Gander, Newfoundland, Canada is a community situated on the shores of Gander Lake on the northeast side of Newfoundland, Canada. The community has a rich aviation history hence why many of the streets are named after famous aviators like Amelia Earhart and Charles Lindbergh.
Activities most enjoyed in the community and surrounding areas include hiking, sightseeing, camping, picnicking, biking, snowmobiling, xc skiing, and snowshoeing.
A few of the more popular activity and sightseeing destinations in the region includes Cobbs Pond Rotary Park, Terra Nova National Park, Thomas Howe Demonstration Forest, Gander Heritage Memorial Park, and the Newfoundland Trailway.
Some of the attractions, museums and cultural venues in Gander, Newfoundland and the surrounding regions includes the Commonwealth War Graves Commission Cemetery, Silent Witnesses Memorial, Cross of Sacrifice, and the North Atlantic Aviation Museum.
Services important in and around the community of Gander include accommodations (hotel, motel, inn, vacation homes, cottages,bed and breakfast, hostel), campground, pub, gift stores, big box stores, restaurants, coffee houses, gas stations, grocery stores, liquor stores, cell service, internet, bank, as well as, transportation services including the Gander International Airport.