Our 2nd and 3rd generation Capt. Van Schaicks are still hard at work every summer taking visitors out to see the puffins, seals and eagles at the Bird islands.
Captain Ian Van Schaick
Born in 1992, he is now a Memorial University graduate with French major. His goal is to find a career that is winter only and be available to run boat tours every summer. He passed his Captain’s License to run a small tour boat in August of 2013. He is currently studying a trade at Nova Scotia Community College and practicing his French. He has also been our business photographer since he was 15 years old.