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Hopewell Cape, Canada

Hopewell Rocks

Iconic rock formations that allow for exploration during high or low tide. 

Also known as the Flowerpot Rocks due to their unique tapered shape, the Hopewell Rocks are one of the most unique tidal formations in North America.

Caused by the ever moving tide off the Canadian coast, these rocks have spindly bases and arches that continue to be gnawed away at by the sea. The tidal level is drastic enough that one can walk the beach at the base of the stones one day and be 50 feet underwater the next on the very same spot. Many of the standing rocks also have sparse vegetation on their plateaus which has earned them their flowery nickname.