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Spring Break 2017

Booked four spots a week in advance for the sunset cruise. Based on other reviews warning of a... read more

Reviewed April 21, 2017
Wentzville, Missouri
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Fantastic sunset cruise--lots of dolphins!

We just returned from a week on Dauphin Island and my friends and I agree this cruise was one of... read more

Reviewed September 9, 2017
Kimberly B
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Sep 21, 2017
“painful cruelty”
Sep 9, 2017
“Fantastic sunset cruise--lots of dolphins!”
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Reviewed September 21, 2017

Signed up for the dolphin cruise. The dolphin cruise is advertised as 4 hours but upon arrival, find out it is really only 2. They attempted to overcharge us when we paid. When we questioned the increased charge, it they said, they thought we were...More

Date of experience: August 2017
10  Thank RK4747
Reviewed September 9, 2017

We just returned from a week on Dauphin Island and my friends and I agree this cruise was one of the highlights. We called early in the week to book and, even though this was technically not in summer season, they were able to put...More

Date of experience: September 2017
1  Thank Kimberly B
Reviewed May 8, 2017

We also had the disappointing experience of receiving a call -- on a Sunday, when other captains weren't working and with no time to make other arrangements -- to cancel our prearranged fishing trip. I would understand this if we'd had ANY advance notice that...More

Date of experience: May 2017
3  Thank traveler2017777
Reviewed April 21, 2017 via mobile

Booked four spots a week in advance for the sunset cruise. Based on other reviews warning of a minimum number of passengers we called a day prior to ensure trip. They said they would've called if not enough but still a good idea to check....More

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank JRoo2105
Reviewed September 16, 2016 via mobile

The charter boat ride was fun. Seeing the lighthouse was also pretty cool. The trip back was kind of boring but overall it was a fun day.

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank leannky
Reviewed August 24, 2016

The Captain never introduced himself and stayed in the cabin smoking the entire trip. Deckhand pointed to where life jackets were but never reviewed how to put them on. Deckhand said a few other instructive things for boat and then drank coke the rest of...More

Date of experience: August 2016
10  Thank cabinluvers
Reviewed July 24, 2016 via mobile

We loved the lighthouse, it was beautiful! The touch tank was awesome, from shrimp and squid to huge crabs. the Dolphins close to us were surfacing a lot, but the others we saw farther off were actually jumping out of the water! The caption and...More

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Tabitha S
Reviewed July 21, 2016 via mobile

This was our second trip on the duke, last time was dolphin cruise, today we did the in bay fishing. You get about 2 hours fishing on the 4 hour trip, that was plenty for us. We took our 5 reluctant kids ages 9, 12,...More

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank weijers1
Reviewed July 21, 2016

Drove from Illinois Friday and Saturday to Gulfport, MS. I had called Action Outdoors two weeks prior and made reservations for the morning fishing trip and afternoon dolphin cruise. We got up very early Sunday morning (after driving 11.5 hours Friday and Saturday), packed a...More

Date of experience: July 2016
6  Thank dustcin
Reviewed July 9, 2016 via mobile

I had high hopes for Action Outdoors. Paid for a cruise from 8-12 with the expectation of fun and fishing. I was not impressed by the late departure, 8:10, but we arrived at our fishing site wishing 15 minutes. Low speed vessel, but comfortable ride....More

Date of experience: July 2016
3  Thank O9816CSjohnd
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