• The Manuels River Experience…

    Visit us and discover the amazing geology and natural history of our protected trilobite fossil site near Conception Bay South, Island of Newfoundland, NL, Canada. Explore one of the oldest river systems in North America as you traverse over 6 km of our picturesque river valleys.

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    We Got ‘Em!

    TrilobiteTrilobites are extinct animals that lived in ancient oceans, including the part that became Manuels River. See them for yourself on a guided hike!

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    Starting January 2017, opening hours at the Manuels River Hibernia Interpretation Centre will change.

    Front Desk and Gift Store: Open every day from 9:30am to 5:00pm.
    Exhibits: Open Wednesday to Sunday from 9:30am to 5:00pm. Closed Monday and Tuesday.
    Café: Open Monday to Friday from 8:00am to 5:00pm. Open Saturday and Sunday from 9:00am to 5:00pm.

    Effective Friday, December 9, the trails at Manuels River are closed for the winter season.

    The trails are not maintained during the winter months and can be snow covered and slippery in sections due to ice conditions. Please use at your own discretion.

    Please note that the Beaver Bridge to the T’Railway section shown below is still closed as a construction zone.