There hasn’t been an iceberg on the East Coast Trail since June 2009, but due to the unusual nature of this year’s iceberg season there’s a tiny chance we may get to see some bergs around here after all.

You see, the two massive ice islands that slowly drifted from Labrador to Newfoundland have been spawning pieces of ice of all sizes all along the way. Right now, a small number of them can be found just off Bonavista, according to

Icebergs off Bonavista - September 20th 2011

Icebergs off Bonavista – September 20th 2011

All we need now is to have these icebergs hold on just a little bit longer, and maybe to have somebody up in Bonavista give them a firm nudge in our direction…