Fundy National Park

Fundy National Park

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VISIT Fundy National Park:

Fundy National Park in New Brunswick, Canada, is home to the world’s highest tides. It is located on the Bay of Fundy, which stretches into the Atlantic Ocean. Fundy’s pristine forests and Atlantic coast create some of the most popular family destinations in Eastern Canada.

Park Details

Fundy National Park was established in 1948, and has a total area of 51,200 acres (80 square miles, or 207 square kilometers).

Address 8642 Route 114, Alma, NB, E4H 4V2
Phone506‑887‑6000
HoursOpen year-round. Visitor services available from January to October
Entrance FeeFree to $8 per person daily, depending on age
Learn MoreOfficial Website

When to Visit: Weather vs. Peak Visitation

We crunched 30 years of historical weather and/or park service data to find the best months to visit Fundy National Park. We looked for the optimal temperatures, the least amount of snow and rain, and stayed away from peak visitation months if we could help it. All this data then helped us paint a picture as to what the absolute best time to visit Fundy National Park is.

Our data shows the best months to visit Fundy National Park are July, June, August & September.

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Park Visitsdata unavailable
Precipitation104901129211191756689120123123
Avg Temp293036496069757467564534
Max Temp444352637482858579696049
Avg Temp121422334351575751423221
Min Temp-11-8-12131424948372717-1
Temperature values in °F; Precipitation in Inches

Fundy National Park Road Trips

Many family vacations consist of stringing one or more national parks together during a week-long trip. Creating these types of trips is our specialty! Here are the road trips we've created where Fundy National Park is visited.

Trip NameTrip MilesTrip Days
Acadia, Kennebunkport to Boston3397

Other Nearby National Park Sites

From national monuments, to historic sites to seashores and more, here are the other parks closest to Fundy National Park.

NameDistance
Kejimkujik National Park131 km
Kouchibouguac National Park139 km
Prince Edward Island National Park170 km
Saint Croix Island International Historic Site178 km
Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument287 km
Acadia National Park292 km
Appalachian National Scenic Trail310 km
Cape Breton Highlands National Park352 km
Forillon National Park369 km

Nearest Ski Resorts

For those of you who are the diehard outdoors type, visiting a national park on a ski trip can be quite the adventure. Here are the ski resorts within 100 miles of Fundy National Park:

NameLocationSummitDifficulty ScoreDistance
Poley MountainWaterford, NB910 ft37%35 km
MartockWindsor, NS695 ft15%96 km
Ski WentworthWentworth, NS990 ft37%108 km
BrookvaleNorth Wiltshire, PE315 ft29%141 km

Nearest Airports

When visiting a National park, many people are faced with either a very long drive across country, or a much shorter flight. For those of you looking to fly into Fundy National Park, we've listed the closest airports in the area.

Large Airports

A large airport has scheduled major airline service with millions of passengers per year. This type of airport always accepts international flights. Here are the closest large airports to Fundy National Park.

NameCodeCityDistance
Halifax / Stanfield International AirportYHZHalifax, NS138 km
Portland International JetportPWMPortland, ME476 km
Quebec Jean Lesage International AirportYQBQuebec, QC513 km
Logan International AirportBOSBoston, MA603 km
Theodore Francis Green State AirportPVDProvidence, RI675 km
Montreal / Pierre Elliott Trudeau International AirportYULMontréal, QC684 km
Medium Airports

A medium-sized airport has scheduled regional airline service. This type of airport may or may not accept international flights. Here are the closest medium-sized airports to Fundy National Park.

NameCodeCityDistance
Greater Moncton Roméo LeBlanc International AirportYQMMoncton, NB61 km
Saint John AirportYSJSaint John, NB80 km
Fredericton AirportYFCFredericton, NB127 km
Charlottetown AirportYYGCharlottetown, PE161 km
Miramichi AirportYCHMiramichi, NB161 km
Bathurst AirportZBFBathurst, NB233 km
Presque Isle International AirportPQIPresque Isle, ME267 km

Credits: Campground data provided by USCampgrounds.info. Map shapes from CartographyVectors. Weather data from NOAA. Airport data from OurAirports.com. Images from Unsplash, Flickr and Parks&Trips. All data has also been updated and augmented by Parks&Trips.