Happy Canada Day! We loved our 5 day stay in Bathurst. We are now heading to look at Caraquet and then heading to Shippagan, NB where we will spend the night.
This shows us leaving Bathurst.
This is Doug Wolfe, Bathurst Marina manager and great guy, along with one his helpers Danny Boureau.
We are heading along the coast toward Caraquet. Calm waters!
Commercial fishing boat with sub-like life raft they can eject off the stern.
More fishing boats.
A huge stack of lobster pots along the dock.
Fishing boats in all shapes and sizes.
Large stack of lobster pots on the dock after they have been unloaded. Season is over here.
Commercial snow crab fishing boat with crab traps still on board.
Fishing boat in Shippagan.
Some of the Shippagan fishing fleet.
Very interesting helper-boat pulled up on stern of this fishing boat.
This is the good and protected marina at Shippagan for pleasure craft. The commercial fishing boats were next to us but in a separate harbor area.
This lighthouse is right next to the marina in Shippagan.
Another view of the lighthouse in Shippagan, with the marina to one side.
Walking along the bike path outside of Shippagan.
The bike path goes right along the water. Come back tomorrow for more!