Under the Stump Tours are designed for those who want to spend time in nature, travel to a remote location & view areas available to few visitors – a local hidden gem. Immerse yourselves in natural beauty, flora & fauna, breathtaking views with potential wildlife interactions.
Our family offers intimate tours to create a truly unforgettable travel experience in Gros Morne backcountry with storytelling and options for music using the traditional ugly sticks, guitars, and spoons.
If a walking tour is more your stride, let us take you a step back in time learning about life in Bakers Brook. Following a storyline about Rita Rideout and her family with mussel picking In the ocean.
Schedule yourself into the Ugly Stick 101 Class that is truly a fun and interactive experience. Learn to create your very own traditional Newfoundland Ugly Stick and even get the opportunity to how to learn to play this instrument meant for anyone who doesn’t know how to play anything else. A definite conversation piece to have from your Newfoundland travels.
Bring along your camera to capture all the mysteries the area has to offer.
Face n Eyes Cultural Tour
2.5-hour guided cultural tour - Storytelling of NL Traditions and Mi'Kmaq culture (hunting, fishing, foraging). Music and traditional Newfoundland snack. A Kitchen Party in the woods.
Starting Price: $150.00Book now
Bakers Brook - Rita Rideout Story
A relaxed walking tour - storytelling of hardship, family values, relocation program, and culture. A collaboration of traditions between the Mi'Kmaq and English cultures. Small or large groups.
Starting Price: $25Book now
Learn more about Under the Stump by visiting them online:Visit Website
Under the Stump65 Pond Road
Rocky Harbour, Newfoundland & Labrador, A0K 4N0
(709) 458-8198 Visit Website
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PLANNING YOUR TRIP
Immerse yourself in Indigenous culture
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