1 day cruise at Waskaganish

Minimum 4 passengers


Per adulte


***Due to COVID-19 Travel Restrictions, this offer is currently limited to community members and residents of Eeyou Istchee, upon proof of vaccination (2 doses). Open to all visitors Summer 2022****

Operated by the Wiinipaakw Tours solidarity cooperative, this full-day eco-cruise will depart from the community of Waskaganish, where the very first Hudson's Bay Company trading post was established. Climb aboard our 8-passenger capacity boat, the Wiinipek Chiimaan, and join a certified Cree captain to explore beautiful Rupert Bay and its surrounding islands like never before. Keep your eyes wide open during the tour, as you will have wonderful opportunities to observe northern flora and fauna. Depending on the weather, you will have the chance to admire the beautiful coastal islands of Charlton, Tent, Beluga and/or others. A stopover on one of the islands is planned for lunch, where you will also have the opportunity to enjoy an interpretive walk with our experienced guides.
Who knows, maybe you will be lucky enough to see beluga whales, caribou or even polar bears! Unforgettable memories and majestic landscapes guaranteed. Safety equipment included during the excursion.

- Departure from Waskaganish at WTSC Coolbox located at 12, JSC Watt.
- Departure time between 10am-12pm (tide dependant).
- Duration of the tour: 6 to 8 hours.
- Lunch included (picnic).
- Reservation mandatory (limited seats).
- Its is MANDATORY that passengers are onsite 45 minutes before departure. Departure time will be confirmed at the day before the beginning of the tour at the latest.
- On your arrival, a Safety Briefing (signature of forms, review of safety procedures and distribution of personal flotation devices) will be held. IMPORTANT NOTE: YOU WILL NOT BE ALLOWED TO BE ON BOARD IF YOU ARE LATE AND MISS THE MANDATORY SECURITY MEETING. NO REFUND WILL BE GIVEN.
- Bring warm clothes, snacks, and a reusable bottle of water.
- A closed, toilet cabin will be available on board.

***In case of poor weather, the tour will be rescheduled the next day (Sunday).


1-day Tour (July 17 and 31, August 7, 14, 21, 28 and September 4)

Price plus taxes.
July 17, 31, August 14 and August 28, 2021


Price plus taxes.
July 17, 31, August 14 and August 28, 2021