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Ross' Wildlife Boat Trips

265 reviews
Horsey, United Kingdom
About Ross' Wildlife Boat Trips
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 the 2019 season which ends October depending on weather!
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Reviewed September 8, 2018 via mobile

Wanted a boat trip whilst we were in Norfolk. So glad we chose this when we later went to Wroxham and saw the crowds. It was a nice relaxing trundle in the boat through the water to see a variety of wildlife with informative talk...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2018

Ross is really knowledgeable about the wildlife and clearly knows what he is doing in terms of where to go to spot things. We saw herons, cranes, a family of swans and a bittern on our late august trip but Swallowtail butterflies and other birds...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 30, 2018 via mobile

We had a great trip, over 1.5 hours and saw cranes, marsh harriers and a bittern! The owner was great fun and it all went very quickly, highly recommended!

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

We decided to chance a boat trip with our young family out on the broads. It is the only way to see the broads and Ross was very knowledgeable and very interesting to listen to . I think our children may have been a little...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

We had a thoroughly enjoyable boat trip with Ross with our children who were delighted to be able to have the chance to steer the boat! The weather was beautiful and Ross’ passion and knowledge was evident. We will return! the boat! The weather was...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

We love these tours. Every year we see different things and Ross always makes it super fun!!!! Great for the whole family

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Lynnette E
Reviewed August 24, 2018

Very enjoyable visit to Horsey Staithe. The Wildlife Tour lasted an hour. Our Skipper was brilliant. Not only did he go through a safety procedure at the start of the tour, he knew the section of the Broad like the "back of his hand"! We...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed August 23, 2018 via mobile

Excellent informative and fun afternoon for all the family. Saw 11 common cranes before we even set off! Ross is knowledgeable, witty and a brilliant host. Worth a trip for something which is both informative and fun.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Tracy G
Reviewed August 18, 2018 via mobile

What a fabulous trip on a wildlife tour of horsey mere. Ross is very knowledgeable and pointed out some wonderful wildlife

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank PopLightfoot
Reviewed August 17, 2018 via mobile

Loved it, just loved it! Weather was terrible but Ross was so knowledgeable, friendly and helpful. An excellent introduction to the Broads. We were lucky to see a few Marsh Harriers, one flying for many minutes close to the boat. Plus a bittern flying low...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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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.
Laura C
June 5, 2018|
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Response from MSinNorfolk | 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
April 19, 2018|
Response from Hils C | Property representative |
Yes! Well behaved dogs are always welcome... thanks for checking.