This starting point for the Trans Canada Highway is in the downtown core of St. Johns, Newfoundland and is marked mile 0 on the information sign. This sign shows you the entire route of the Trans Canada Highway which also ends up at mile 0 in Victoria, British Columbia.It does not matter which which end of Canada you are starting from, you will finish up at mile 0 if you complete the entire journey. The Trans Canada Highway is 4,849 miles from Newfoundland to British Columbia but in reality it is a mythic highway. Every main road or highway throughout British Columbia will cross paths somewhere along the way with the Trans Canada Highway.Driving across Canada is the best way to see the entire country as the Trans Canada Highway connects all ten provinces. The trip can take as long as you like depending on the amount of time you have and how many places you stop at along the way, or you can try and drive the Trans Canada Highway from Victoria, British Columbia to St. Johns, Newfoundland in record time.There are so many beautiful places to see along the Trans Canada Highway that it is best to give yourself plenty of time while travelling from the Mile 0 sign in either direction. Due to some treacherous road conditions throughout Canada during the winter season, it is best to start your journey on the Trans Canada Highway in late spring or summer. Fall can also be an amazing time of year to travel as the forests throughout the different places are an array of brilliant colours.Mile 0, the start of the Trans Canada Highway in downtown St John's, Avalon Peninsula, Newfoundland, Newfoundland Labrador, Canada.
I photographed this photo with the digital SLR camera model Canon EOS-1Ds Mark II, aperture of f/7.1, exposure time of 1/160 sec. on ISO 100, as always I used a original Canon Lens, the focus lenght for this picture was 24mm.
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