Town of Fogo Island

Walking and Hiking

Watch for the information signs designating these exciting trails!

Use caution - many areas are steep and rocky. Dress appropriately, take drinking water, and let someone know your itinerary.

"Take only memories, leave only footprints"


Brimstone Head Trail

Travel to the top of one of the four corners of the flat earth.
2 km return (challenging)


Fogo Head / Western Brook Trail

Breathtaking view of ocean and icebergs.
3.6 km return (hard)


Fogo Head Trail

Fogo Head trail is located in the northwest corner of the historic community of Fogo. Hikers will enjoy panoramic views of both the ocean and the community at the summit which stands 338 ft above sea level.
0.7 Km (moderate to hard)


Joe Batt's Point Trail - Joe Batt's Arm

Located at Etheridge's Point Park - Beautiful coastal trail.
4.6 km return (easy to moderate)


Lion's Den, Shoal Tickle, Eastern Tickle, and Lock's Cove - Fogo

Located on this trail is the Marconi Site.
4.2 km return (moderate to hard)


Turpin's Trail - Tilting

Located on this trail is the first ground radar station on North America.
7.2 km in length (hard)


Waterman's Brook Trail

Begins in Fogo and ends in Deep Bay - Includes beautiful scenery and ends
in a captivating waterfall.
8.2 km return (moderate)


Deep Bay Trail

Walking trail and lookout.
1 km return (easy)