visitors to Viking Village can get it on the action by touring the fishing
dock at Viking Village every Friday at 10 am… rain or shine.
overview of the dock’s 90-year history and the kinds of fishing that are done
from there. You’ll get to see
scallops being shucked, bagged and iced at sea. The swordfish, tuna, and yellowfin that are caught will be placed on hooks. Other fish will be caught
in nets. As the tour progresses, you’ll see the landing and grading areas too.
hours, Viking Village tries to time at least one boat to arrive for off-loading
during the tour. There will also be a chef demonstrating how to cook of the
of scallops and fishing boats unload more than 5 million pounds of seafood there.
still walk the dock and tour the village on your own. You can also taste some
of the catch at nearby restaurants.
to the docks.
See you soon,
Nancy Gallimore, Innkeeper
Sand Castle Bed and Breakfast