Dunbar Falls

Located near the Durham Bridge, Dunbar falls are a popular destination for locals in theFredericton area.  The falls flow over a river wide ledge, dropping down 8-10 feet and making a unique and picturesque view of the water.  The area around the falls is smooth rock as well and in summer time with lower water levels on Dunbar Stream, allows for easy exploring around the river underneath the falls.  The water is exceptionally clear and a short ledge can be found under the falls themselves. The trail to the falls is just short of a kilometre and mostly flat, however … Continue reading Dunbar Falls

Lake Stream Falls

Lake Stream Falls are a backcountry waterfall in Fundy National Park, found off of Lake Brook in the Upper Salmon River area (so named as it is an unnamed tributary of Lake Brook).  The Lake Stream cascades and descends well over 100 metres down from the cliffs surrounding Lake Brook and the Upper Salmon River area.  The falls end abruptly in a rockfall 50 metres from Lake Brook.  Where is no pool at the bottom, the cascade is worth seeing as it extends backward over several ledges well out of sight.  The other levels of the falls can only be … Continue reading Lake Stream Falls

Herring Cove Falls

Herring Cove Falls are located in Fundy National Park as part of the Coastal Trail.  These four meter slide falls are unique as the river abruptly changes direction at the falls.  The falls are a roadside-parking lot attraction in the park and a short trail from a group picnic site. To get there, head to the Fundy National Park Headquarters and take the Point Wolfe Road (only open during vistor season May-October) to Herring Cove Beach parking lot.  Proceed on the Coastal trail a short distance to the falls.  During off season, you must hike the first section of the … Continue reading Herring Cove Falls