail system to take in a rich variety of plant and animal life. There are two fossil localities at Manuels River, one on Ocean Trail East and one on Ocean Trail West. When you're ready for a rest, sit back and relax from your treetop view overlooking the river at the onsite cafe.
  • Admission to Manuels River Interpretation Center
  • Access to the exhibits and hiking trails
  • Local taxes
  • Free WiFi
  • Parking onsite
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Guide
  • Food or drinks
  • Snowshoe rental during winter (available onsite, CA$5.75 per pair)
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form

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    Meeting point

    Manuels River Hibernia Interpretation Centre, 7 Conception Bay Highway, Conception Bay South, Newfoundland, Canada. Check-in and present your GetYourGuide voucher at the admissions desk.

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    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes
    • Weather-appropriate clothing

    Know before you go

    •  Parts of the trails are wheelchair accessible and stroller friendly
    • Rental snowshoes are available onsite for a small additional cost during winter (CA$5.75 per pair, tax included)
    • Consider contributing to the conservation of this unique geological site by making a donation to the Manuels River Natural Heritage Society Inc on the checkout page
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