Touring on the Max our 29th Year!

Discover the Miramichi River aboard the Max Aitken, suited for all climate conditions. You'll love the view from the promenade deck. The Max Aitken is Transport Canada approved with washroom facilities and is fully licensed. Ninety minute bilingual tours, evening and dinner cruises or special events take on the magic of the river aboard our 50 passenger double decker!

We are pleased to be partnering with Rodd Miramichi Resort. Dine with us on the River and enjoy the best seafood. If you like to dine on the boardwalk, Vera’s Kitchen and Bar is ready to serve you before or after your cruise.

Cruise the river at sunset, book your special event or just make your event, special! We can arrange any kind of tour for you and your group. Click here for a full listing of services offered.

Call us at (506) 623-9821


Day Adventure Tours

Located at beautiful Ritchie Wharf, in the heart of Miramichi, NB, you'll find the "Max Aitken.", Your fully bilingual Captain Hache is certified and your tour boat is fully equipped and Transport Canada approved. Up or down river, the choice is yours. Discover why the river is so rich in history with fascinating stories of the river's past as a french fortification and Acadian refuge.

You'll be entertained with stories of the Acadian refuge and shipbuilding years. Touch history with on board living history displays


2pm, and throughout the day, 7 days a week from mid May through mid October.

Price (taxes included)

Adults: $20 per person
Students: $15 per person
Children under 6 (Accompanied by Parent): FREE



Weddings & Parties

The Max Aitken and Miramichi River Boat Tours is ship shape and ready to make all your wedding dreams come true.

Dining on the Max

Have dinner served from Rodd Miramichi River Lodge  on the Max Aitken. From a light lunch to full dinner.