ALONG THE EDGE

EXPERIENCES

CREATE MEMORIES OF A LIFETIME!

"The seafood (oysters and quahogs) we enjoyed was some of the freshest and most delicious shellfish we have ever had."
CATHERINE AND JEREMY, WASHINGTON, DC

CHECK OUT OUR AMAZING PEI SHELLFISH TOUR EXPERIENCES

For each experience you will get to learn about the shellfish industry, practice what you have learned and taste the fruit of your labour! 

Mussel & Lobster
Shore Boil

Come meet local retired fisherman Jim Conohan and his wife and enjoy a traditional mussel and lobster meal on his private property.

Learn all about the incredible mussel industry and how PEI became the largest producer in North America.

Jim will tell you about his years as a lobster fisherman and show you how the lobster traps work.

Then be prepared to roll up your sleeve and get up close and personal with a mussel sock…

You’ll also get to hear many of Jim’s 45 years of fishing stories which are absolutely

Beachcomber’s Clam Boil

Come meet local retired fisherman Jim Conohan and his wife and enjoy a traditional clam boil meal on his private property.

Learn all about the varieties of clams found on PEI beaches and shores and how to dig them properly.

Jim will take you for a stroll along the beach and teach you how to identify holes and how to dig clams lawfully.

We will cook what you pick that is in season along with other clams fresh from local clam farmers so you get to taste a wide variety.

You’ll also get to hear many of Jim’s 45 years of fishing stories which are absolutely priceless!

Tong & Shuck

Come meet local retired fisherman Jim Conohan and his wife and enjoy the freshest and most delicious oysters you ever had!

Learn all about the incredible oyster farming industry and how PEI has some of the best varieties in North America.

Jim will teach you how to handle the tongs and you’ll get to tong your oysters from his dory right off his porch! (No risk of accidentally ending up swimming with the fish!)

You’ll then learn how to open them safely yourself and slurp up a couple dozen with a variety of condiments.

You’ll also get to hear many of Jim’s 45 years of fishing stories which are absolutely priceless!

WHAT TO EXPECT

Here is an overview of the different activities you can enjoy at  Along the Edge Experiences! We offer 3 different tours, two being kids friendly! Although our focus is on the shellfish industry, we do offer alternative meals so all can have a memorable experience!

All our available tours & experiences have been adjusted to accommodate the PEI GOVERNMENT’S COVID-19 PUBLIC HEALTH MEASURES.
loader-image
Along the Edge Experiences
Along the Edge Experiences
8:39 pm, Jun 18, 2024
temperature icon 19°C
overcast clouds
Humidity Humidity: 60 %
Pressure Pressure: 1015 mb
Wind Wind: 9 mph
Wind Gust Wind Gust: 0 mph
Clouds Clouds: 97%
Visibility Visibility: 0 km
Sunrise Sunrise: 4:42 am
Sunset Sunset: 9:20 pm