Deep Water Oyster Farm Tour and Seafood Lunch

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  • Enjoy the sights, sounds & smells of the ocean from our safe and warm boat. Make sure to watch for the many species of marine wildlife that live in this area!
  • Learn how oysters are grown from oysters growers themselves! Watch a demonstration on the workings of the farm.
  • Taste fresh oysters and enjoy a delicious seafood lunch prepared by an onboard Chef.

The Comox Valley is known for its oysters and sells them all over the world. Baynes Sound is the protected water between Denman and Vancouver Islands and it is the home of a substantial shellfish industry. This trip will feature a stop at a deep water oyster farm.  Learn about this sustainable method of raising oysters from Greg and Hollie Wood, owners of Hollie Wood Oysters. The owners will give a demonstration on the workings of the farm and answer any questions. They specialize in small plump oysters that can be eaten raw. On the trip back to Comox, Chef Injenika Wilson will prepare lunch featuring shellfish that we just got from the farm!

121 Port Augusta St - 121 Port Augusta St, Comox, BC V9M, Canada

Meeting area: Driving from Courtenay, go to Comox. Turn right off Comox Avenue onto Church Street [first 4 way stop]. At the end of Church St. turn left on Beaufort then immediately right on Wilcox, passing our town hall, to drive down to the boat launch ramp. Parking is free; walk right past the parking meter to our sandwich board sign. A crewmember will meet passengers here on the walkway to the left of the boat launch ramp. This is in front of one of the gates that go down to the marina docks where we load passengers. Please be at the meeting area 15 minutes before departure time.

This trip will end in Comox where it started

Our boat has a heated cabin and washroom. Bring clothing that is suitable for the weather as the farm tour is viewed from our outer decks. Bring a camera and good appetite.

Our boat is Transport Canada certified and carries all the safety gear. We will be supplying a variety of seafood snacks prepared by the Chef onboard.

If we can resell the seat, we will refund 50% of ticket price.

121 Port Augusta St
121 Port Augusta St, Comox, BC V9M, Canada
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