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Birding By Boat on the Osprey

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Closed Now: 10:00 am - 12:00 pm, 1:30 pm - 3:30 pm, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Birding By Boat on the Osprey
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Birding By Boat from Cape May. We run eco-tours of Cape May Harbor and the coastal salt marsh with up close views of local wildlife. We see many Osprey, migrating shorebirds, herons and egrets, nesting colonies of gulls and terns and many other...more
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1218 Wilson Dr, Miss Chris Marina, Cape May, NJ 08204-5209
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Reviewed 18 October 2018

Great trip. The Captain and Naturalist were completely knowledgeable so they knew exactly where to look for multiple species. Great info and well worth the money.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank KarenC8537
Reviewed 16 October 2018

A trip on the Osprey is a highlight for us when we go to Cape May for birding. Every time we go we learn something new whether it is a bit of history or new tidbit about wildlife. The ride is smooth so no problem...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Jane B
Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

I highly recommend this boat tour. The staff was very knowledgeable, the boat clean and comfortable, and the birds AMAZING!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank bergencountymom
Reviewed 9 October 2018

We saw a lot of birds on this trip. I guess it is timing. Captain and Naturalist Thomas were great at spotting birds. It was well worth it.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank rb0lar
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Every season we take a trip on the Osprey and we are always delighted. Captain Bob does a masterful job of guiding us thru Cape May’s back bay areas, and the on-board naturalists (Tom this time) are friendly and knowledgeable.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank ivylamb
Reviewed 9 October 2018 via mobile

Tom was extremely knowledgeable. Capt knew just where to bring us for best bird spots. Highly recommended!!

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 7 October 2018

Love this outing and will,keep coming back. Saw lots of birds with the help of a knowledgeable captain and naturalist on board.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Happiness501297
Reviewed 4 October 2018

This birding-by-boat tour is near perfect -- comfortable boat, friendly, knowledgeable operators and a relaxed atmosphere.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank IBP_MDI_ME
Reviewed 2 October 2018

There were not as many birds as on some previous trips, or as the boat saw the day before. But the Captain and the Naturalist never stopped looking and we did end up seeing our fair share of interesting birds. If that mean we were...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank denali41
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

I can’t say enough positive things about this experience from the time I made my reservation until the time I stepped off the boat. I made the reservation on line and had to change the date because of Florence. With just one call, it was...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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