Viking Hiking - the Birchy Nuddick Trail and Lacey's Trail at L'anse aux Meadows, Newfoundland

 

These 2 trails are short and can be easily done by walkers of almost all ages. The Birchy Nuddick trail is just over 2 km long and is at the Parks Canada National Historic Site at L'anse aux Meadows, Newfoundland. Lacey's trail starts from the road leading to Norstead (watch for the signs) and ascends to a small hill before descending either to Norstead or back to your car. It is 1.7 km to the lookout platform on top of the prominent hill. The trail head from the parking lot for the Birchy Nuddick is at 51 35.424 N and 55 31.995 W.  The start of Lacey's trail along the road to the community of L'anse aux Meadows is 51 35.682 N and 55 31.271 W.