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7 Jul 2017
“Our favourite part of our Newfoundland trip”
29 Sep 2016
“Very disappointed with cancellation and poor communication”
Cruise beautiful Bonne Bay, in the heart of Gros Morne National Park, on a 28ft fishing boat. We will demonstrate the lobster fishery. Try catching a fish with the rods. Lunch will be served with a choice of lobster chowder or chili, drink and a...more
1 Neddies Harbour Boat Launch, Norris Point, Gros Morne National Park, Newfoundland and Labrador A0K 3V0, Canada
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Reviewed 8 July 2017

For my birthday, I didn't want to go hiking and my husband and I looooove lobster, so I thought this would be the perfect thing to do. And it sure was!!! Jenielle did say it would be weather dependent, but we were super stoked that...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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Reviewed 29 September 2016

I booked the lobster boil-up for me, my wife and daughter well in advance, probably three months at least. Got a heads-up that the weather could be cool since we were in September which I really appreciated, being from balmy southern Ontario! then after getting...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Mark W
Jenielle C, Owner at Oceanside Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2016

Mark, I'm so sorry we couldn't accommodate you. This was our really our first year in operation and we live and learn, we will not be taking bookings for the following years in September due to weather. We did go out the day before in...More

Reviewed 24 September 2016

Jenielle and Jody provided my fiancé and I with such a special experience. The trip was very informative with an opportunity to learn about the lobster, crab and cod fisheries. We also caught mackerel and had a delicious meal of cod, mussels, potatoes, mackerel and...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank Bw1987
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

We took the fishing tour with our 2 kids aged 5 and 8. Truly outstanding experience. Jody and Jenielle make you feel like welcome friends and they were very good with our kids too. We loved it all- the cook out, the lobster traps and...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank CalgaryNic
Reviewed 16 August 2016 via mobile

What a blast. Great folks Jody, Jennelle and Jenny. They took us out for some cod fishing, which we love, then Jody explained lobster trapling showing us a classic wooden lobster trap then a newer metal one and told us the differences. He explained baiting...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Graham M
Reviewed 12 August 2016

We did this trip during our family holiday to Newfoundland and all rated it as the highlight of our vacation. Jody and Jenielle gave us a very informative tour of Bonne Bay and we were then able to catch cod and were treated to a...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank andy0wl
Reviewed 8 August 2016

My family went on a fantastic vacation to Gros Morne National Park! We did many great activities and saw beautiful scenery everywhere. When people ask us what was the highlight of our Newfoundland trip, every member of our family immediately responds with "Our Oceanside Excursion...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank caliadams
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

It was a highlight of our trip to Gros Morne. It was a packed 3.5 hour trip, catching Cod and Mackerel. Then they were cooked a secluded beach alone with some tasty mussels. Jody and Jenielle were great and took pleasure in us having fun....More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Paul D
Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

A highlight of our vacation. So glad we booked with Jody and Janielle as the entire experience was so well thought-out. A friendly, knowledgable and safe way to learn about the local bay, fishing cod, and trapping lobster, all while surrounded by beautiful scenery and...More

Date of experience: August 2016
Thank Kent H
Reviewed 24 July 2016

Our twilight cod fishing and lobster beach boil-up tour with Jody and Jenielle was a true highlight of our trip to Newfoundland. We learned a lot about lobster and cod fishing in the Bonne Bay area, took in the beautiful scenery, did a little cod...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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6 May 2018|
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Response from Jenielle C | Property representative |
Sorry, we don't start until the first week of July, Jody is fishing on the south coast of Newfoundland until then.