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Hi, We know it’s mid winter and you’re all chilly and dreaming of balmy, lazy summer days on Pelee so we know you will enjoy these promotional videos. Makes you wanna head down to the dock, jump on the boat and put your feet up for the summer! Oh and don’t forget to pour me [...]
“The Fight to be Free” – Black History Month Guided Tours in Essex County Celebrate and learn about Black History Month in Essex County with a guided tour in the comfort of an 11 passenger mini bus and explore the richness of our local heritage. The route includes a scenic Detroit River drive thru Old [...]
By Matt Clarke “So what wildlife do you guys have here?” Ruth asks as we speed by a small stand of Hackberry trees. We’re pedaling down the center of the island, away from the often distracting crash of waves and the occasional vehicle. Here in the center of Pelee, there is nothing but the buzz [...]
by Heather Greene It was a cloudy night on Pelee Island’s east side, but we all agreed that the astronomer couldn’t be blamed for that. He was, however, responsible for holding more than forty listeners captivated as he shared photos, slides, video clips, facts and stories of our incredible universe. Explore Pelee’s second Biking and [...]
Heartbeats and Drum Beats Call Us Together Musings on Total Recall Women’s Retreat as it celebrates its 10th Anniversary By Heather Greene Being my first Total Recall, I wasn’t sure quite what to expect. I knew that women would descend upon Pelee Island from around the province and some from much farther. I knew that [...]
By Matt Clarke It’s always interesting taking a group of people on a tour of the island. You’re not lecturing, you’re guiding. Together, you and the group will experience something, and while most of it may not be new to you, there are always discoveries made on every tour. When I take a group of [...]
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Explore Pelee and the Pelee Island Bird Observatory were instrumental in having this commercial filmed on the island. Both organizations are looking forward to it drawing a whole new audience to discover Pelee.
Renowned birder Rob Tymstra leads our new Birding Tours. $125/half day (7am – 11am). Groups meet at West Dock, must pre-book in advance. Tours available from May 1st – 21st 2012 only! Rob Tymstra is a keen birder who roams the planet in search of birds. He’s spotted over 5100 species in 60 countries, but [...]
Now tour Pelee Island with even more friends and family members! Explore Pelee is proud to annouce a new addition to our fleet: our passenger van, which will provide even better service and comfort on our motor tours. Look for the big red van at the West Dock on your next Pelee trip!