Saddle Island Trail - Red Bay National Historic Site

Red Bay

Take a one hour guided or self-guided tour of Saddle Island and visit the remnants of the ovens where whale blubber was rendered into oil, cooperages where oil barrels were assembled and the graves of some 130 whales who died here four and a half centuries ago.

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Contact Information


  • Visitor Centre , Red Bay
  • 51.7328, -56.4285


Dates of Operation

  • Jun 15 - Sep 15, 2018


  • $2 for boat, leaves every hour
  • Payment Options
    • American Express
    • MasterCard
    • Visa


  • French Language