This city lies some 130 miles (209 kilometers) from the provincial capital of Newfoundland and Labrador, St. John's and about 350 miles (563 kilometers) from Cape Breton Island.
In this culture-loving city, be sure to investigate the interesting museums, including the North Atlantic Aviation Museum, where discerning visitors can get inspired. Take advantage of the quiet atmosphere, ask the friendly staff about any temporary displays, buy something from the gift shop or just admire the treasures of the past.
Spend a weekend or an entire week carving up the runs of Gander’s ski resorts. Gander Winter Park is one of the most popular ski resorts in the area.
Among the best courses to play a leisurely game of golf around Gander is Gander Golf Club. Get outfitted in the pro shop, and hit the fairways, then end the day in the clubhouse bar sharing a cold beer with friendly locals.