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Coverage:
Roughly, from the east side of the Northern Peninsula to Cape Freels North.

Explicit inclusions:
Hare Bay, Chimney Bay, Canada Bay, White Bay, Notre Dame Bay, Bay of Exploits, Hamilton Sound, Fogo Island.

Chimney Bay and Canada Bay. Roddickton to Englee. Notes.
Ed note: On the east side of the Northern Peninsula.
Source: Redmond, Kevin and Dan Murphy. A Guide to Sea Kayaking in Newfoundland and Labrador. Nimbus Publishing, Halifax (2003).
Route description: Roddickton (Rte 433), Chimney Bay, (Northeast Arm and Beaver Arm; not mentioned), Caster Cove, Northwest Arm; side trip to Salt Water Pond and Cloud River mouth; Canada Bay, Englee (Rte 433).
Title at source: Chimney Bay / Canada Bay: Roddickton to Englee.

Conche area. Notes.
Ed note: East side of the Northwest Peninsula.
Source: Redmond, Kevin and Dan Murphy. A Guide to Sea Kayaking in Newfoundland and Labrador. Nimbus Publishing, Halifax (2003).
Route descriptions:
1. Rte 434, Martinique Bay, Latin Point, Conche, Chest Head, Cape Fox, Maurice’s Cove (not found at Toporama), Frauderesse Point, Truite Point, Northeast Crouse, Biche Arm, Cape Rouge Harbour, Crouse Harbour (and Southwest Crouse?).
2. ... , east side of Conche Peninsula, hazardous crossing to Rouge Island; longer crossing to Groais Island (and Grey Islands) and/or Bell Island; return.
3. ... , Frauderesse Point, Gronde Point, Cape Rouge, Pyramid Point, Pillier Bay (road egress), hazardous continuation to Croque (road egress).
Title at source: Conche Peninsula.

Hamilton Sound. Boyd’s Cove to Fogo Island. Notes.
Location: East of Twillingate.
Source: Redmond, Kevin and Dan Murphy. A Guide to Sea Kayaking in Newfoundland and Labrador. Nimbus Publishing, Halifax (2003).
Route description: Boyd’s Cove (Rte 340), Chapel Island, Inspector Island, Curtis Causeway, Dunnage Island, Beaver Cove, Port Albert, Farewell Harbour, Farewell Head, Dog Bay Islands, Indian Islands, Blundon’s Island, Fogo Island.
Title at source: Boyd’s Cove to Fogo Island.

Hamilton Sound. Farewell Harbour to Fogo Island. Notes.
Location: East of Twillingate.
Source: Murphy, Dan; Jim Price and Kevin Redmond. Canyons, Coves and Coastal Waters; Choice Canoe and Kayak Routes of Newfoundland and Labrador. Breakwater, St John’s (1996).
Route description: Farewell Harbour (Port Albert Peninsula), Man-of-War Cove (not any of the six at Toporama; from the description, the bay west of Stag Harbour); you're on your own from here on.

Hare Bay. Main Brook to MacGray Island; return. Notes.
Source: Redmond, Kevin and Dan Murphy. A Guide to Sea Kayaking in Newfoundland and Labrador. Nimbus Publishing, Halifax (2003).
Route description: Rte 423, Main Brook; side trip to Burnt Village and Prince Edward Bay; Pradet Island, Louisa Island, Shoal Arm, Shoal Arm Island, American Tickle, Indre Point, Little Spring Inlet, MacGray Island; return.
Title at source: Main Brook to Hare Bay.

Notre Dame Bay. Notes.
Source: Murphy, Dan; Jim Price and Kevin Redmond. Canyons, Coves and Coastal Waters; Choice Canoe and Kayak Routes of Newfoundland and Labrador. Breakwater, St John’s (1996).
Contents: General information only.

Notre Dame Bay. Bay of Exploits.
Source: Kayak Newfoundland and Labrador Library.
Authors: Keith and Heather Nicol.
Route description (loop trip): Lawrence Harbour, Northern (North at Toporama) Harbour, Exploits Island, Burton Cove, Garden Cove, Duck Islands, Ship Run; return.
Title at source: Paddling in the Bay of Exploits, Newfoundland.
http://www.kayakers.nf.ca/sea_kayaking/ ... loits.html

Notre Dame Bay. Bay of Exploits. Masons Cove. Notes.
Source: Redmond, Kevin and Dan Murphy. A Guide to Sea Kayaking in Newfoundland and Labrador. Nimbus Publishing, Halifax (2003).
Access from Masons Cove (Rte 342, north of Lewisporte).
Places mentioned: Masons Cove, Swan Island, Burnt Island, Exploits Island, Sivier Island, Knight Island, Garden Cove, Long Island, Hornet Island.
Title at source: Bay of Exploits.

Notre Dame Bay. Bay of Exploits. Brown’s Arm, Upper Black Island, Exploits Islands, Long Island, Sivier Island, Lewisporte. Journal, Notes, Photos.
Source: Hughes, Alison. Paddling in Paradise: Sea Kayaking Adventures in Atlantic Canada. Goose Lane Editions, Fredericton (2002).
Route description (guided trip): Brown’s Arm, Southern Passage, Thwart Island, Lobster Island, Upper Black Island, Hummock Island, Tinker Island, around Swan Island (Twisty Ann’s Cove), Exploits Islands (and Notre Dame Bay), Long Island, Ochre Pit Island, Birchy Island, Red Currant Island (south of Long Island), Sivier Island, Lewisporte.
Title at source: The Bay of Exploits.

