King George IV Ecological Reserve is located 90 km north of Burgeo on the Island of Newfoundland, about 5 km west of Route 480, the road to Burgeo from the Trans-Canada Highway.
There is no road into the reserve. Access is on foot or by canoe. However, a network of forest access roads near the reserve provide access points to launch a boat or access for hiking.
Use of motorized vehicles (including ATVs and snowmobiles) and landing aircraft in the reserve is prohibited.