Experience Stonehammer Geopark

Experience Stonehammer Geopark

With a landscape created by the collision of continents, oceans, volcanoes, earthquakes and ice ages, Stonehammer UNESCO Global Geopark includes geological stories from late Precambrian time a billion years ago to the most recent Ice Age, and almost everything in between. For you, it means a natural playground has been created and there are amazing hands-on ways to experience geological history in every corner. Because it’s BIG, and you don’t want to miss a thing… guides are standing by to give you insider tips on how best to witness where South America and Africa collided, where you can zip over erratic rocks, climb volcanic rocks, dine from a geologically inspired menu, paddle an Ice Age River, cruise twisted rivers and much more!

Various experiences, available in English and French.

 

  • Uncover 13,000 year old Marine Creatures

  • Paddle on an Ice Age River where 15,000 years ago a glacier forced the river to find a new path

  • Dare to Walk above the Highest Tides in the World

  • Witness where South America & Africa Collided

  • Use your taste buds to learn

  • Climb 554-million-year-old lava rocks

  • Paddle over Future Fossils

  • Meander a Twisting River

  • Discover New Brunswick Geology and Geologists

  • Visit the Birthplace of the Atlantic Ocean

 

Make Stonehammer part of your stay! Find out how:

GET ITINERARY

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Details

http://www.stonehammergeopark.com
1 Market Square
New Brunswick Museum
Saint John, NB
E2L 4Z6
PHONE
TOLL FREE
EMAIL
frances.heydeman@nbm-mnb.ca
Open Season

Open : Year-round