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Hopewell Cape is located near the end of the Fundy Bay.|
The tide is the largest at the end of the bay.
The tide (difference between high and low tides) is greatest when the Moon is between the Earth and the Sun and in the summertime. They have recorded tides as high as 54 feet.
While we were here it only got to a measly 41.8 feet.
The large tide causes interesting erosion along the shoreline.
There are many caves and pillars which are called "Flower Pots."
We never viewed the peak high or low tides while here. We were within 1 hour of each.
A 40 foot tide changes about 6 feet every hour.