Yesterday, we spent a second day in St Anthony. We started by going to the Grenfell Historical Society. Grenfell was a doctor, missionary, and sportsman with the Mission to the Deep Sea Fishers. He was the movig force behind establishing the health service, industrial development, and so many other things in Northern Newfoundland and Labrador. It was very interesting but it went on at length about how poor the people were. I could not help but think to myself tha...
The Bear and Trapper
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So today was our first day on the Northern Tip of Newfoundland. We started the day with a boat tour. We saw an abandonded outport. Sevel icebergs... one that we found particularly large. Trapper ws particularly amazed by the iceberg. We saw eagles including a baby. We saw a moose and her baby moose. It was certainly the highlight. We then went out to L'Anse Aux Meadows. This was the site where the vikings setup their colony around 1000AD. I had not heard unti...