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Reversing Falls Park

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Wonderful source of nature's power.

We arrived at low tide and watched the high tide coming in. There were Eagles nesting in a tree... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2017
TexaaRoadrunners
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This is a wonderful place to see one of Nature's add and interesting events

While this spot is a bit off the beaten path it is well worth the time. Take a blanket and lunch... read more

Reviewed 3 July 2017
NicheAssociates
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Live Oak, Florida
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Located in Pembroke, it is the site of the coast's most extreme tides.
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Pembroke, ME
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Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

We arrived at low tide and watched the high tide coming in. There were Eagles nesting in a tree across the water. The water was moving fast and churning. We brought lawn chairs and snacks to make a morning of it. Flies and mosquito were...More

Thank TexaaRoadrunners
Reviewed 3 July 2017

While this spot is a bit off the beaten path it is well worth the time. Take a blanket and lunch and/or chairs. You will need to plan on a short walk and then some challenging paths to get the best views. There may be...More

Thank NicheAssociates
Reviewed 25 June 2017

This is a must-see if you are in the area. The best time for viewing is at high tide. Check the tide charts. You can watch and watch and still not believe your eyes. The water comes in from the Bay of Fundy and in...More

Thank Jay N
Reviewed 11 November 2016

If you have never been to see the reversing falls at high tide. You don't know what you're missing! This is one of natural wonders that get our brains thinking. How does that do that?

1  Thank MadeinMe
Reviewed 15 October 2016

After reading trip advisor reviews, we arrived at Reversing Falls Park about 45 minutes before high tide and stayed about 3 hours. It was a rainy Monday in September so we pretty much had the place to ourselves. We set up a couple of comfy...More

1  Thank UncleJackNY
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Plan to sit and stay awhile. Down a short trail there are rocks that offer a nice viewing point to do just that. Just as impressive as seeing the change in the water level & flow direction is listening to it. When we first arrived...More

1  Thank Gabe H
Reviewed 15 September 2016

What a great spot to watch the tides, just a little south of Pembroke on a nice country road with a few signs. No camping or toilets on site. Well worth visiting to view this area.

Thank AWLHELPTOURSINC
Reviewed 14 August 2016

I just loved this place. Plan to be there about an hour (at least) before the scheduled high tide. We got there about 10 minutes before the scheduled high tide and missed the beginning of the phenomenon. It was still breathtaking to watch and we...More

4  Thank Jane S
Reviewed 29 June 2016

Off the beaten path, but catch it at the right tidal time & this confluence of opposing tidal flows is breathtaking! A true hidden gem!

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 24 May 2016

We arrived about an hour before high tide in Eastport - that gave us time to get lost and re-find the trail that goes to the rock outcropping to watch the changing of the tides - it ends up being (guessing) about a half hour...More

4  Thank Tara04002
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hyangkey l
1 September 2015|
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Response from Bonnie G | Reviewed this property |
I have no idea. I just watched the tidal chart for the week we planned to visit
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