Overview

Wildlife Photo Hunt

Embark on an exciting adventure with our Wildlife Photo Hunt on the island of Battle Harbour. Explore the rugged landscape in search of arctic foxes, seabirds, whales, and other fascinating wildlife.

An Island Expedition
Prepare to immerse yourself in the natural beauty of Battle Harbour as you embark on a wildlife photo hunt unlike any other. Armed with your camera or smartphone, set out to explore the island's diverse habitats, from rocky shorelines to lush meadows, in search of captivating creatures.

Discover Arctic Wonders
As you venture across the island, keep your eyes peeled for signs of arctic foxes, elusive and agile creatures that call this remote outpost home. With their fluffy coats and playful demeanor, spotting these iconic Arctic dwellers is sure to be a highlight of your photo hunt.

Seabird Spectacle
Scan the skies and cliffsides for the telltale signs of seabird colonies nesting along the coastline. From soaring gulls to comical puffins, Battle Harbour is teeming with avian life, providing ample opportunities to capture stunning shots of these winged wonders in their natural habitat.

Whale Watching
Keep watch over the waters surrounding Battle Harbour for the chance to glimpse majestic whales making their seasonal migrations. Whether it's the graceful arcs of humpback whales or the sleek silhouettes of minke whales, encountering these gentle giants is a once-in-a-lifetime experience not to be missed.

Preserve Memories, Protect Wildlife
As you snap photos of Battle Harbour's wildlife, remember to do so responsibly, respecting the animals' natural behaviors and habitats. By participating in the Wildlife Photo Hunt, you're not only capturing memories but also contributing to the conservation of these precious species and their ecosystems.

Other Experiences


A Private Island Like No Other
Wildlife Photo Hunt
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Wildlife Photo Hunt

Embark on a thrilling Wildlife Photo Hunt at Battle Harbour. Explore the island's rugged terrain in search of arctic foxes, seabirds, whales, and more fascinating wildlife. Best of all, it's free!

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Try Our 170-Year-Old Pump Organ
Tradition

Try Our 170-Year-Old Pump Organ

Experience history's melodies. Sit at St. James the Apostle Church's 170-year-old pump organ. Play cherished tunes or improvise, connecting with the past through music's timeless magic.

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Sunset Sights
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Sunset Sights

Experience the awe-inspiring beauty of sunset in Battle Harbour. Watch in wonder as the sky transforms with vibrant hues, casting a serene glow over the tranquil waters, a moment to cherish.

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Play a Game of Skittles
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Play a Game of Skittles

Step into history and enjoy a game of Skittles at Battle Harbour. Experience the camaraderie and competition of this centuries-old target sport, a delightful activity for all ages to enjoy.

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Kite Flying
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Kite Flying

Experience the exhilaration of kite flying in Battle Harbour. Borrow a kite from our guest services and feel the wind lift your spirits as you take flight in the open skies.

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Guided Historical Tour
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Guided Historical Tour

Immerse yourself in Battle Harbour's rich history with our Guided Historical Tour. Led by knowledgeable local guides, uncover the spoken history of this National Historic District firsthand.

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Grub-Tub Picnic
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Grub-Tub Picnic

Delight in a Grub-Tub Picnic at Battle Harbour. Enjoy tea, coffee, biscuits, and panoramic views of the Atlantic Ocean, immersing yourself in a traditional outdoor dining experience.

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Fresh Air Yoga
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Fresh Air Yoga

Elevate your yoga practice with Fresh Air Yoga in Battle Harbour. Borrow a mat and breathe in the crisp sea air as you connect mind, body, and soul amidst nature's embrace.

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Fish Off the Wharf
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Fish Off the Wharf

Dive into the thrill of fishing off Battle Harbour's historic wharf. Borrow a rod for $5 and reel in conners in the pristine Atlantic waters, immersing yourself in the joy of angling.

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Enjoy our Fields of Wildflowers
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Enjoy our Fields of Wildflowers

Explore Battle Harbour's enchanting fields of wildflowers and Cotton Grass, a symphony of colors and tranquility. Discover nature's beauty and embrace serenity.

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Battle Harbour Walking Trail
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Battle Harbour Walking Trail

Immerse yourself in The Battle Harbour Foot Path's 2 km journey, where history meets nature. Encounter switchbacks, ancient graves, and panoramic views along the trail.

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Battle Harbour Voices Hike
Tradition

Battle Harbour Voices Hike

Dive into Battle Harbour's history with the Battle Harbour Voices app. Hear firsthand accounts and stories from 21 historic voices, immersing yourself in the tales of this remote outpost.

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Bakeapple Picking
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Bakeapple Picking

August beckons in Battle Harbour as bakeapples ripen. Join the tradition, fill your bucket with these golden delights, and savor nature's sweetness in every juicy bite of this coastal treasure.

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