Fundy National Park

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Fundy National Park,

80 sq mi (207 sq km), S N. B., Canada, on the Bay of Fundy near St. John; est. 1947. It has a rugged terrain with a wooded interior and an irregular shoreline that is constantly being eroded by the bay's great tidal range.

Fundy National Park

Address:PO Box 1001
Alma, NB E4H1B4

Size: 206 sq. km.
Established: 1948.
Location:Near the village of Alma in southeastern New Brunswick on the Bay of Fundy. From Fredericton, take Trans-Canada Hwy 2 east towards Moncton, then take Hwy 114 at exit 432; from Saint John, take Hwy 1 east, then Trans-Canada Hwy 2 east towards Moncton, and Hwy 114 at exit 432; and from Moncton, travel southwest on Hwy 114.
Facilities:Visitor center (é), 4 frontcountry campgrounds (600+ sites), 13 backcountry and 4 group campgrounds (é), 53 housekeeping chalets, 20 motel units, 20-bed hostel, restaurant (é), hiking trails and walking trails (104 km.), 9-hole golf course, tennis courts, heated saltwater pool (é), lawn bowling greens, adventure playground, flower gardens.
Activities:Camping, hiking, boating, swimming, mountain biking, golfing, cross-country skiing, interpretive programs (June-September), birdwatching, wildlife viewing.
Special Features:Situated where the Caledonia Highlands meet the Bay of Fundy, park encompasses some of the last remaining wilderness in southern New Brunswick. The tidal fluctuation of the Bay of Fundy can be as much as 12 meters, the highest in the world. Because of its location along the Atlantic migration flyway, park is often the site of spectacular bird migrations in the spring and fall, and 255 species have been sighted in the park.

See other parks in New Brunswick.
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Today, Alaina Lockhart, Parliamentary Secretary for Small Business and Tourism and Member of Parliament for Fundy Royal, launched the 2018 winter season at Fundy National Park and announced $1.
We want to play down these artificial improvements', wrote a Branch staff member regarding a Travel Bureau publication that advertised the swimming pool and the golf course of Fundy National Park.
At the core of the GFE project is Fundy National Park (FNP), a small (206 km2) national park located on the upper Bay of Fundy in New Brunswick, Canada.
The Fundy National Park at Alma has 68 miles of biking and hiking trails - ranging from easy to difficult - in addition to camping facilities.
Today, Parks Canada gathered with a number of important partner organizations in Fundy National Park to support and showcase the release of more than 500 adult Atlantic salmon into park rivers.
My first stop along Atlantic Canada's maritime coast was the sheltered harbor village of Alma, New Brunswick, just outside Fundy National Park on the Bay of Fundy.
In the following overview of the geology and evolution of the tidal regime in the Bay of Fundy, we elaborate on the tides at Herring Cove in Fundy National Park, N.
The trailer-mounted telescope's first trip was in 1992 to the Nova East star party at Fundy National Park in New Brunswick, a ferry ride and 140 miles away.
At a regional scale, an assessment based on a suite of indicators was completed on the state of Fundy National Park in New Brunswick (Woodley, 1993).
For over a decade, Parks Canada, Fort Folly First Nation and the Department of Fisheries and Oceans Canada (DFO) have worked together to restore and maintain the Inner Bay of Fundy (IBoF) salmon population at Fundy National Park.
Last summer I was pleasantly surprised to see the Prancing Horse with my unaided eyes at the Astro Atlantik star party in Fundy National Park on Canada's Atlantic coast.