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Address: 277 Douglas Ave, Saint John, New Brunswick E2K 1E5, Canada
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A delightful surprise

We stumbled upon this park by mistake. Very interesting history, lovely setting, they even have a restaurant there, which I was surprised to learn is run by a non-profit society... read more

Reviewed 26 July 2016
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

We stumbled upon this park by mistake. Very interesting history, lovely setting, they even have a restaurant there, which I was surprised to learn is run by a non-profit society. If I lived in Saint John, I would go often.

1 Thank CarefreeMommy
Saint John, Canada
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Reviewed 26 July 2016

I was pumped to go to Stonehammer Geopark - the office is at the museum. Driving all the way here I was told that there is no actual 'geopark' the 'geos' are everywhere including Rockwood Park. It's not an actual thing.

3 Thank Jaymee S
Atlanta, Georgia, USA
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Reviewed 25 July 2016

Access the fundy Drive at St. Martins, and don't let the folks in Sussex visitor info tell you there's no place to stay in St. martins.

1 Thank TDATL
Saint John, Canada
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Reviewed 27 February 2016

While I recall geology in high school it really isn't all that captivating to me. keeps my interest for the time it take to read the information board. I could see a definite interest to those more geologically inclined. Park is clean and well kept for those who attend.

Thank Walt M
Saint John, Canada
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Reviewed 19 May 2015

Nice photo of the cliff face explaining the geology and showing the geological features. Then the nice beach and rocks for collecting. There is great fast food near by. Great spot to spend an afternoon.

3 Thank Murray D
Cape Town, South Africa
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Reviewed 30 October 2014 via mobile

A definite must, especially for families. Lots to see and do, from the outdoors to museums and cultural things. Kayaking is the most unusual and a great fun transportation you can imagine for travelling back in geological prehistory.

1 Thank Marko K
Saint John, Canada
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Reviewed 25 November 2013

Great geologic history, and also history of geology, all well explained in booklets, brochures and on information panels at some of the sites.

2 Thank Lucy W
San Antonio, Texas
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Reviewed 13 August 2013

Have to make sure you check the tides table and get there before the tide starts to come in. We wanted to see the caves so we had to go through a little bit of water to get to them. Well worth it. Spectacular view.

6 Thank Borinquen61
New Brunswick
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Reviewed 4 March 2013

Stonehammer Geopark adds an extra layer of interest to many existing attractions in the Saint John area. Most locals wouldn't realize how interesting the geology is in the area. Visit the website at stonehammergeopark.com to get a better understanding of how this park works, as it covers a massive area from St. Martins to Lepreau.

7 Thank FundyGuy
Saint John, Canada
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Reviewed 2 March 2013

The entire area is great if you love amazing rocks. Though one warning to tourists the address is not correct and don't look for an actual park. The Geopark represents the entire Saint John region.

6 Thank cefm

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