L'ANSE AUX MEADOWS - FLOATING DOCK - DETAILS

FLOATING DOCK LOCATION/ADDRESS – L'Anse Aux Meadows, Newfoundland, Canada (COORDINATES) GPS N5160203 W05552796

DESCRIPTION OF FLOATING DOCK – (LENGTH, 41 feet WIDTH, 10 feet)

DEPTH OF WATER between 11 feet and 17 feet (low and high tides)

HEIGHT OF DOCK 2 feet high from water surface

CONSTRUCTION Wooden structure

VHF CHANNEL MONITORED – yes, Tower in L'Anse Aux Meadows, Channel 16

DISTANCE TO VISITORS FACILITY

100 meters to Norseman Restaurant and Gaia Art Gallery

–To Norstead from Wharf= 400 meters

To UNESCO Site= 900 meters

New Boat Tour

Docking Fee- $5 per passenger

Cruise ships would have to Zodiak in from Round Head near Norstead to the wharf. There are also bathymetric maps available for smaller vessels.

Aerial Photo of L'Anse aux Meadows

The Leif Eircson International Foundation in 2011 will be donating a 10-foot replica statue of Leif Ericson to be displayed at the L'Anse aux Meadows wharf .

wharf at L'Anse aux Meadows wharf at L'Anse aux Meadows wharf at L'Anse aux Meadows

LAnse aux Meadows Region: Western- 2013- Cruisship schedule

04-Jun- Marina- Oceania- 1,252

27-Jul- Akademik Ioffe- One Ocean Expeditions- 96

05-Sep- National Geographic Explorer- Lindblad Expeditions- 148

09-Sep- National Geographic Explorer- Lindblad Expeditions- 148

16-Sep- Sea Adventurer- Adventure Canada- 118

19-Sep- Silver Explorer- SilverSea Cruises- 132

20-Sep- Sea Adventurer- Adventure Canada- 118

23-Sep- Silver Whisper- SilverSea Cruises- 382