Category Archives: Featured Stories

Beaches, Bogs & Beautiful Scenery

Beaches, Bogs & Beautiful Scenery

Visiting Kouchibouguac National Park is on your bucket list? Congrats! You’ve made a great decision considering all the amazing attractions and activities this park has to offer. As summer students for Discover Miramichi, we had the opportunity to experience some of these attractions and activities on our day trip to Kouchibouguac. The park is approximatelyContinue Reading

Shaking Hands with the Past

Shaking Hands with the Past

Time travel is usually something only Hollywood can pull off in movies, so you can imagine that we don’t get much chance to partake in many time altering experiences.  Today we got just that chance to do so with a little help from our friends at Beaubears Island Interpretive Centre. We all boarded into theContinue Reading

Four Diverse Events, One City

Four Diverse Events, One City

Our city has many different people that live in the confines we call Miramichi, and with the mixture of people, we have a multitude of different cultures and interests.  This weekend, there are many of these activities and cultural events that you can get the chance to go and experience. Starting with Canada’s largest IrishContinue Reading

A Tube-Tastic Experience

A Tube-Tastic Experience

Don’t you just love being able to sit back and relax while floating in a tube down the Miramichi river? If you answered yes, then Stewart’s Tubing is the place for you! As summer students for Discover Miramichi we are always looking for new activities to partake in. The forecast called for beach weather, soContinue Reading

Connecting North and South

Connecting North and South

Today we experienced our first outing as summer students for Discover Miramichi. Upon arrival at Metepenagiag Heritage Park we were greeted by two of the summer staff, Hunter and Logan. They would eventually be guiding us through the teepee building process, but we were scheduled to explore the interpretive center first. From left to right:Continue Reading

Student Job Portal

Student Job Portal

Hey, we heard you were looking for one of New Brunswick’s BEST Summer Jobs! Luckily for you, that’s exactly what we are offering! About Us: The Miramichi River Tourism Association is a non-profit association made up of tourism operators, industry professionals, and tourism focused individuals from the Miramichi Region – from Boiestown to Escuminac andContinue Reading

Engage, Experience, Eat! MRTA’s 2019 AGM

Engage, Experience, Eat! MRTA’s 2019 AGM

Join the Miramichi River Tourism Association on March 22, 2019 as we celebrate 2018’s accomplishments as well as prepare for the years to come! Participants will learn the significance behind “A Taste of Place” and how to create it, have the opportunity to join an experiential learning workshop, and enjoy a locally inspired luncheon! This event is forContinue Reading

Warm Up Your Winter With These Romantic Experiences

Warm Up Your Winter With These Romantic Experiences

What could be more romantic than snuggling with your sweetie near a crackling fire? Here are some winter getaways that are sure to rekindle the romance! Snowshoes & Snuggles with Storeytown’s “Frozen in Time Package”  – A romantic winter getaway at Storeytown Cottages; bundle up for a day of snow shoeing & sliding then cozy upContinue Reading

MRTA Welcomes New Members!

MRTA Welcomes New Members!

The Miramichi River Tourism Association is excited to welcome five new members for 2019! Hoping to join our network of awesome tourism professionals? Keep scrolling! New Members Halcomb’s Moose Barn – Newly opened in 2019 but with five generations of hospitality experience, The Moose Barn has been described as a snowmobilers paradise! Chez Raymond –Continue Reading

Must Try Winter Activities

Must Try Winter Activities

Whether you embrace winter in all its glory or would rather embrace a cup of cocoa by a hot fire, with nearly 3 meters of annual snowfall, Miramichi has something for everyone! Dashing Through the Snow – Fletcher’s Sleighrides is a unique experience you won’t find anywhere else. Hop aboard a horse drawn sleigh as itContinue Reading