The best way to experience Bonne Bay is by guided boat tour with Bontours (July & Aug daily 10am & 2pm; June & Sept daily 2pm; $45/2hr; t 709 458 2016 w bontours.ca), departing from Norris Point Waterfront. You can also tour the bay by kayak with nearby Gros Morne Adventures (rentals $35/1–2hr, $55/4–8hr; guided tours $55–65; t 709 458 2722, w grosmorneadventures.com). On a clear day the bay serves up some rich sights, with whales, otters, seals and bald eagles sometimes spotted. The company also arranges serious hikes around Western Brook Pond (three nights; $1295).

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