Bonne Bay Marine Station

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Norris Point, NL A0K 3V0- Map It
Phone: (709) 458-2550

AAA Editor Notes

Bonne Bay Marine Station is 1.2 km s. on Main St. to the Norris Point Dock, just s. of jct. Clarke's Rd. and Main St. The two-story facility offers 45-minute guided tours during which visitors learn about such Bonne Bay marine plants as algae and plankton as well as crabs and other animals. Interactive touch tanks include sea stars and a variety of fish species. Two-hour boat tours of the bay allow passengers to collect plankton, spot such wildlife as bald eagles and whales and enjoy views of the surrounding Gros Morne National Park. Bay kayaking tours of varying foci and length also are offered. Picnicking is permitted.
Aquarium $6.25; $5 (ages 5-17 and 65+); $15 (family, two adults and two children); $3.25 (each additional child with paid family rate). Boat tour $30; $17 (ages 12-16); $8 (ages 1-11). Boat tours require a minimum of 10 passengers per departure.
Hours: Aquarium tours are offered daily 9-5, late May-early Sept.; Wed.-Sun. 9-5, early Sept.-late Sept. Boat tours depart from the BonTours wharf Wed. and Sat. at 2, July 1-early Sept. Allow 1 hour minimum.