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Barrier Islands Eco Tours

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Address: 50 41st Ave, Isle of Palms, Isle of Palms, SC 29451-2669
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If I lived near here, I would bring everyone who visiting on this tour. Rob was our captain and Mike was our naturalist. They did a GREAT job. Mike had an incredible amount of... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 April 2016
diznyprincessdi
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Tinton Falls, New Jersey
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Novato, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 April 2016

A nice boat ride to Capers Island. We saw dolphins and some jelly fish and crabs. The guides do a nice job of describing the barrier island ecosystem. Fun to stroll bone yard beach. I think they could do a better job of telling you how to dress on their webiste. You leave at 9AM and while it may be... More 

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Tinton Falls, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 April 2016

If I lived near here, I would bring everyone who visiting on this tour. Rob was our captain and Mike was our naturalist. They did a GREAT job. Mike had an incredible amount of knowledge. We saw dolphins going out and had the most beautiful sunset coming back. The stop at the island just topped everything off. This was more... More 

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Howard, Wisconsin
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 March 2016

We went on the Sunset Dolphin Cruise (me, wife, 12 year-old son, and 9 year-old daughter). The boat was piloted by Captain Robert, and our guide was also Robert. He is a former teacher, and really connected with all the kids on the boat. At one point he sat next to my daughter and was conversing with her for several... More 

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Chattanooga, Tennessee
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 March 2016 via mobile

The 2 1/2 hour Barrier Island ECO boat tour was an awesome experience and well worth the price. Our guide Mike was very knowledgable and a wealth of information. On this tour we saw bottle nose Atlantic dolphins, pulled up stone crabs out of a crab trap and spent an hour on a barrier island enjoying the natural animal inhabitants... More 

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Bethesda, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

We went on the Caper's Island tour. Our captain was Casey and the guide was Courtney. Courtney was very knowledgeable and was very good with the small kids on the tour. She told us about the ecosystem there and pulled up some stone and blue crabs to show us. Boneyard Beach was beautiful, and we had a lot of time... More 

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Dayton, Ohio
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

My husband and I just returned from a wonderful evening on the Dolphin Discovery Sunset Excursion watching dolphins, catching crabs and exploring Capers Island. Our guides, Mike and Capt. Robert, were very knowledgeable and more importantly, engaging and entertaining. Mike kept the several children royally entertained. A wonderful way to finish your day!

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Baltimore, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016

The tour guide was a local and a former elementary school teacher, and he was terrific! I wish he had been my science teacher. We saw a bald eagle, porpoises, turtles, loons, cormorants, crabs, and so much more.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 March 2016

We went to Caper's Island and had a low country boil while we were there. We were with a group and we had a great time. Caper's Island is one of the barrier islands closest to the ocean

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Rock Hill, South Carolina
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 January 2016

My boyfriend and I were visiting Charleston for the day and booked this trip online the day prior. Our trip guide, Robert, was very knowledgeable and passionate about all aspects of the trip. It was pretty cold but we still had an absolute blast. He even brought his dog along, Bella, which was an added bonus! I would not only... More 

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Parsippany, New Jersey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2015 via mobile

Amazing boat trip! Really fun adventure with family in town visiting. Exploring Boneyard Beach was really cool and our guide, Robert, was so knowledgeable and nice and interestingly. Will definitely be back!

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