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Joggins, Nova Scotia, Canada: Joggins Fossil Cliffs

Cliffs filled with fossils line this stretch of the Bay of Fundy. Access from the top is via a stairway that becomes submerged at high tide. Don't dawdle on your fossil hunt.

100 Main St., Joggins, NS, Canada
Access to the beach stairway is through the Joggins Fossil Centre, which is at the western dead-end of Hwy 242.
May 1-Oct. 15 daily 10-5. Gated after hours. (Call to verify) Local health policies may affect hours and access.
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Joggins Fossil Cliffs.

Joggins Fossil Cliffs

Fossils and beach cliff tours with the possibility to find more. Interesting if you like rocks and fossils.

[Olivia, 09/20/2022]

Don't dawdle on your fossil hunt, because the stairway up from the beach becomes submerged. A large yellow sign warns of various perils. "Please be mindful of the tides."

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