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Tidal Reveal

Guided Ocean Floor Tours

About the Adventure

Note: tours run seasonally when the park is open (May through October). Tour schedules and bookings open in the spring.

Explore the ocean floor at low tide. This guided tour of the ocean brings you face to face with life under the world’s highest tides. Listen to local tales and learn the influence of the people on this landscape.

The tour takes approximately 1 hour 30 minutes and covers 1-2 kilometers at a slow pace over varied terrain. If you have mobility issues, we’re happy to help you understand the terrain to see if this tour is right for you. Have questions? We can help! Call us at 902-883-6239 or email burntcoat@easthants.ca

  • Adults: $18
  • Seniors: $14
  • Children/Youth 6 to 18:  $10
  • No charge for children five and under.

  • Explore this delicate ecosystem with our experienced and knowledgeable guides
  • Discover life in the tide pools and mudflats as the tides recede
  • Stroll along the ocean floor, stopping to explore and capture amazing photos along the way

  • Sturdy shoes or boots that are washable or waterproof are recommended for the uneven and sometimes slippery terrain. A foot wash is available at the top of the stairs after the tour but be aware that the Bay of Fundy mud may stain some fabrics.
  • It’s often cooler on the ocean floor so a sweater or all-weather coat may be handy.
  • We also recommend a hat, sunglasses and sunscreen.
  • Please come prepared for all types of weather, but tours may be cancelled on short notice due to heavy rain or other adverse conditions. If your tour is cancelled due to weather you will be fully refunded.

The Municipality of East Hants will issue a full refund to participants if notice of the request to withdraw from the tour is received a minimum of 48 hours prior to the start of the tour. The request to withdraw must be made via email, in person, or by phone. No refunds are issued for withdrawal requests issued with less than 48 hours’ notice. In the event that a tour is canceled by the Municipality of East Hants, all pre-paid participants will receive full refunds.

Dogs are welcome but must be kept on a leash while in the park and on the ocean floor.

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Life Under the Bay: Family Ocean Floor Tour

Take your family on an ocean floor adventure - kids (and adults) will have a blast! Explore tide pools, find live sea creatures like hermit crabs and periwinkles and learn all about life under the bay with games and facts.