The Adventurer’s Experience

October, 2018 — important notice regarding beach tours

2-Hour tours available October 27 & 28, 2018. We will be conducting the final 2 hour tours of the season from an alternative beach access point. Book your spot on the tour today.

Due to storm damage, the beach access point at the Joggins Fossil Centre is closed until repairs are completed. If you’ve booked an upcoming tour please contact Jordan at or call (902) 251-2727 ext. 222. Sorry for the inconvenience and thank you for your understanding.

4-hour guided tour

Step down and venture back 300 million years through the finest example in the world of the terrestrial tropical environment and ecosystems of the Pennsylvanian Coal Age. A knowledgeable interpreter will assist the Adventurer in understanding the emergence of the world's earliest occurrence of reptilian life preserved within the sedimentary layers of the cliffs.

  • Difficult terrain
  • A minimum of 48 hours’ notice is suggested for booking and/or cancellation.
  • A brown bag snack is included (may include whole fruit, granola bar, and homemade cookie).
  • Hard hats will be provided and must be worn.
  • Tours must be pre-booked: email us at today.

Admission fees — taxes included

  • $75 per person


The following is the 4-hour guided tour schedule for the 2018 season:
  • Saturday, June 9, 2018, at 12:30 pm
  • Sunday, June 24, 2018, at 1:00 pm
  • Sunday, July 8, 2018, at 11:30 am
  • Saturday, July 21, 2018, at 11:30 am
  • Saturday, August 4, 2018, at 10:00 am
  • Sunday, August 19, 2018, at 10:30 am
To register for a given tour, please, please
Published: 2016-05-03