Notre Dame Bay. Chapel Island. Online, ALLAN
ALLAN: Hamilton Sound?
Source: Kayak Newfoundland and Labrador library.
Author: Brian Newhook.
Route description: Boyd’s Cove, The Reach, Chapel Island, Inspector Island, Curtis Causeway, Dildo Run, Reach Causeway.
Title at source: Circumnavigation of Chapel Island….well, almost.
http://www.kayakers.nf.ca/sea_kayaking/ ... sland1.htm

Notre Dame Bay. Dildo Run.
Source: Kayak Newfoundland and Labrador library.
Author: Peter Armitage.
Dildo Run Provincial Park.
http://www.env.gov.nl.ca/parks/parks/p_dr/index.html
General description of the area. Places mentioned (not all are official), include Black Head Lookout, Fair May’s Lookout, Dunnage Island, Hart’s Cove, Dog Island, Long Tickle, Goose Tickle, Wigwam Tickle, Gooseberry Island, Coaker Island; Parkview, Beaverton, Boyd’s Cove.
http://www.kayakers.nf.ca/sea_kayaking/ ... eport.html

Notre Dame Bay. Exploits Islands.
Source: Kayak Newfoundland and Labrador library.
Author: Holly Rideout.
Route description (loop trip?): Cottlesville, South Samson Island, Samson Tickle, Matthew Lane Island, Exploits Harbour; remainder unspecified, assumed to be return to Cottlesville.
http://www.kayakers.nf.ca/sea_kayaking/ ... eport.html

Notre Dame Bay. New Bay, Osmonton Arm.
Source: Kayak Newfoundland and Labrador library.
Authors: Paul Delaney and Steve Kerr.
Route description (loop trip): Mill Cove (between Point Leamington and Leading Tickles), Babies Cove, West Hare Island, Shoal Cove, Beach Island, Besom Island, Long Island, return.
Title at source: Big Northwest Arm Trip Report; New Bay, Notre Dame Bay.
http://www.kayakers.nf.ca/sea_kayaking/ ... report.htm

Notre Dame Bay. New World Island.
Source: Kayak Newfoundland and Labrador library.
Author: [Susan Toller.
Dildo Run PP: http://www.env.gov.nl.ca/parks/parks/p_dr/index.html
Route description (loop trip, New World Island circumnavigation): Dildo Run PP, Dunnage Island, Cobbs Arm, Pikes Arm, Merritt’s Harbour, Main Tickle Island, Black Island, Tizzard’s Harbour Head, Baker Rock, Beachy Cove, Western Head, Bridgeport Harbour Head, Cottle’s Island, Farmer Head, Farmers Island, Coffin Island, Curtis Causeway, Dildo Run PP.
Title at source: New World Island Circumnavigation Report.
http://www.kayakers.nf.ca/sea_kayaking/ ... ller1.html

Notre Dame Bay. Port Anson / Triton / Leading Tickles South. Notes.
Source: Redmond, Kevin and Dan Murphy. A Guide to Sea Kayaking in Newfoundland and Labrador. Nimbus Publishing, Halifax (2003).
Major access points: Port Anson (Rte 381), Triton Harbour (Rte 380) and Leading Tickles South (Rte 350).
Places mentioned:
Triton Harbour, Dark Tickle, Cobbler Island, Tickle Island, Brighton, Pilley’s Tickle, Pilley’s Head, Pilley’s Island, Robert’s Arm, Miles Cove, Port Anson.
Long Island.
Triton Harbour, Triton East, Shag Cliff Bight, Great Denier Island, Nimrod Island, Card’s Harbour, Badger Bay, Shoal Arm, Sops Arm, Tommy’s Arm, Pretty Island, Julies Harbour, Seal Bay, Thimble Head, Leading Tickles South.
Title at source: Port Anson to Triton to Leading Tickles.

Notre Dame Bay. Tea Arm.
Source: Kayak Newfoundland and Labrador library.
Authors: Paul Delaney and Trevor Rice.
Route description (day trip): Pleasantview, past Mouse Cove, Tea Point, Strong Island (outside), Strong Island Sound, Little Arm Pond.
http://www.kayakers.nf.ca/sea_kayaking/ ... rmtrip.htm

Notre Dame Bay. Twillingate area. Notes, Photos.
Source: Canadian Canoe Routes, Newfoundland and Labrador Canoe Forum.
Author: jedi jeffi.
Route description: Twillingate; TR in the offing?
Title at source: Newfoundland round about July 09.
CCR thread:
http://www.myccr.com/SectionForums/view ... 04&t=33558
Photos:
http://outdoors.webshots.com/album/5736 ... t=outdoors
and
http://www.webshots.com/search?source=s ... ueryTopic=

Quirpon area. Quirpon Island and Cape Bauld; Great Sacred Island. Notes.
Source: Redmond, Kevin and Dan Murphy. A Guide to Sea Kayaking in Newfoundland and Labrador. Nimbus Publishing, Halifax (2003).
Route descriptions:
1. Quirpon, Quirpon Island (east shore), Ron Galets Bay and Head, Dégrat Harbour, Colombia Point, Cape Bauld, exposed reach, Quirpon.
2. Quirpon or L’Anse aux Meadows to Great Sacred Island; return.
Title at source: Cape Bauld to Quirpon.

White Bay. Jackson’s Arm to Great Harbour Deep. Notes.
Source: Redmond, Kevin and Dan Murphy. A Guide to Sea Kayaking in Newfoundland and Labrador. Nimbus Publishing, Halifax (2003).
Route description: Jackson’s Arm (access from Rte 420), Frenchman’s Head, Coney Head, Devil Cove (road access/egress), Big Head, Great Cat Arm, Birchy Head, Little Harbour Deep (arm and settlement?), Devil Point, Great Harbour Deep (arm and settlement with road egress).
Title at source: Jackson’s Arm to Great Harbour Deep.