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The Irving Eco-Centre

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1932 Route 475, Bouctouche, New Brunswick E4S 4W9, Canada
+1 888-640-3300
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Great way to experience the dunes

The boardwalk makes it easy to walk amongst the dunes and explore the beach. It is wonderful to... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2017
Christina S
Port Coquitlam
Long walk on the dune

We spent a few hours walking on the dune in Bouctouche. The site offers many things to see and... read more

Reviewed October 1, 2017
Cristian G
Quebec City, Canada
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“eco centre” (15 reviews)
“sandy beach” (5 reviews)
“free parking” (5 reviews)
1932 Route 475, Bouctouche, New Brunswick E4S 4W9, Canada
+1 888-640-3300

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Reviewed October 2, 2017

The boardwalk makes it easy to walk amongst the dunes and explore the beach. It is wonderful to have easy access for everyone to enjoy this beautiful location.

Thank Christina S
Reviewed October 1, 2017

We spent a few hours walking on the dune in Bouctouche. The site offers many things to see and there are many interpretive displays along the boardwalk which explains this habitat. We walk half of the 12 km sand dune and saw many species of...More

Thank Cristian G
Reviewed October 1, 2017

I cannot get enough of this place. Everytime I go to Bouctouche I must walk the boardwalk. This is a special place.

Thank Johanne D
Reviewed September 6, 2017

Spent two unplanned hours here instead of at Kouchibouguac National Park up the road due to car problems, waiting for the mechanic appointment time. The lovely young ladies at the tourist info centre directed us here when we expressed disappointment at not being able to...More

Thank Mommika
Reviewed August 31, 2017

You would not forget a place like this.... otherwise you are ignorant or "blind". It's a beautiful sandy beach with shallow waters in which you can walk or swim. It was not as cold as it could be in the water at the middle of...More

Thank ihor s
Reviewed August 23, 2017

We visited The Dunes on a windy coolish day. It is a lovely place, but for some reason I expected the boardwalk to run the entire 10 km. in length. However, the actual boardwalk is just under 1 km. and I imagine the rest of...More

1  Thank YYZ_TOGO
Reviewed August 13, 2017

Our family has visited the Bouctouche Dune and Boardwalk multiple times. The Eco-Centre is well-down and has interesting interpretive panels to inform you as you walk. The dune is beautiful at all times of day -- lots of walkers and runners in the early morning,...More

Thank axlee
Reviewed August 8, 2017 via mobile

Went with family from Massachusetts. They were very impressed. Beutiful day and could see PEI on the horizon. Property spotlessly clean, staff friendly and helpful. There are sandy beaches. Property privately owned and operated by J D I Ltd and admission is free.

Thank harrisb1
Reviewed August 2, 2017 via mobile

Had a nice stroll amongst the sandy dunes, on the boardwalk. Beautiful beach. Parking close by and accessible.

Thank Julie G
Reviewed July 29, 2017

We were taken here as part of our Maritime coach tour and found it delightful. The staff were pleasant, informative and helpful and wished to record where we were from. The boardwalk was the longest we have encountered and we took pleasure in walking the...More

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July 14, 2016|
Response from Bernie L |
Pets are not allowed on the beach. There are shaded kennels to keep your pets, so you may enjoy your day on the beach.