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Cattywampus Eco Adventures

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Amazing Experience with an equally amazing crew! Fireworks cruise, you can't go wrong!

My mom and I were so torn on which boat cruise to go on, but we eventually settled on Cattywampus... read more

Reviewed August 14, 2018
gravitydefyer
GREAT Experience for FAMILY FUN!

We took the morning dolphin/snorkel cruise on our last day in Ft Walton. We were extremely pleased... read more

Reviewed August 6, 2018
JSweet-Bixby
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Cattywampus is home of the Seashell Safari, a 3-hour day cruise that tours the waters and stops for a mid-cruise snorkel session where you can swim with fish, collect shells, and see various coastal birds and dolphins. This cruise is great for...more
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1318 Miracle Strip Pkwy SE, Behind Island Time Restaurant, Ft Walton Beach, Okaloosa Island, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548-6210
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Reviewed August 14, 2018

My mom and I were so torn on which boat cruise to go on, but we eventually settled on Cattywampus because the website had a lot more information about what we were doing, rules, etc. compared to the other options in the area. We are...More

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Reviewed August 6, 2018

We took the morning dolphin/snorkel cruise on our last day in Ft Walton. We were extremely pleased with the condition and cleanliness of the boat and enjoyed the lively onboard music. The kids and grownups all had a wonderful time and captured some great dolphin...More

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Reviewed July 31, 2018

We loved our Cattywampus experience so much that the second time we were in Ft. Walton Beach, we had to return. The trip was wonderful - my daughter got to drive the boat, we saw dolphins and a shark, collected seashells, and spent a lovely...More

Thank Stephanie C
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

We went this morning and had a great time! We had an 8yo and 5yo and there was fun for all! Boat was at capacity and we still had plenty of room to roam and be comfortable. We saw other boats that looked very overcrowded....More

Thank Rachel B
Reviewed July 19, 2018 via mobile

Perfect half day adventure for our family! We brought an 8 yr old and 5 yr old and had a great excursion! The guys had a great schedule of fun throughout the trip. Money well spent and we will definitely go again when we return...More

2  Thank Bmcgeorge
Reviewed July 18, 2018 via mobile

Our family enjoyed the views, the dolphins, time with friends, and snorkeling. This eco adventure was such a relaxing way to spend our morning while soaking up the sun and the sights!

1  Thank AjojoLala
Reviewed July 13, 2018

It was myself, my husband and our 11 year old daughter. The boat was almost full, but we had plenty of room since the 3 of us wanted to be in the sun and at the front of the boat watching. All of us loved...More

1  Thank lheyen
Reviewed July 2, 2018 via mobile

We had a smaller group, that was great! I could only imagine what it would be like with 25-45 people, yikes. The captain and first mate were wonderful with all the kids on board, they then take the wheel for a moment. Found lots of...More

1  Thank Brandi A
Reviewed June 30, 2018

Our family of 4 had a blast on our ride on the Cattywampus. We were able to roam about the boat or just settle in and enjoy the ride. The Thursday night trip was a 3 hour excursion that included dolphin spotting, sunset and our...More

Thank Jenn H
Reviewed June 30, 2018 via mobile

I wasn’t going to write a review but I want people to be aware of the possibility that they could end up on a party cattywampus tour. A party of about 20 adults and kids took over the catamaran. They had their food and drinks...More

1  Thank Wendy S
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christiemp66
July 8, 2017|
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Response from lverdone | Reviewed this property |
Shallow, 2-3 feet deep, so it is very kid friendly. The boat takes you to a sand bar en route to the Gulf. You are provided with snorkel and nets to collect shells and hermit crabs. You don't get to keep the crabs, FYI. The... More
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runnercwalex
April 20, 2017|
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As soon as you know your dates, we recommend you book your cruise early in your stay, in case of weather. That way you have some flexibility, if trips get cancelled.
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Maggie B
April 16, 2017|
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All of our cruises are 3 hours.
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