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16 Oct 2016
“Wonderful boat tour”
15 Sep 2016
“Wonderful tour, with fishing!”
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Public Docking Facility in Cox's Cove, Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador A0L 1C0, Canada
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Reviewed 16 October 2016

We had a wonderful boat tour in the Bay of Islands on a gorgeous day with Tony as our boat captain serenading us with his music. Joan drove us around Corner Brook after the boat tour and then took us to our cruise ship. We...More

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank lwfish
Reviewed 15 September 2016

Tony was our tour host. He was absolutely fantastic, and gave us a memorable tour that I would recommend to anyone. Two of us got to catch some cod, while one of us just took the tour. Booking via telephone was easy and although we...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

amazing from the beginning with joan and her hospitality to tony and the music on a gorgeous sunny day the our was fantastic in the bay of islands well worth the drive to cox's cove we even had a tour of the fish processing plant...More

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed 1 August 2016

We were genuinely thrilled to be able to have taken this a lovely cruise, through the Fjords of the Bay of Islands of Cox's Cove, Newfoundland, Canada. John and I enjoyed this excursion, Thanks to Tony Oxford, very much, for the stories, the gorgeous views...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank vbriffs
Joan O, Manager at True North Charters & Tours Inc., responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2016

Thanks for those kind words! You've captured the essence of our operation in your description. In addition to the landscape, the wildlife and the fun we take pride in providing an overview of our history, language and music. Thanks also for your comments about my...More

Reviewed 16 June 2016

We loved our tour of the North Arm and Islands around Cox Cove. Tony and Joan are wonderful hosts who love to share their stories about the area, the geology, life of Newfoundlanders with stories, songs and lyric tales from the area and beyond. We...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Roberta D
Reviewed 8 June 2016

This was a great tour, because the scenery was very beautiful. I didn't have a car, but was able to be picked up in Corner Brook to Cox's Cove at a reasonable price. The hospitality exhibited by the tour company owners, Tony and Joan (sorry...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank Nancy L
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Captain Tony Oxford and his wife Joan, and their son, Andrew, were very musical and very educational. Everyone was informed of the safety aspects of the vessel, life jackets, etc. As your journey moved effortlessly on the water, many interesting topics were discussed about the...More

Date of experience: September 2015
Thank shirleywells-covello
Reviewed 27 October 2015

We booked online for any itinerary they were offering on August 20/15. Unfortunately, when we arrived, they had no other reservations for this day. i.e. not profitable. However, Joan went out of her way to get us onboard, her husband/Captain was out of town and...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank Bob M
Reviewed 23 September 2015

I was part of a small group of back country hikers that Tony and Joan dropped off into the North Arm Hills in late August, 2015. From the moment we arrived in Cox's Cove they went out of their way to ensure our passage was...More

Date of experience: August 2015
Thank Ryan O
Reviewed 20 September 2015

We loved the True North boat tour with Joan and Tony!!! It was such a great day out on the water... it was informative and fun!! We got to go fishing for cod... which myself and a few others were lucky enough to catch a...More

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank ReneeMichelle
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14 January 2017|
Response from Drew R |
Hi Vivien you should call them.
Vickie W
16 April 2016|
Response from Joan O | Property representative |
Hi, Vickie. Thank you for your interest in our company! Since we offer different packages, please contact me to discuss options and details at 709-638-4133. Look forward to chatting with you soon! Joan
31 May 2015|
Response from Joan O | Property representative |
Hi, DonRy. Thank you for contacting us! For details on packages and rates, please contact me via phone at 709-638-4133. We look forward to hearing from you and hope to see you in June! Joan