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Address: 136 W. Cotter Ave., Port Aransas, TX 78373
Phone Number: (361) 749-5252
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Bay fishing with kids!!!

Chartered a boat for a half day trip! Told the lady I wanted someone kid friendly an she said I'll put you with Frank. Be at the dock at 6:30! Showed up with me an my 14 UR old... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 6, 2015
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Gardendale, Texas
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Wichita Falls, Texas
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2015

My family and I have used the Dolphin & Nature boat to put my parents ashes to rest, 5 years apart. Captain Billy was with us the first time and Captain Scott was with us this time. They were both wonderful. The first mate, T Joe was with us both times. He is amazing. 5 years ago I took the... More 

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Springtown, Texas
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 7, 2015

We booked this trip before we left for PA since there were 8 of us going together and I read all the great reviews in advance. First of all the crew is not friendly, when boarding they looked like they would rather be anywhere else but here. They over booked the boat so there was barely even standing room, it... More 

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Gardendale, Texas
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

Chartered a boat for a half day trip! Told the lady I wanted someone kid friendly an she said I'll put you with Frank. Be at the dock at 6:30! Showed up with me an my 14 UR old son, 10 yr old daughter an my 6 UR old son an met captain Frank an his deck hand Travis!!! Little... More 

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Columbus, Ohio
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 29, 2015

We actually chartered a boat from Woodys for a memorial service to release the ashes of a family member. They were so awesome. They apparently do this often and had an idea for us that worked out perfectly. We also saw Dolphins in The bay on the way to the lighthouse. Really appreciated the staff.

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2015

While on vacation, we drove from Corpus Christi to Port A to rent jet ski's and go on dolphin tour. I asked early in the AM and was told there were plenty of spaces available on the afternoon tour and the jet skis we're going, but still available. We discussed as a family that it sounded fun, so I tried... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

Worst experience ever paid 1400 to catch fish. The only thing is they fish we sat there and watch him hook a fish then call one of us to bring it in that's not fishing. And there was 5 of us there but they only let 4 of us fish crazy. Then they ask us if we wanted to go... More 

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Providenciales
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 12, 2015

A month in advance I had reserved a 6 hour deep sea fishing trip for Friday July 3rd, 2015 on a 31' boat with AC for $1250. July 2nd I get a call the boat is broken, my options are a $1350 boat without AC for the same afternoon or Saturday morning. I complained about the $100 increase and lack... More 

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Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015

Took our daughter on the morning tour and it was amazing. Dozens of dolphins close by and few even jumping out of the water. Drove a bit and was attacked by pirates with water canons. My 6 year old daughter got a bit scared thinking it was real for a few moments before seeing it was just a fun water... More 

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Venus, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

This was one of the best attractions on Port A!!! We took the sunset dolphin tour out of Woody's Sports Center and were beyond pleased. The tour guide was awesome!! T-Joe has quite a story about being attacked by a shark that was caught on a fishing boat he was working on. A drag net was dropped for ten minutes... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

We went on a dolphin watch trip. The dolphins were wonderful. We went on the 7 o'clock trip and got to see the sunset behind a gorgeous lighthouse. The deckhand drug a net for a few minutes and then dumped the contents (fish, shells, rays, etc.) into a viewing/petting tank. It was a great experience and worth every penny. The... More 

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