Our boat - the Olivia Margaret - is a 42 foot Northhumberland Twin-Engine Transport Canada approved for 20 passengers equipped with all the latest navigation and safety equipment to provide you with a safe and enjoyable tour. We do have a head (washroom) on board! Rain, shine or fog, we will do our best to make your tour with us the highlight of your vacation. Our professional crew are knowledgeable with the local points of interest and our underwater drone will take you to the bottom of the ocean, without getting wet!
Sightseeing & Marine Life
From June through September join us for a 1½ hour tour as we cruise past Peggy's Cove Lighthouse heading east, navigating between the rocky islands to the fishing village of West Dover. Keep your eyes open for seals, tuna, leatherback turtles and sunfish. In addition, Dover Island is located one mile off the shore of West Dover. It is considered by many to be the best bouldering area around Nova Scotia and the premier bouldering destination in Atlantic Canada.
Puffin, Bird & Seal Watching
From June through August, this 2½ hour tour will take you out to Pearl Island one of the most southern Puffin nesting colony on the southwestern coast of Nova Scotia, where you'll also see; Razorbills, Black Guillemots, Common Terns, Common Eiders and Seagulls. Then we'll steam back to Seal Rock to watch the seals sunbathing or feeding depending on the tides and then cross the head of beautiful St. Margaret's Bay.
Bird Watching & Photography
Jason Dain, a renowned local naturalist will be your guide every Saturday for select weeks in July and August. These tours will depart at 7:00 am and return at 10:00 am, spending 1 hour at Pearl Island. This tour is truly a photography and birder tour not to be missed.
Deep Sea Fishing
Daily Morning Departures
From June till October join us for 2 hours of Deep Sea Fishing which offers an abundance of Cod, Mackerel, Haddock, Pollock and anything else that's hungry enough to grab your line. This tour allows you to fully appreciate the Marine Life of our Atlantic Waters. We supply all the gear with a choice of rods or traditional hand lines. We will even clean, fillet and bag your catch for you!
Available for Charter
From June through September join us for a 2 hour Sunset Cruise, the perfect way to end your day in the Cove. We'll head up St. Margaret's Bay to Boutiliers Cove then across the bay to Southwest Cove to see the Castle. On the way back, we will catch a beautiful sunset. Mother Nature will decide how spectacular it is!
Multiple Daily Departures
From September to October we'll be chartering a quick tour for 20 minutes which takes you up close and around the famous Peggy's Cove Lighthouse. Bring your camera and take a memorable photograph from a the best viewpoint possible. Perfect for social media posts!
Our vessel is available for charter from June thru October. We can board up to 20 people and are available for short or long durations. We strive to accommodate your specific needs and schedule. Our experienced crew is certified to provide you with the best cruising experience possible in historic Atlantic Canada.