Miramichi River Boat Tours is conveniently located at Ritchie Wharf in downtown Miramichi.
Adults - $20.00
Students - $15.00
Children under 6 years of age accompanied by a parent - No Charge
Each tour last 90 minutes. The first 45 minutes includes a historical narration of sites as we sail past. The last 45 minutes is reserved for you to enjoy the sights and sounds of the Miramichi River as we return to the wharf.
Our main tour begins at the Ritchie Wharf and sails eastward down the Miramichi River for 45 minutes. Most times, that takes us to the former Town of Chatham before we turn around and return to our point of departure.
Our other popular route is usually an evening tour lasting 90 minutes that takes us "up" the Miramichi River to the former Village of Nelson-Miramichi, through the "tickle" and around Beaubear Island.
Other routes are available for charter tours and are arranged in consultation with Capt Haché.
Reservations are not generally required but booking ahead will ensure your seat on tours
Email your request to Capt Haché at email@example.com
Include the following information:
- Your name
- Your telephone number, including area code
- Date you would like to reserve
- Time you would like to reserve - our regular tour is at 2:00 pm daily weather permitting. We also have tours at 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
- Number of adults and children in your party
NOTE: We require a minimum of 10 adult passengers for each tour.
You can also drop into any New Brunswick Visitor Information Centre and they’ll be glad to help you make your reservation.
Group rates may be available, depending on the size of the group. Contact Capt Haché for details. 506-623-9821
No down payment is required for individuals or larger groups.
Miramichi River Boat Tours accepts cash, cheques and e-transfers. We do not operate a debit/credit card machine.
Yes. The Max Aitken is a fully certified, Transport Canada approved tour boat that provides lifejackets and all other safety equipment.
There are refreshments on board consisting of bottled water, pop by the glass, some popular brands of beer, and limited mixed drinks. Potato chips and Cheese Sticks are sometimes available as well.
Yes, any snacks or non alcoholic beverages may be carried aboard.
The Max Aitken tour boat is licensed to carry up to 50 persons on each tour.
Yes. Miramichi River Boat Tours is fully bilingual.
Yes. Ritchie Wharf provides visitors with lots of free parking, restaurants and other amenities.