Lonely Planet Writer

Newfoundland iceberg breakup captured on video

When it looked like a massive iceberg off the coast of King’s Point, N.L. , was about to roll over Jason Griffiths turned on his camera and started rolling.

King's Point, Newfounland &Labrador.
King’s Point, Newfounland &Labrador. Image by Eric Titcombe / CC BY 2.0

Then a large chunk of the iceberg fell off, sending large waves crashing onto the shore. In the video, a voice off-camera can be heard warning others to get off the beach for safety. Icebergs have been a common sight in the area this summer. Read more: cbc.ca