Come and experience an adventure like no other with Four Season Tours. Based out of Cox’s Cove, you’ll have Newfoundland’s finest fishing spots on your doorstep as you explore the stunning greenery and nature of the Bay of Islands. These productive waters are overflowing with delicious creatures just calling out your name. Hop aboard and head home with a boatful of the beauties.

Captain Darren Park is a true local. He’s spent his whole life in the area and has never been away from the water. He’s delighted to be able to make a living out of what he loves, and hopes to share his passion with each and every customer. Nothing makes him happier than seeing returning customers, so he’s determined to send you home with a smile.

The custom-built 19’ commercial dory boat is typical of these shores. However, Capt. Darren is one of the few to offer charter on these boats. You’ll have a real East Coast fishing experience as you fish like a pro in these productive waters. Everything you need for a successful day awaits you on board, including rods and reels, lures, and all the latest navigational equipment, so get ready for a thrilling day.

You’ll drop deep using shoals to attract the bite of your target fish. In the early season, you may also be able to jig, so you’re in for a hands-on experience. Go after delicious Cod, Halibut, Perch, Mackerel, Squid, and many more prized table-worthy fish. These fish will all give you a run for your money, so make sure to bring your A-game to fill the boat.

At the end of the day, your captain will clean and fillet your catch for you to take home so you can cook it up right away. All you need to do is bring some suitable clothing, some snacks, and drinks, and settle in for a thrilling day in stunning surroundings. Four Season Tours promises a trip like no other.



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  • Private trip
    2 Hour Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    2 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 1 - Oct 30
    $224
    The beauty of Newfoundland fishing is that you're on the fish right away. A 2-hour trip will see you battle it out with Cod in the deep water immediately off the coast in the Bay of Islands. Get your fish on and take home a delicious bite to eat for lunch.
  • Private trip
    2 Hour Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    2 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 PM
    Seasonal trip May 1 - Oct 30
    $224
    Even a 2-hour fishing trip can yield great rewards out of Cox's Cove. There's nowhere quite like it in the world, so come and see for yourself! Spend a couple of leisurely hours in the afternoon going after tough-fighting and delicious Cod, that will fulfil your fix of fishing and set you up with something delicious for dinner that night.
  • Private trip
    3 Hour Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    3 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 1 - Oct 31
    $313
    Enjoy the stunning nature on offer in the world-renowned Bay of Islands. Get your fish on in Newfoundland's productive waters and try to fill the boat with some delicious fish to take home. Bottom fish the deep waters as you go in pursuit of Cod and other bottom-dwellers, like Halibut, Perch, Mackerel, and more. You'll be left breathless by the thrilling fishing and the incredible nature around you. Marvel at bald eagles, whales, and many more beautiful sights.
  • Private trip
    3 Hour Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    3 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 PM
    Seasonal trip May 1 - Oct 31
    $313
    Discover the beauty of Newfoundland as you explore the famous Bay of Islands. Just a stone's throw from shore, you can find some incredible fishing opportunities, so get ready to use all your strength to reel in some bottom-dwellers like Cod, Halibut, Perch, Mackerel, and more. This thrilling experience will take place in the pristine confines of the incredible nature that makes Cox's Cove such a prized destination. Enjoy beautiful greenery that plays home to bald eagles, while whales leap around you.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (AM)
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 6:00 AM
    Seasonal trip May 1 - Oct 31
    $403
    Spending 4 hours on the water will give you the chance to target a range of delicious and exciting fish that inhabit the Bay of Islands and Canada's Atlantic waters. Head to the sea's deeper waters and drop deep to catch Cod, Perch, Mackerel, Halibut, and Squid. These delicious creatures will leave you wanting more. This will all take place in stunning surroundings, where you can find eagles, whales, and many more of mother nature's wonders.
  • Private trip
    4 Hour Trip (PM)
    FREE Cancellation 14 days notice
    4 Hour Trip, starts at 5:00 PM
    Seasonal trip May 1 - Oct 31
    $403
    Make the most of Newfoundland and spend as much time as possible on the water. Out of Cox's Cove, you'll find deep waters right away, and 4 hours will be plenty to fill the boat with your favorite fish. Go after Cod, Perch, Mackerel, Halibut, and Squid for incredible rewards at the end of the day, while during the trip you won't know where to look. These waters are surrounded by stunning nature, so not only do you get the chance to fish for prized species, but you're also in for a stunning ride.
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About the Charter Operator

Four Seasons Tours
Cox's Cove, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada
13 Customer reviews
Response time 4 hours
Member since April 2019
My passion about fishing and Newfoundland and being able to make a living from what I love to do is a dream come true. I have been fishing pretty well all my life, and being a local and never away from my home province just gives me more passion about this area I call home. Being able to bring guests, friends, and repeat clients to my favorite spots and see the smiles on their faces makes me feel very satisfied. You've also got to have a feel for the environment and its surroundings, when you can make a living from the land and sea it is a real pleasure!

