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Captain Wayne's Marine Excursions

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“witless bay”(12 reviews)
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Located on Bay Bulls,Newfoundland.We have on site parking adjacent to our outfitting chalet and docking facility.This site is located 2km from the main highway.
Northside Road, Bay Bulls, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
+1 709-763-8687
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Reviewed August 19, 2018 via mobile

Second time with Captain Wayne and both were incredible. Kids both times loved it and so do the adults. Small boat means you can get in closer and with only a few of you all your questions get answered. This trip no whales but some...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 702tamarar
Reviewed July 27, 2018

Unfortunately for us the fog rolled in as we motored out off the jetty which meant there were no whale sightings despite Captain Wayne trying his best and liaising with other tour boats on the sea. Despite that we did enjoy the tour as we...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank TonyandKatya
Reviewed July 25, 2018

Captain Wayne's was our second boat tour in Newfoundland and it was super. Don't be fooled by the simple shed at the harbour - it's a small operation but the love, pride and professionalism is obvious from the minute you step into the office. Wayne...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Audrey63
Reviewed July 11, 2018

They may not have the snazziest web site, and they don't have a lot of overhead for staff taking reservations, but who needs that? You want the trip, right? Captain Wayne himself answered our calls and took our reservation. Each person on the intimately sized...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank theclmoore
Reviewed July 3, 2018 via mobile

Our family of five chose Captain Wayne's Marine Excursion and it was one of the highlights of our trip. We wanted a small group experience and his open boat was perfect. Safety is a high priority with Captain Wayne as was our comfort in very...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Beaverskins24
Reviewed July 2, 2018

Captain Wayne turned out to be a very friendly person. He provided good info during the tour talking about nature around, quite personal thanks to small groups he's taking on his boat. Warm waterproof jacket is provided. Nature didn't cooperate fully that day (no whales...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Piotr O
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

Wayne took us out on his boat and we had a great time! He is very knowledgeable of the local community and also of the bays flora and fauna. We learned a bit about the rock formations as well. We were fortunate to have great...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Sean O
Reviewed June 15, 2018

Mother Nature gave us a sunny, clear day and Wayne provided an amazing trip! We were so happy to head out on his small boat (the two of us were with an additional six customers) and see the Witless Bay Preserve up close. We saw...More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank jocole74
Reviewed December 16, 2017

Do you have to pay more than a big boat tour? Yes. Is it worth it? Absolutely. Captain Wayne and his co-captain are both friendly, knowledgeable, and respectful (of humans and nature) people. Since we were in a small boat, we were able to become...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Karim A
Reviewed September 6, 2017

We were here during September, which is not a good time to see whales, but, we went on the trip to see Puffins. Which we saw! His boat is small, so we could go close to the shore of the island. There were many many...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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2-3 hours.