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Stand-up Paddle Board and River Adventure – Storeytown Cottages

Stand-up Paddle Board and River Adventure – Storeytown Cottages

Your experience, paddling on the Miramichi River, may have been in a canoe, kayak or a tube, and now, there’s a fun and easy new way to play on the river – a stand-up paddle board! Check into one of our comfy cottages for the weekend. Meet your experienced board instructor for a demonstration, practice time and maps of the best routes. Once you’ve perfected your stance, head out for a fantastic day on the river. Take a break to stop for a shore lunch we’ve prepared for you. Later, return to your cottage, relax and watch the sunset as you contemplate your second day’s activity on the water. Canoes and kayaks are also available.

 

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  • Starting at $300 (single) and $360 (couple) for 2 nights

Glacial Flotation on the Miramichi River

Learn about the glacial history of this famous river, then explore the natural surroundings firsthand with a tubing experience. End with a campfire and overnight stay for 4 at Wilson’s Four Seasons Resort. ($279) June 1 – September 1, 2017  

“Still Fishing” – A Documentary of Escuminac’s Seafaring History

“Still Fishing” – A Documentary of Escuminac’s Seafaring History

Many fishing communities along the eastern seaboard have a history of loss and memorials erected for fishermen lost at sea. None will move you as much, as watching this documentary about the Escuminac Disaster, where 35 fishermen were lost at sea in 1959. Rare interviews with survivors and families create a compelling documentary and viewingContinue Reading

Tipi Retreats

Tipi Retreats

Metepenagiag’s representation and interpretation of the Mi’kmaq culture is excellent, and it just got even better – you can now sleep in a traditional tipi. Once you arrive at the Heritage Park, you will be given a tour of the park and then you’ll be taken to your traditional accommodations. You’ll be assigned a tipiContinue Reading

Fishermen Powwow – Spirit of Peace and Friendship

Fishermen Powwow – Spirit of Peace and Friendship

In the Spirit of Peace and Friendship, join host Regional Chief Roger Augustine in celebrating our diverse cultures as we honour reconciliation and partnership in the commercial fishery on Waterford Green in the City of Miramichi. This experience gives you access to all of the events and the perfect opportunity to explore the cultural villageContinue Reading

Touring in Style on the Miramichi

Touring in Style on the Miramichi

If you’ve always wanted to try a side-by-side but just haven’t had a chance, have we got an adventure planned for you! Check into your cottage for a relaxing evening and plan your tour for the next day. We have 4 or 6 seat side-by-sides, depending on the on the size of your group. YourContinue Reading

Voyageur Canoe Adventure – Kouchibouguac National Park

Recreate the trips of the region’s courageous first settlers as you head out from Kouchibouguac National Park in a re-creation of a voyageur canoe. Historical fact and folklore permeate your trip as you and your four- to eight-man team paddle along. As the interpreter talks about the history of the area and the Mi’kmaq wayContinue Reading

Beaverbrook’s Finest Hour: Winning the Battle of Britain – Beaverbrook House

Beaverbrook’s Finest Hour: Winning the Battle of Britain – Beaverbrook House

It’s not every day that you get to have a conversation with Lord Beaverbrook, in his bullish character, in the comfort of his own home. This is a rare glimpse into the life of Beaverbrook. Meet him in his office and obtain details of how he helped keep the planes in the air as theContinue Reading

Fun at the Country Fair – Napan Agricultural Show

Fun at the Country Fair – Napan Agricultural Show

You haven’t experienced the real country way of life until you’ve attended the Napan Agricultural Show. Children can participate in the “Wild and Woolly” sheep race or the “Rake n’ Wheelbarrow” event. You will join a farmer for a 4-hour tour of the show grounds and many agricultural displays. You can even take a selfieContinue Reading

Dare the Dark With the Headless Nun – French Fort Cove Nature Park

Dare the Dark With the Headless Nun – French Fort Cove Nature Park

You never know when a spirit might pop up to say hello! Tour the depths of French Fort Cove as you uncover the legend of the Headless Nun. Was she killed for secrets about buried treasure or was she the victim of a madman? All the stories told are based on real dates and charactersContinue Reading