Roaches line rv park

Just 45 minutes from st. john’s with 66 full serviced sites, your camping trip just got closer and easier

Our Camping Season runs May 24th to thanksgiving

Roaches Line RV Park and Hillside Cottages are located at the beginning of the Baccalieu Trail on the scenic Avalon Peninsula. Although we are away from the noise and bustle of the town or city, we are just 45 mins from the capital city of St. John’s, and 5 minutes from the historic Conception Bay North towns of Cupids, Brigus, Bay Roberts, and 20 minutes from Harbour Grace and Carbonear.

You can expect a clean park with friendly, courteous management. View a map of the park! Our Hillside Cottages open year round!

Enjoy peace, tranquillity and relaxation in our beautiful wooded surroundings, which are quiet and natural. Come, relax and breathe the fresh air!

Our Amenities

Full Service Sites

66 sites, most of which have 3 way hook up consisting of 30amp electrical, water and sewer hook-up. Each site also has a picnic table.

Flexible Rates

Daily, weekly, and seasonal camping rates available.


The canteen is located in the main building. It carries confectionary items, beer, ice, BBQ items, and more.

Great For Children

Our playground equipment conforms to CSA standards. It includes a swing set, monkey bars, seesaw, all lined with sand.

Showers and Laundry

The park has public washrooms with showers, a laundromat, and a sani-station.

Near by Attractions

Historic and scenic towns of Cupids, Makinsons and Brigus are within hiking distance.


Have questions? We can help.

Getting Here

Roaches Line RV Park and Cottages are about 75 km from St. John’s (the provincial capital) and St. John’s International Airport, 72km from Argentia, the eastern terminus of the Marine Atlantic ferry service between Newfoundland and North Sydney, Nova Scotia.

The site is ideal for people visiting Conception Bay North, since it is only 4 km from the site. It is only 5 km from Bay Roberts and 20 km from Carbonear, the two largest Conception Bay North towns.

To find travel distance for Roaches Line in relationship to other locations in Newfoundland and Labrador, you may use the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador Road Distance Database. (Please note, they are measuring from the far end of Roaches Line, the RV Park and Cottages are located at the other end of Roaches Line, close to neighbouring towns.)

To get to Roaches Line from St. John’s, Argentia, or Port aux Basques (the western terminus of Marine Atlantic):

Take the Trans Canada Highway (TCH) – west from St. John’s or east from Argentia and Port aux Basque to Exit 31, where you exit the TCH to Provincial Route 75 for a short distance then turn off to Provincial Route 70 – Roaches Line.

Drive until you see the sign for Roaches Line RV Park and Cottages on your right.