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Fully Booked-July 7, 2018 Ocean Floor Tour – 1:20 pm

July 7, 1:20 pm to 2:45 pm

Couple on tour at Burntcoat Head Park

Explore the Ocean Floor at Low Tide

  • Discover life in the tidal pools and mudflats with experienced and knowledgeable guides.
  • Observe and learn to identify the mud piddock, a local at-risk species.
  • Learn how to safely explore our delicate ecosystems.
  • Listen to local tales and learn the influence of the people on this landscape.
  • Length of tour is approximately 1 hour 15 minutes
  • Distance covered: 1-2 kilometres at a slow pace over varied terrain. Mobility issues? Talk to our staff for recommendations.

Things to keep in mind:

  • Tours should be booked at least 24 hours in advance. Spaces fill quickly and we cannot guarantee availability.
  • It can be cooler on the ocean floor. A sweater or all-weather coat may be useful even on warm days.
  • Wear a hat, sunglasses and don’t forget the sunscreen.
  • Water and a small snack can be brought along.
  • The ocean floor can be slippery and has uneven terrain. Sturdy shoes or boots that are washable are recommended. Flip flops and loose fitting sandals are not recommended. A foot wash is available.
  • Tours are a rain or shine event so bring a smile and rain gear. Tours will only be cancelled in case of thunder and lightning or other extreme conditions.
  • Tours start precisely at the listed time from the lighthouse. Please arrive at least 15 minutes early to register and meet your guide at the lighthouse.
  • Cancellation policy. There is no charge for cancellation but we ask that you please let us know 24 hours in advance if you are unable to make it.

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Please register in advance for your tour by submitting your info in the form below.

Details

Date:
July 7
Time:
1:20 pm to 2:45 pm
Event Category:

Venue

Burntcoat Head Park Lighthouse
627 Burntcoat Head Road
Noel, NS B0N 2C0 Canada
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Website:
www.burntcoatheadpark.ca

Burntcoat Head Park accepts Visa, Master Card, Interac Debit and Cash.