Witless Bay & Bay Bulls
Bay Bulls with a population of approximately 1500 is located in a sheltered bay and has been home to many fishermen and a strategic location in early times as it is located just a few miles from the capital, St. John’s. Bay Bulls is a fishing community and was established because of its closeness to the rich fishing grounds on the Grand Banks. Due to its proximity to St. John’s the population is becoming more of a bedroom community for people employed there. It has also become a great Tourism stop for whale, birds and iceberg sightseeing!
The Town of Bay Bulls has so much to offer out of town visitors. Whale watching, Icebergs, bird watching, world class trails, boat tours and local dining are just the main reasons for your visit.
The Town of Bay Bulls is a full service community with access to 911 Emergency Services as well as modern town infrastructure, a state of the art marine centre, new municipal centre, and a new Lifestyle Centre. Recreation, Tourism and all the amenities necessary for a great visit or a wonderful place to invest and stay!
Welcome to the scenic and growing community of Bay Bulls, NL!
Witless Bay is home to the largest puffin population in North America.
Located on The Irish Loop, Witless Bay is a small, scenic, traditional Newfoundland outport community that offers an abundance of Natural Tourism.
Hiking, camping, and fishing can be found along the East Coast Trail. Sea kayaking is very popular in the Witless Bay area. For the amateur looking for adventure, there is a privately owned Zodiac Boat Tour operator in Witless Bay as well as several businesses offering boat and sea kayaking tours in the area.
The Town of Witless Bay is a not just a great place to visit, but is also a great community to live and do business. The community is growing and prospering and welcome new investment and opportunities.
Icebergs, Whales, and incredible bird colonies are just some of the attractions this scenic area has to offer. The Witless Bay Ecological Reserve is a must see.
The Bay Bulls Bauline Athletic Association (BBBAA) represents much of the area’s recreation programs.
Popular Outdoor Activities include:
Local sports organizations are available in the area for both adults and youth.
Soccer, hockey, figure skating, and softball are just some of the athletics to enjoy.