A version of this article originally appeared on the Tourism New Brunswick website.
Calling all adventurers! Grab your comfiest shoes, your best camera, and your favourite travel companion because New Brunswick is full of things to do. From the relaxing to the exhilarating, get ready to #ExploreNB with these 18 adventures for 2018.
1. Taste something right out of the ocean
In New Brunswick you'll have endless access to the freshest seafood anywhere. Grab a lobster fished that same morning and learn to crack it and clean it yourself. No delicious meat is left behind!
2. Go island hopping through the Fundy Isles
Picturesque fishing villages, breathtaking scenery, and friendly islanders will charm your socks off on this three-island trip.
5. Swim in Canada’s warmest salt water
With an average water temperature of 29 °C, you’re sure to get a very warm welcome at Parlee Beach Provincial Park.
6. Shop local at Canada’s oldest farmer’s market
Wander through this National Historic Site and buy the freshest produce from businesses who’ve been at the Saint John City Market for over 100 years.
13. Attend a traditional powwow
Drum, dance, eat, and celebrate as you learn about the rich traditions and cultures of the Maliseet and Mi’kmaq of New Brunswick.
14. Learn to love the snow
Ski, skate, snowboard, snowshoe, snowmobile, and *snow* much more at Sugarloaf Provincial Park, the ultimate vacation destination to amp up your winter.
15. Steal a smooch under a kissing bridge
Better pucker up, because there are over 50 covered bridges in New Brunswick (including the world’s largest in Hartland).
16. Climb the highest peak in the Maritimes
Whether on your own or with a guide, Mount Carleton Provincial Park is the perfect place to unleash your inner mountaineer.
17. Experience a billion years of history
Climb volcanic rocks, paddle an Ice Age river, walk on the ocean floor, and more, all at Stonehammer UNESCO Global Geopark.
18. Head out on a road trip
Explore New Brunswick the way it was meant to be experienced. Jump in a car, hit the road, and take it all in on these road trips.