While staying at the Whale Watch Motel, you can arrange a tour boat with Captain Mac on the Mister Matthew or with Captain Riddle to view the whales in season as they run the Bay of Fundy and Gulf of Maine waters. Take a tour of the Island by sea or land; visit Roosevelt Campobello International Park for the movie, the cottage tour, or Tea with Eleanor.
Visit Herring Cove Provincial Park and walk along the spectacular beach; tour the iconic and world famous Head Harbour Lightstation, one of the most photographed lighthouses in the world; visit to the Marine Life InterpretionCentre of the Canadian Whale Institute and Mulholland Lighthouse.
Enjoy Island harvested seafood. amazing homemade desserts, and typical “Canadian” cuisine (think poutine!) at any of the local restaurants on Campobello, such as Family Fisheries, Herring Cove Clubhouse, The Pier on the Waterfront, Prince Cafe at Roosevelt Park, and Vay’s Take Away. Other quick options for lunch are Campobello Village Mart and Nikki’s Convenience Store. Check out even more varied dining options in Lubec, Maine, just across the FDR Memorial Bridge.
Play golf at the spectacular Herring Cove Provincial Park nine-hole golf course with amazing views of the Bay of Fundy, hike the scenic trails of both Herring Cove and Roosevelt Campobello International Parks, hunt for shells and sea glass, kayak next to seals and whales on Passamaquoddy Bay or the Bay of Fundy, don your wetsuit and swim in the clear but very cold (brrr!) water, take a bike tour on the Island trails and roads, or sit on the beach at Herring Cove or Friar’s Bay and enjoy the views. Birding is another very popular activity with an abundance of species both nesting and migratory.