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Ross' Wildlife Boat Trips

Open today: 9:30 AM - 3:15 PM

Ross' Wildlife Boat Trips
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Guided wildlife boat trips on Horsey Mere, Norfolk Broads - one hour trips available from Spring to Autumn. (Bathroom facilities and 'food available for purchase' available on land close by, not on board). Wildlife trips start again 1st April for...more
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Hours Today: 9:30 AM - 3:15 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Horsey Staithe, Horsey NR12, England
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+44 7791 526440
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Reviewed yesterday

I only spotted Ross' Wildlife Boat Trips by chance as I was researching online on Easter Sunday for a visit to see the seals at Horsey Beach the next day. I had anticipated Ross would be fully booked being a sunny bank holiday, but I...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Davidjellis
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

The second year we have done the boat trip with Ross and it was just as good as the first time. Ross kept us entertained with his knowledge for the entire trip, not that you needed it on the beautiful broads.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Martin P
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our trip with Ross was the highlight of our holiday as we had the amazing experience of a bittern flying low right over the boat. Ross is so knowledgeable about the Broad and very entertaining. A great trip.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank David_Penny1969
Reviewed 1 week ago

Thoroughly enjoyed the tour, Ross spoke about the history and maintenance of the broads as well as pointing out and identifying wildlife. He was also happy to answer any questions.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Lynn S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

An absolutely fabulous experience. Ross is a great guide and very informative. Would highly recommend his trips.

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Kentishgirl1
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had a great trip with Ross on the Broads. Fascinating history, lots of wildlife including several Marsh Harriers, and all our party was entertained for the whole time, including grandad, kids and the dog! We'll be doing it again next year

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Lee C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A wonderful hour long boat trip with Captain Ross who’s knowledge is exceptional and sense of humour makes the trip such fun. Ross pointed out all the birds we saw even explaining that the Bitten which flew so close to the boat was in layman...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank Julie S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This was our first trip on Horsey Mere and we had a great time. Great value for money and a very pleasant hour spent in the company of a knowledgeable, entertaining captain who made the trip a memorable one. Great fun for all the family...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank 433shirleyw
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We turned up for the first sailing time and we were the only group there so we had the run of the boat. Ross was extremely friendly, knowledgable and was able to point out the different wildlife seen with just his eyes, to us it...More

Date of experience: April 2019
Thank JSTEOJ
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very informative and relaxed trip. A great way to spend an hour away from the crowds on the broads amongst the wildlife with knowledgeable and enthusiastic Ross. Great value and we will certainly repeat the experience through the changing seasons.

Date of experience: April 2019
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LindaC22
March 7, 2019|
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Response from Sharon B | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I agree, access could be difficult for anyone with mobility issues.
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Laura C
June 5, 2018|
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Response from MS2129 | Reviewed this property |
I would have thought so... just be aware that there is a sign to 'mind your head' as you get on the boat. So you will need to be able to duck slightly as you step down. Ross is very helpful to anybody getting on so I cannot... More
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alan997
April 19, 2018|
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Response from Hils C | Property representative |
Yes! Well behaved dogs are always welcome... thanks for checking.
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