Gillis Lobster Tours & Charter

Gillis Lobster Tours & Charter

Captain Danny Gillis, a Judique native, is a 35-year veteran fishing the waters of Inverness County. His lobster boat tours have become hugely popular and a “must-do” while on Cape Breton Island. Learn all there is about lobster and the life of a fisher while on board his boat the “Getaway”. After the lobster demonstration, enjoy a cruise around Port Hood Island and try your hand at fishing for mackerel. All this happens while enjoying live commentary on the local characters and region. Consistently ranked “5 out of 5” and “Excellent” on Trip Advisor.

Charter tours available for groups and families

Haul traps, band lobsters and more

Two-hour tours sail from Port Hood at 2pm

(children’s rates available)


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