The Scenery

Welcome to the landscapes of the 'Island of the Little Boat.'

Explore Battle Harbour, part of a larger group of islands, boasting rugged coastlines, abandoned settlements, seasonal icebergs, and stunning views. It's a quintessential Newfoundland and Labrador experience, steeped in rich history.
Situated amidst the rugged beauty of Battle Island, this remote outpost offers a quintessential Newfoundland and Labrador experience. As you journey across the nine-mile stretch from Mary's Harbour, prepare to be immersed in a world of natural wonders. Battle Harbour and its surrounding islands boast a rich tapestry of scenery that captivates the soul. From the rugged coastline to the abandoned settlements, every corner tells a story steeped in history and tradition. Seasonal icebergs dot the horizon, adding a touch of drama to the already breathtaking views. For those seeking an authentic Newfoundland and Labrador experience, Battle Harbour is the ultimate destination.

Here, you'll find yourself fully immersed in the beauty and wonder of the region, surrounded by landscapes that evoke a sense of awe and reverence. As you explore Battle Harbour's scenery, you'll discover a narrative that is both unique to the island and a tribute to the rich history of Newfoundland and Labrador. Each vista tells a story of resilience, endurance, and the indomitable spirit of the people who have called this place home for generations. Prepare to be mesmerized by the breathtaking views that unfold before you. Whether it's the rugged cliffs, the shimmering sea, or the vast expanse of sky overhead, every moment spent in Battle Harbour is a feast for the senses.
National Historic Site
Throughout its history, the district's architecture and layout reflect the ambiance of 19th and early 20th-century fishing outports of Newfoundland and Labrador, offering a poignant glimpse into the region's maritime heritage.
Cultural Landscape
Battle Harbour comprises a diverse array of historical, architectural, and natural features that collectively narrate its maritime heritage. With its charming fishing village layout and meticulously preserved buildings and structures from the 19th and early 20th centuries
Rich in History
Battle Harbour thrived as a pivotal center for the cod fishing industry in the 19th and early 20th centuries, bustling with fishing operations, processing facilities, and trade, supported by a diverse workforce including merchants, fishermen, and tradespeople.