WELCOME TO OCEAN QUEST ADVENTURES!
Ocean Quest Adventures is located in Newfoundland, Canada, and “dives” into many areas of our great Canadian tourism. We have locations in St. John’s, Petty Harbour, and Conception Bay South! Whether you’re looking for adventure on your Newfoundland vacation, or enjoying a Staycation in our great province, we have something for everyone!
2022 CAN GEO TRAVEL PARTNER
This year we are happy to announce that Ocean Quest Adventures has been recognized as Newfoundland’s exploratory adventure by the folks at Can Geo Travels. Both Owner, Rick Stanley and Chief Happiness Officer, John Olivero join the Can Geo team as Ambassadors to the Royal Canadian Geographic Society. Read more below!
MARINE WILDLIFE SNORKELING
Get in the water and make some new friends! This adventure will take you into the water and allow you to swim alongside the many majestic creatures that grace us with their presence throughout the summer months.
ZODIAC BOAT TOURS
Thanks to the design of our rigid-hulled inflatable boat, we can provide you with a fast-paced interpretative tour that is sure to get your adrenaline flowing while teaching you a thing or two about the area. While maintaining a high degree of safety, our Zodiacs allow us to land on secluded beaches, drift close to whales, and circle icebergs with ease.
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Servicing Your Drysuit so You Never Have to Repair It
In Newfoundland, it's almost never bikini season. But it's always a drysuit one! And with so much history to explore on the bottom of the ocean, it's no wonder drysuits are never out of style. If you own a drysuit and want it to serve you for many seasons, check out...
Diving to the WWII shipwreck sites in Newfoundland
Why is Newfoundland such a popular diving destination? What makes divers from all over the world dive into our chilly Atlantic waters? There are many reasons, but one of them is born out of respect for WWII history.
Is kayaking your thing? Want to feel the smooth peaceful motion in the ocean? We got the kayaks! You can just meet us there. Explore the rugged and beautiful coastlines of Conception Bay with one of our experienced kayaking guides.
PRIVATE BOAT CHARTERS
The OQ Mermaid is a 42’ cruiser that can accommodate up to 29 passengers. We can keep it a simple and relaxing cruise or add some adventure with additional watersport activities.
SCUBA DIVING TRIPS
Just beyond the shorelines of Conception Bay South are the most spectacular dive opportunities in North America. WWII shipwrecks, reefs, wall dives, and more! Experience the rich diving opportunities that grace our waters.
SCUBA DIVING COURSES
Have you always wondered what it’s like to breathe underwater? If you want to try scuba diving, Ocean Quest Adventures scuba training is the place for you. We have something for all experience levels for you to explore the underwater world.
Stand up paddle boarding tours are just one way to experience adventure in Newfoundland with Ocean Quest Adventures.
Enjoy the rugged terrain and amazing trails Newfoundland has to offer with an Ocean Quest Adventures bicycling tour. The sights and sounds, along with Newfoundland’s fresh air, will surely add to this amazing adventure.
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