Port aux Basques Marine Excursions

Channel-Port aux Basques
 

Fishermen Skipper George and son First Mate Andy offer deep sea fishing (cod, mackerel and shark) experiences. Whales, tuna, dolphins, and seals are possible sightings Learn about local sea birds: how to clean, fillet and cook fish; tie nautical knots; or build a killick. Explore historic Channel Island with its lighthouse. Explore and discover the Gateway to Newfoundland in our new 28-foot open aluminum boat. safety is our priority. The Gulf ferry and our boat dock in the same harbor.

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Min: 4 persons
$69.50 per person. Minimum passengers 4. Includes an interpretative deep sea fishing tour (maximum 2 hours). Chartered tours available. See website.

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5-7 Marine Drive- Floating Docks , Channel-Port aux Basques
47.5742, -59.1391 (Download GPX)
Jul 1 - Nov 30
+1 (709) 1 709 694 0563
+1 (709) 1 709 694 0568
+1 (709) 1 709 694 0563

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Special Offers from this Operator

Starting at $69.50 Per Person
Deep Sea Fishing at the Gateway to Newfoundland
You love to fish? We love to fish. Skipper George will interpret and coach you through fishing for mackerel and/or cod (during recreational season) in the cold, clean Atlantic Ocean just off historic Port aux Basques. Included are demonstrations in lobster, crab and whelk as well as fish cleaning and filleting, and interpretation of the commercial fishery on the Southwest Coast of Newfoundland. We have the gear; all you need to do is practice calling, "Here fishy, fishy."
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Port aux Basques Marine Excursions
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  • +1 (709) 694 0563
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Starting at $65.50 Per Person
Channel Head Lighthouse Picnic
Your adventure to isolated Channel Head Island includes an interpretative tour along the coastline at the Gateway to Newfoundland and a search for eagles, whales and other marine life common in the area. Enjoy a seafood-themed picnic alongside Recognized Federal Heritage Building, Channel Head Lighthouse and chat with seasoned fisherman, Skipper George about the commercial fishery. Get an up close view of the Gulf ferry as it sails by so seemingly close you could reach out and touch it.
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Port aux Basques Marine Excursions
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  • +1 (709) 694 0568

Starting at $1160 Per Package
Resettlements Grand Tour
This full day excursion departs from Rose Blanche and is suitable for anyone longing for wide-open natural spaces and fresh air with a thirst for knowledge about life in a Newfoundland outport. Tour to the now-resettled remote communities of Grand Bruit and Petites with a rest stop in the still-active fishing village of La Poile, our skipper's hometown. Views of sea birds, marine life and wild life. Learn about the commercial fishery, and try for a cod or mackerel of your own.
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Port aux Basques Marine Excursions
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  • +1 (709) 694 0563
  • +1 (709) 694 0568

Starting at $699 CDN
Shark Fishing at the Gateway
Thrilling shark fishing adventure at the Gateway to Newfoundland, Port aux Basques. All shark fishing gear is provided for customer use. We use fresh bait to lure mako and blue sharks and release them using humane hook release tools and methods after they are caught. This is a catch and release fishery only.
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Port aux Basques Marine Excursions Inc.
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  • +1 (709) 694 0563
  • +1 (709) 694 0568

Starting at $370.99 Per Person
Picnic On Channel Head Lighthouse and Boating Excursion
The adventure to the Island starts at the main wharf in Port aux Basques, an interpretative boat tour along the coastline and a search for eagles, whales, seals and wildlife that are common to the area. The walk to the top of the island suits most fitness levels and sightseeing desires. Take advantage of this great stay, boat and picnic package which includes one night in a standard guest room at St. Christopher's Hotel, a dinner entree with a glass of wine and hot breakfast.
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St. Christopher's Hotel

* Offers are subject to availability. Taxes are extra. You may have to pre-book and/or mention
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