Thomas Cove

From the nature trails of Thomas Cove, experience soul-satisfying viewscapes of the Bay to Five Islands, Cape Split and beyond. The ecology of the woodlands and tidal creeks, and the geology of the Triassic rocks combine here to give one a true sense of all that the Geopark is. The ‘Brick Kilns are offshore sentinels of basalt that have long served as a landmark to sailors and shore goers alike.

Age: Late Triassic (circa 220 million years)
Access: Well developed trail, parking available. Accessible via Economy Point Road, Economy
GPS Coordinates: 45.362788, -63.915236
Tide Times: http://www.tides.gc.ca/eng/station?sid=260


Click for a Larger View

Facebook

16 minutes ago

Cliffs of Fundy Geopark

Congratulations to Sandra Barr!!CONGRATULATIONS to Prof. Sandra Barr (Acadia University) for being inducted into the NS Science Hall of Fame (Nov. 2020), Discovery Awards.

www.youtube.com/watch?v=ee_t7d_Dguk
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

The Cliffs of Fundy Geopark is searching for contractors in Cumberland or Colchester Counties interested in doing work on the Eatonville building in Cape Chignecto Provincial Park. You can access the Scope of Work by contacting us before December 1st at beth.peterkin@fundygeopark.ca or calling us at 902-641-2225.
youtu.be/8R61fsN4sYE
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Quick reminder that the application deadline for our Administrative Assistant position is Thursday Nov 27 at 4:30 p.m. This is an opportunity to join our amazing team and help the Cliffs of Fundy Geopark to reach its full potential. Full details are on our website at fundygeopark.ca/news/ or contact our Executive Director at beth.peterkin@fundygeopark.ca.
#cliffsoffundy
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Did you know that you can now buy merchandise and memberships on the Cliffs of Fundy Geopark website? Great Christmas presents, and from now until Dec 14, we will giftwrap your items before we mail them - no extra charge! Just go to www.fundygeopark.ca/shop and click on SHOP.
#cliffsoffundy
... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

Nova Scotia: the land of endless bucket list opportunities. Like riding a horse on the ocean floor, while learning about dinosaurs 🦕 with @spiritreinsranch @fundygeomuseum 📷: @acorn_art_photography ... See MoreSee Less

View on Facebook

What is a Geopark?

A Geopark is a designation that attracts tourists wishing to explore the connections between geology, local communities, culture, and nature. Geoparks are designed to promote tourism and celebrate a region’s uniqueness, and do not prohibit any land use.