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Address: 200 Bridge Road, Saint John, New Brunswick, Canada
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Seeing Reversing Falls is interesting. The information centre is great in terms of explaining how it happens. Visiting during both tide changes is good in that you see the water... read more

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed yesterday NEW

Seeing Reversing Falls is interesting. The information centre is great in terms of explaining how it happens. Visiting during both tide changes is good in that you see the water flow changing. It is one of the sights that is good to say you saw but not one that for us is a see again, in comparison to the many... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

If your expecting a waterfall you're going to be very disappointed. This is an interesting event but you need to do some research first to know what you're going to actually see and when to see it. The viewing area is not well kept and is not the typical tourist attraction. To see the entire thing you will need to... More 

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Kamloops, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

If visiting Saint John this attraction is a must see. The old restaurant above the Reversing Falls was closed, too bad, better view from that vantage point.

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Calgary, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Cool to see the Bay of Fundy waters coming in and the StJohn River waters moving out. We were there at the exact time to see this and it was pretty neat to see the waters change direction. They are not really "falls", but just water moving in different directions. Find out the high, low and slack times before you... More 

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Manchester, New Hampshire
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We actually got to see how the river & ocean battle it out. Wasn't completely at the point where it was in reverse, but pretty close!

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

dont know why its considered an attraction. the waters run backwards but nothing exciting. many more other interesting places to visit

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Stamford, Connecticut
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you've come this far, don't miss the Recersing Falls. It is a short drive from Uptown Saint John-no more than 10 minutes.

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Toronto, ON
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

They are trying to rename it the "reversing rapids" as it's not actually a Fasll. Worth coming at high and low tide in 1 day to see the shift in the river. Very easy to get to (close to downtown), tons of parking and easy viewing platform at the visitors centre if you don't want to climb down the stairs.... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A stop along the Saint John's River visitor center affords a great place to see the Reversing Falls. Especially since it's an air conditioned building and there are 2 representatives on site to explain the event and answer any questions you may have. Yes, timing is everything, but the tide schedules are published to help with this. Or. just show... More 

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Barrie, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is an amazing natural phenomena, but it happens over the space of 6 hours (between the high and low tides). You can either sit and watch for 6 hours or come back every hour or so to track changes. At low tide, water flows normally from the Saint John River into the Bay of Fundy. It's an impressive volume... More 

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