About this listing

Targeted species

Cod Cod
Flounder Flounder
Halibut Halibut
Herring Herring

Boat specs

Custom-built (Commercial) originally built in 2018. Powered by a 40HP Honda engine, with a maximum cruising speed of 17 knots.

Length
19 ft
Capacity
4 persons

Types of fishing

Inshore Fishing

Fishing techniques

Heavy Tackle
Bottom Fishing
Jigging
Handline
Deep Sea Fishing

Amenities

Trip includes

Rods, reels & tackle
Lures
Catch cleaning & filleting
Fishing License

Cancellation policy

Free cancellation up to 14 days prior to trip

You can cancel or modify your booking up to 14 days days before the trip date, free of charge. If you cancel or modify your booking later, or fail to show up, you'll forfeit 100% of what you've paid.

Listing policies

Pickup not included
Transfer to/from departure site is not included in trip rates.
You Keep Catch
Catch and Release Allowed

Payment

Book with 10% deposit, pay rest to captain

When the captain confirms your trip, FishingBooker charges your credit card a 10% deposit to guarantee your reservation.

The remaining balance is to be paid directly to the charter operator on or prior to your trip date in one of the following payment methods:

Cash
Bank Transfer

Customer reviews

Rating Summary
Excellent
4.9 / 5
out of 5 stars from 13 reviews
Boat
Excellent
4.8 / 5
Crew
Excellent
5.0 / 5
Experience
Excellent
5.0 / 5
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Shannon W.
London, Ontario
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2 hr Fishing Trip with Darren

VERIFIED   2 Hour Trip (PM) on July 8, 2022
Darren took my son and I out for a few hours fishing and we were reeling them in within 5 mins of leaving the shore.  We had...
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Morgan A.
Gander, Newfoundland And Labrador
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VERIFIED   2 Hour Trip (AM) on June 29, 2022
Really like having caught some cods even though I had to release them.  Was really amazed of seeing a bald eagle catch a fish...
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Isabelle D.
Heatherton, Nova Scotia
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Amazing time, strongly recommend it.

VERIFIED   2 Hour Trip (PM) on May 31, 2022
We had such a wonderful time fishing and talking with Captain Darren. We saw bald eagles, we caught different species of fish....
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Mehkenin L.
Canada
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2 Hour Tour

VERIFIED   2 Hour Trip (AM) on May 14, 2022
Darren was amazing this was highlight of our trip to Newfoundland, such an educational experience & Darren shares so much knowledge...
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Barbie M.
St. John's, Newfoundland And Labrador
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Two hour tour with Darren

VERIFIED   2 Hour Trip (PM) on October 11, 2022
Was an awesome day. Darren was a great guy. He didn’t disappoint highly recommend 🙂
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FAQs about Four Seasons Tours

Four Seasons Tours offers the following trips to customers:
  • CA $288 per group - 2 Hour Trip (AM) (2 hours)
  • CA $288 per group - 2 Hour Trip (PM) (2 hours)
  • CA $402 per group - 3 Hour Trip (AM) (3 hours)
  • CA $402 per group - 3 Hour Trip (PM) (3 hours)
  • CA $518 per group - 4 Hour Trip (AM) (4 hours)
  • CA $518 per group - 4 Hour Trip (PM) (4 hours)

When you book a trip with Four Seasons Tours, you can expect the following amenities onboard:
  • GPS
  • Ice Box

Trips booked with Four Seasons Tours include:
  • Rods, reels & tackle
  • Lures
  • Catch cleaning & filleting
  • Fishing License

Four Seasons Tours offers the following type of fishing:
  • Inshore Fishing

Four Seasons Tours offers the following fishing techniques:
  • Heavy Tackle
  • Bottom Fishing
  • Jigging
  • Handline
  • Deep Sea Fishing

Top targeted fish species with Four Seasons Tours include:
  • Cod
  • Flounder
  • Halibut
  • Herring
  • Mackerel (Atlantic)