Kouchibouguac National Park

Kouchibouguac National Park

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VISIT Kouchibouguac National Park:

Park Details

Kouchibouguac National Park was established in 1979, and has a total area of 58,880 acres (92 square miles, or 238 square kilometers).

Address 186, Route 117, Kouchibouguac, NB, E4X 2P1
Phone506‑876‑2443
HoursOpen year-round, but visitor services are only available from January to October
Entrance FeeFree to $9, 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 Kouchibouguac 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 Kouchibouguac National Park is.

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

JanFebMarAprMayJunJulAugSepOctNovDec
Park Visitsdata unavailable
Precipitation8075928084756568649085100
Avg Temp262734476171777668554332
Max Temp434051677986898983726148
Avg Temp7918314352595950403018
Min Temp-17-14-71931404946352715-6
Temperature values in °F; Precipitation in Inches

Kouchibouguac 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 Kouchibouguac National Park is visited.

Trip NameTrip MilesTrip Days
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Other Nearby National Park Sites

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

NameDistance
Fundy National Park139 km
Prince Edward Island National Park152 km
Forillon National Park232 km
Saint Croix Island International Historic Site254 km
Kejimkujik National Park269 km
Katahdin Woods and Waters National Monument296 km
Appalachian National Scenic Trail321 km
Cape Breton Highlands National Park327 km
Acadia National Park375 km
Mingan Archipelago National Park Reserve397 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 Kouchibouguac National Park:

NameLocationSummitDifficulty ScoreDistance
Poley MountainWaterford, NB910 ft37%134 km
BrookvaleNorth Wiltshire, PE315 ft29%135 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 Kouchibouguac 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 Kouchibouguac National Park.

NameCodeCityDistance
Halifax / Stanfield International AirportYHZHalifax, NS246 km
Quebec Jean Lesage International AirportYQBQuebec, QC488 km
Portland International JetportPWMPortland, ME549 km
Logan International AirportBOSBoston, MA690 km
Montreal / Pierre Elliott Trudeau International AirportYULMontréal, QC692 km
Theodore Francis Green State AirportPVDProvidence, RI766 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 Kouchibouguac National Park.

NameCodeCityDistance
Miramichi AirportYCHMiramichi, NB41 km
Greater Moncton Roméo LeBlanc International AirportYQMMoncton, NB85 km
Bathurst AirportZBFBathurst, NB104 km
Charlottetown AirportYYGCharlottetown, PE154 km
Fredericton AirportYFCFredericton, NB162 km
Charlo AirportYCLCharlo, NB163 km
Saint John AirportYSJSaint John, NB185 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.