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Thundercat Dolphin Watch

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Address: Cape May Inlet Marina, 1001 Ocean Drive, Wildwood Crest, NJ 08260
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So Great, We Go Every Year

We're never disappointed, they always find the dolphins, and the dolphins always put on a fantastic show in the wild untrained and happy.... it's guilt free entertainment

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We're never disappointed, they always find the dolphins, and the dolphins always put on a fantastic show in the wild untrained and happy.... it's guilt free entertainment

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Thank Erica A
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a lot of fun but we never saw dolphins or anything (oh, a few birds). But I still thought it was fun, one child with us, slept thru the whole ride.

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Thank dukekitt
Randolph, New Jersey
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Reviewed 10 March 2017

it was a nice ride, we saw multiple pods of dolphins. my family was vacationing in wildwood crest so we decided to do the thundercat watch. ideally i would have liked for the trip to be slightly more informative since they advertise as marine biologists but over all it was a fun experience and i would bring family back again... More 

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Thank Shantrow
Rockaway, New Jersey
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Reviewed 14 September 2016

The entire staff was very friendly and informative. We saw dozens of dolphins, no exaggeration. At various points the dolphins followed the boat and jumped through the waves behind the boat. I highly recommend the tour, and the photo package which has phenomenal pictures and a video from various tours throughout the season..Enjoy!!

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Harrisburg, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

Captain John and Captain Al were great. Funny and welcoming. We saw tons of dolphins on our trip. They were jumping and playing in the water beside and behind our boat as we sped along. We will definitely do this again next time we come to Cape May.

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Thank Rebecca K
Wooster, Ohio
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Reviewed 13 September 2016

This was a blast!!! And yes the dolphins do swim right with the boat. Amazing. Not just one or two but a hole lot of them !! They actually hung in there for a good while. I would defiantly do again, even with small kidos. Their pretty good on telling you a lot of different history on the way. Loved... More 

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Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Great trip! Saw lots of dolphins up close to the boat diving and jumping in our wake. Very exciting! Guides were very friendly and informative.

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Thank Joyce K
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 12 September 2016

We went on an 11am tour and saw lots of groups of dolphins. First we just saw them swimming around, and then we sped up and they were jumping in the wake and alongside the boat. The guide was super informative and made the whole trip very interesting!

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Thank cruisecarrie
Robesonia, Pennsylvania
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Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

This was our second time riding the Thundercat, shortly after Hermine came through. When we didn't see many dolphins off the beach in Wildwood, Captain John and Captain Al promptly took us down to Cape May where the Dolphins were "hiding out." Soon saw a bunch of them, following the boat and jumping in the wake. Wound up staying out... More 

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Thank Tom J
Wood-Ridge, New Jersey, United States
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Reviewed 10 September 2016

We saw dolphins most of the cruise, and a fabulous boat ride. Dolphins chasing the boat, and the tricks they were doing was priceless, its almost like they new what they needed to do when they saw the boat coming...well spent money....Captain Al and company were great, informative, entertaining. Great cruise all around. Unbeleivable time !!!

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