Western Newfoundland DMO Travel Trade Profile Travel Trade Regional Profile January 2019

Travel Trade L'Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site Welcome to WESTERN NEWFOUNDLAND  Photo Courtesy Newfoundland Labrador Tourism At Your Service  The Western Newfoundland Destination Management Organization (DMO) provides tour operators with familiarization tour planning, itinerary design and marketing support Laura Barry Walbourne Visit us online Director Travel Trade & Media Relations NewfoundlandLabrador.com/Western Office: (709) 639-9260 Mobile: (709) 632-4641 GoWesternNewfoundland.com laura@gowesternnewfoundland.com 2nd Floor Commerce Court 50 Main St. Corner Brook A2H 1C4 Uniquely Western What's New Regional Highlights An average 16 feet of annual, natural snowfall, translating into the best alpine skiing and snowboarding east of the Rocky Mountains An extension of the International Appalachian Trail with fjords, mountains and rugged coastlines An unique indigenous history spanning 6 000 years at Port au Choix National Historic Site Frequent port of call for most major cruise lines Gros Morne National Park, UNESCO World Heritage Site: Tablelands, half a billion years old, one of the few places on Earth to view the mantle Hundreds of kilometers of groomed and backcountry snowmobile trails L'Anse aux Meadows National Historic Site: 1000 year old Viking Site Longest iceberg viewing season in the province along Iceberg Alley Red Bay UNESCO World Heritage Site in nearby Southern Labrador The highest concentration of moose in Newfoundland The Northern Peninsula - the longest season in the province to view whales and dolphins - 22 different species! 2 Canadian Signature Experiences: Quirpon Island Lighthouse Inn & Western Brook Pond Fjord Boat Tour Tablelands Soft Adventure, Transportation & Experiences Birding by Season - facebook.com/birdingbyseason Buckle Charters - fleet expansion bucklecharters.com Linkum Tours - FIT Program St. John's to Quirpon Island linkumtours.com Parks Canada Discovery Centre - New Geological Exhibits pc.gc.ca/en/pn- np/nl/grosmorne/activ/decouverte-tours/dc Port aux Basques Marine & Resettled CommunitiesTours - portauxbasquesmarineexcursions.com/ Rotary Arts Centre - rotaryartscentre.ca Rugged Edge ATV & RV Touring - ruggededge.ca/ Screech-Ins & Traditional Dinners at the Royal Canadian Legion, Branch 13 facebook.com/royal.legion.79/ Shears' Bus Service - new 36 passenger coach shearsbus.ca Tea House Trails & Tales - Grenfell Heritage Properties grenfell- properties.com/about_tea_house_hill.php#rightcoltop Theatre Newfoundland - New build 2019 theatrenewfoundland.com Taste of Gros Morne Food Tours - tasteofgrosmorne.com NL Stone Gardens - nlflagstone.com Wild Gros Morne - wildgrosmorne.com Accommodations & Culinary News Appalachian Chalets & RV Park - www.facebook.com/appalachianchaletsrv/ Augustus Jane Inn - www.augustusjaneinn.com Galliott House B&B - https://www.facebook.com/thegalliotthouse/ Hampton Inn - new build Deer Lake, opening 2019 Ocean View Hotel - Expansion 8 suites opening 2019 theoceanview.ca Old Saltbox Vacation Homes - 3 homes theoldsaltboxco.com Secret Cove Brewing Co - https://www.facebook.com/secretcovebrewing/ Tea by the Sea - https://www.facebook.com/mainlandnl/ The Nest - Linkum Tours http://www.linkumtours.com/ Tides Inn - new build 10 luxury rooms thetidesinn.ca Photo Courtesy Newfoundland Labrador Tourism