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Dipper Harbour Adventure Center

1538 Route 790
Dipper Harbour, NB
Canada, E5J 1Y2
1-506-659-2769

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Get away on the water while visiting historic Saint John, NB

Dipper Harbour Adventure Center is within a half hour drive from Saint John, NB  or  fifty minute drive from St Andrews, NB and is located on the Bay of Fundy. The center has many amenities- washrooms and showers, equipment storage,.camping -tenting and RV-and beach suite accommodation,Fitness room, Beach house and gazebo for BBQ and cooking, private beaches, walk on the bottom of the ocean, wild life, Campbell walking trail, fishing community, parking, biking, fire pit, internet. Our shuttle will meet you at the Saint John Airport on request. Meals can be provided.

 

View from adventure center.View from adventure center.Kayak Tours half day full day three day  five day

Half Day(2 to 3 hrs)

Harbour Tour – Half day- 9am, 1pm,   Cost $69/person.
Dipper Harbour is an active fishing village and rich in culture. It has a population of about 90 people.

Tours for all agesTours for all ages

 

Kayak Tours depart from our private beach. Here you will begin your experience of the amazing Bay of Fundy eco systems. Our geology is unique and as such has been chosen as part of the Stonehammer Geopark. On our tour you will be in protected waters and you will experience the Highest Tides in the world, see fishing weirs, sea caves, lobster fishing boats, largest lobster compound on the Bay of Fundy, seals, seabirds, bald eagles, salt water marsh, waterfalls, rock weed and dulse, periwinckles, and experience some beach combing.

 

 

Saint John’s Irving Nature Park- Half day. Cost $69/person

Blue Heron FishingBlue Heron Fishing

 

The Nature park is located on the west side of Saint John and has interest as you can see evidence of the Glaciers that where here once upon a time. You see the gravel deposits and the carving action that the glaciers had on the escarpment. At higher tides it is possible to circumnavigate the island.
The guides will take you to the breeding area of the Blue Herons on one of the protected Islands.

 

 

 

Full Day(5 to 6 hrs)

Fundy Shores Tour – Full day-9am to 4pm. Cost $145 per person

 

 

Fundy ShoresFundy ShoresDiscover the peaceful and  quiet life along this rugged coast line of the Bay of Fundy. Experience the tidal flow of the Bay of Fundy. Your guide will take you to some other communities along the ever changing coast line. Paddle with Seals and Porpoise. See the many common Eider ducks, loons, sea pigeons, bald eagles.

Deer Island Tour –  Full day- meet at 9:00am    Cost $145 per person
Join us on this adventure.  If you are travelling from out of the area stay with us the night before. You can camp(tent), use your RV or book one of our beach suites.-See accommodation.

 Worried SealsWorried Seals

Our guides will take you in our van and take all the gear to travel to our put in on Deer Island.  This area offers protected waters within the Islands of the Fundy Isles. Here we will see an abundance of sea life. There are many sea birds especially during the migratory times. The whales are there depending on the available feed. Porpoise are usually in abundance. Islands, beaches, ledges and lots of seals. Lighthouses, and other navigational aids are always an attraction for visitors This full day adventure you will not regret. The guides will take several stops at some of the Islands. At Campobello Island you will see the most photographed light house.

 

 

 

 Musquash Salt Water Marsh to Dipper Harbour- Full day.  $155/person

 

Salt water marshSalt water marshThe Ride with the Tide Guided Tour through the largest Salt Water Marsh on the Eastern Seaboard and protected area is a dream for Nature Lovers and Photographers. Shore birds are plentiful, Canada Geese and ducks are abundant,  Bald eagles, Ospreys, you may see fish. The Kingfisher is always a neat bird. The mud banks of the River will start to show after the water drains out, the Marsh grasses will be above your head that were once level. The waters will run faster as tide gets closer to ebb. This tour takes you beyond and along the Fundy Shores. This rugged Coastline is prestine and scenic. 

 

 

Wolve Islands –  Full day     Group(10 to 12 people)   Cost $295 per person

8989489894beaches. At the end of the paddle the boat will meet us and supper will be served during our way back.

This full day Wolves Islands tour includes boat transport to the Wolves and back, Guided tour around the five Islands, all meals, and guides.

 

Multiday Tours(3 days) 

Fundy Isles Tour – Deer Island, Campobello, Grand Manan- Three day – $795

 

Grand Harbour Light Grand Harbour Light The Fundy Isles all belong to the province of New Brunswick. These are all connected by Ferry during the Summer season. Grand Manan is the largest Island with Fishery being the industry.
On this three day excursion camping is a good choice but there are many B&B’s available that also serve great meals and are quiet to have a great relaxing evening.

 

 

 

 

St John River- Oromocto, Gagetown, Evandale, Oakpoint-Three day – two nights

Ridgeback Lodge River ViewRidgeback Lodge River ViewThis guided trip is good for the paddler that would like to do some distance. The scenery along this historic river-The Rhine of North America- is amazing with the fall colours. Great time for adventure and photography. Cost$795

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alma to St Martin-  Three day, two nights

Highest Tides in the worldHighest Tides in the world

 

The Coast along the Fundy National park is rugged and unspoiled. There is a real history and signs of the earlier logging that went on for the shipbuilding industry along the NB Coast. This three day trip is for the more experienced paddler.
Arrive at Dipper Harbour the day before the trip date. The Guides will help you organise all equipment and food. Trip plan will also be discussed. Shuttle will take all to start of trip and will meet us at the end of trip. Cost $795

 

 

 

Multiday Tours(five days)

Fundy Isles Tour – All Inclusive Fundy Isles 5 day 6 nights- tour – $1495


Arrive at our Dipper Harbour Adventure Center evening before start of trip.During the week we will10592971_10152551933988672_5472052844765718312_nlight10592971_10152551933988672_5472052844765718312_nlight paddle and hike the Fundy Shores and Fundy Isles.Your accommodation will be in our beach suite(See Accommodations for Dipper Harbour,NB) and Island B&Bs with meals.
Meals will be prepared and served at the beach house.Refreshments provided in the evening get together.
All equipment for paddling on the Bay of Fundy- Fundy Shores, Deer Island/Campobello island and Grand Manan, Shuttle provided. We can meet you at the Saint John Air Port.
All inclusive 5days of adventure and 6 nights accommodation.

Option: Bring your own kayaks and equipment, make your own meals, camping for accommodation.
6 nights and 5 days adventure. Includes shuttle, guiding, camping fees, ferry. Cost $995/person