We were supposed to be in the middle of iceberg country by now, but the weather had other plans for us. Upon leaving Cape St. George we received an ominous snow warning for La Scie, our next destination, and special weather warnings for many other areas on the west coast as well.
Faced with ice pellets, freezing rain, and up to 35cm of snow in LaScie, we decided to cancel our stay there in favour of safer accommodations closer by. It’s not that I don’t like snow, it’s our rental car with all-season tires that has difficulty dealing with these serious amounts.
After a one-night stay in the snowy but relatively balmy Corner Brook, the worst of the weather is behind us now and we are currently in Gros Morne National Park. In spite of the weather, we are having a great time, here’s a picture from the road: