Explore 243 hectares (600 acres) of diverse scenery at Irving Nature Park. Located just a few minutes from the city, the reserve protects the native landscape and wildlife of the area, with forest, marsh, and beach ecosystems managed throughout the year. Choose from eight walking trails of different lengths, taking in the diverse scenery of the Bay of Fundy coastline and inland areas. From the observation deck, spot seals diving and relaxing on the rocks, and bring your binoculars to observe the abundant avian life found here. Plan your Irving Nature Park visit and explore what else you can see and do in Saint John using our Saint John trip tool.
Irving Nature Park Reviews
Such a beautiful clean park. Yes it was January and yes it was snowing. But the smell of the ocean and the loud roaring waves made up for the cold. It’s amazing to watch the tide come in while we... more »
Being close by Saint John you can enjoy the whole nature and fantastic views of the bay of Fundy!! Totally recommended!, more »
Check out ALL of the trails! Spend an entire day there with your family and friends. There is so much beauty to see at the nature park -including wildlife so tame I had a squirrel climb on my shoulder while eating a sandwich on the beach. You will fall in love with this place.
Great park for the whole family. Playground and mazes for the kids and long walks for the parents. Beautiful view and great idea!
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