BlackHead

Blackhead is the headland just north of Cape Spear. On the summit are two curious rock formations known as the "Dummy Forts". They were built during WWII to fool enemy ships into thinking there was a gun battery on top of the cliff. It is about a 500 foot climb to the top.

North Dummy Fort
North Dummy Fort
South Dummy Fort
South Dummy Fort
Both Dummy Forts
Both Dummy Forts
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Cape Spear<br>from Blackhead Trail
Cape Spear
from Blackhead Trail
Gulls
Gulls
Trail to Blackhead
Trail to Blackhead
North Fort<br>and St.John's
North Fort
and St.John's
Signal Hill<br>from Blackhead
Signal Hill
from Blackhead
St.John's<br> from Blackhead
St.John's
from Blackhead