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Address: 1313 Ocean Bay Drive, Key Largo, FL
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Description: This is a sailing/snorkel charter out of Key Largo. The owner of Chris...
This is a sailing/snorkel charter out of Key Largo. The owner of Chris Winters. He was willing to take a party of 2 out for an evening sail. We had a wonderful time. Jeff
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Spartan but private, loved it

1. Rick does not speak nice, not mean, just straight forward. He sugar costs nothing. Almost had second thoughts after booking with him on the phone. 2. Boat is not the... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 11, 2015
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79 reviews 79 reviews
21 helpful votes 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2015

1. Rick does not speak nice, not mean, just straight forward. He sugar costs nothing. Almost had second thoughts after booking with him on the phone. 2. Boat is not the prettiest I ever seen. Spartan is the word that comes to mind. Now the good 1. Rick is a nice man, he speaks his mind. 2. Almost a private... More 

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ANOKA
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015

We traveled with another couple to The Keys and ended our week long stay with a sunset sail adventure. This was a low key , private trip- perfect in every way! Rick has a beautiful 50 foot sail boat accommodating up to 6 people so you have a very private cruise! He has some wonderful sailing stories and very knowledgeable... More 

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Bowling Green, Kentucky
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2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015 via mobile

We booked a trip with Captain Rick to go snorkeling, and he said he'd call us if conditions weren't perfect and we would have no obligation to go out. He did call that morning because it was pretty windy and said that snorkeling would not be good, but said it was a good day for sailing. He did not try... More 

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Detroit MI
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4 reviews 4 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 15, 2014

Great experience with Captain Rick. Since it was the slow season we had the boat to ourselves, but not a huge deal since he limits it to 6 people. His sailboat was nice size, his snorkel gear was good, and the Molasses Reef he took us to was outstanding. We saw sea turtles, tons of fish, and even had a... More 

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Taunton, United Kingdom
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19 reviews 19 reviews
3 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

Been out with Capt Rick a few times now, both for sunset sail and reef snorkel. He'll take you to a quiet unspoilt reef and you will have a great experience. When we took the sunset sail, it was a relatively cloudy day and Capt Rick phoned us up to see if we wanted to cancel at no charge to... More 

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Keystone, Colorado
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35 reviews 35 reviews
7 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

Captain Rick delivers a pleasant sailing experience and is eager to share what he has learned from 29 years in Key Largo. He knows the Keys and travelers are wise to listen. We did a sunset cruise - he tried to talk us out of it because the weather was changing, but it turned out to be a beautiful evening... More 

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Kansas City, Missouri
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2014

We booked a sail/snorkel trip with Captain Rick and it far exceeded our expectations! This was our third time snorkeling and it was by far the best experience of the three! Rick is knowledgeable of the area, ocean, culture, and all things Keys. He was very friendly and honest! The conditions were perfect for snorkeling, but not good for sailing.... More 

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
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22 reviews 22 reviews
9 attraction reviews
28 helpful votes 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

If snorkeling and seeing coral is a priority for you, then choose Morningstar. Because of the size of the boat, Morningstar is able to go to reefs that some of the larger outfits aren't able to reach, including Molasses Reef. Captain Rick picks the best reef based on the weather, current, etc. Unfortunately, we weren't able to reach Molasses, so... More 

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Pittsburgh
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2014

We booked a sunset cruise with captain Rick during our visit to key largo. Best part of our trip! Romantic! Max of 6 people at a time so no large crowds. .. we were definitely into just relaxing and did not want to deal with the large crowds especially as we were on our wedding anniversary trip. Would definitely recommend... More 

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Miami, Florida
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9 reviews 9 reviews
3 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

Went out yesterday with Captain Rick and had a wonderful time! It was a beautiful day out on the water. Snorkeling at Molasses was excellent! Saw a sea turtle, nurse shark, a few reef sharks, large sting ray and oh so many beautiful reef fish and corals, along with remnants of the Wellwood wreck. Looking forward to a return trip!

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