East Coast Summer Series: The Bouctouche Dune

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Ok, ok so I know you’re all waiting for more photos + adventures from Grand Manan and more importantly – PUFFINS! I swear, those posts are coming soon, I just have thousands of pics to sort through and life has been crazy busy (in the very best ways.) But because I don’t want the blog to be quiet this week, I thought I’d share some snapshots from a local favorite of mine – the Bouctouche Dune.

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Located about 45 minutes from Moncton, the Bouctouche dune offers an AMAZING salt water beach, an interpretive center, a gorgeous boardwalk and the best part – it’s totally FREE.

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Walking the beach is one of my favorite reasons to go to the Dune. The water is a bit cooler as you’re swimming in the unsheltered Northumberland Strait, but don’t let that stop you from jumping in on a hot day. With limited swimmable water options this summer, the Dune is a safe, mermaid approved swimming spot.

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On the hunt for beach glass? I’ve found some of my best pieces on this beach –ย including the incredibly rare red sea glass!ย It’s also home to beautiful pieces of driftwood that make great photo ops, just sayin.

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Whether you’re looking for the perfect destination for a family outing, a beach trip with friends or your favorite human, or you just need a place to go, relax, and unwind – the Bouctouche Dune will do the trick.

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It was the perfect day and perfect spot for an outing with D, Mom & Dad.

Have you visited the Bouctouche Dune? What is your favorite part about visiting?ย 

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