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Cattywampus Eco Adventures

#1 of 15 Tours in Fort Walton Beach Features Animals
1318 Miracle Strip Pkwy, Behind Fudpuckers on the Island, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
+1 850-586-0450
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Must do!!!

Highly recommend the morning snorkel & dolphin cruise! Highlight of our vacation! Beautiful views... read more

Reviewed July 2, 2017
LisaC2422
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Beavercreek, Ohio
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Great way to spend the morning!

Our first time out and there is a reason they are rated so well.....this was a great morning! The... read more

Reviewed June 26, 2017
Jeri P
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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 people of all ages and little ones are only $10.00! Adults are $35.00 + tax and gratuity. We also offer sunset cruises.
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“hermit crabs” (56 reviews)
“sunset cruise” (10 reviews)
“great trip” (12 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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1318 Miracle Strip Pkwy, Behind Fudpuckers on the Island, Fort Walton Beach, FL 32548
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Reviewed July 2, 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend the morning snorkel & dolphin cruise! Highlight of our vacation! Beautiful views, saw many dolphins, fun snorkeling spot (our 6 year old's first experience snorkeling, she loved finding the hermit crabs and other treasures). Fun and friendly crew, great with the kids. Will...More

2  Thank LisaC2422
Reviewed June 26, 2017 via mobile

Our first time out and there is a reason they are rated so well.....this was a great morning! The three hours flew by. Had a great time snorkeling and seeing dolphins. They do a great job keeping the kids entertained as well!

1  Thank Jeri P
Reviewed June 26, 2017

My family and I took a dolphin/sunset cruise one evening of our stay while on Okaloosa Island. It was a beautiful time. I enjoyed relaxing on the boat and the kids loved the snorkeling in the very shallow waters...we didn't see many dolphins that night,...More

1  Thank keeselily
Reviewed June 24, 2017

I grew up in the area. My husband was coming with me on this visit so I wanted to play tourist. We took my mother as well. The only other guests were an adorable extended family. Watching those children added to the joy of this...More

1  Thank StacyAnn70
Reviewed June 6, 2017

Crew was very nice and friendly. Boat is very nice and spacious. The net to sit on is neat. Stopped for snorkeling for shells and hermit crabs you race later. We did a sunset cruise so that was beautiful. Water was rough so we did...More

1  Thank samncolby
Rex W, Owner at Cattywampus Eco Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 2017

Thank you so much for reviewing your trip! Glad you had a great trip! Hope to see you next time.

Reviewed June 5, 2017 via mobile

Very fun and has lot's of activities.There is a place where they stop and you can snorkel.You are told to try to find a hermit crab for their hermit crab race. The captain (Tony) is very nice and let's kids steer and if it's rough,...More

1  Thank Shank23
Reviewed June 2, 2017 via mobile

We just got back from our afternoon sail. It was perfect. It was easy to book, and the website gives you all the info you need for a great experience. The ride is smooth and the scenery is beautiful. The crew were outstanding: there was...More

Thank lverdone
Rex W, Owner at Cattywampus Eco Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 2017

Glad that you think the trip is awesome! The crew members are locals and want the trip to be great representation of their hometown.

Reviewed May 31, 2017 via mobile

The crew was fantastic! Great attitudes and very kid friendly! We saw many dolphins and a few up close and they actually stop the boat so you can watch them! The seashell safari was a blast, even for my 71 year old grandma!! I would...More

Thank Alexis H
Reviewed May 30, 2017

Captain Tony and First Mate David were awesome and led a great trip. Even though we got rescheduled a couple of times it ended up being a great time. We went on the 5pm cruise and got to see several dolphins, hundreds of hermit crabs,...More

Thank ajb8517
Rex W, Owner at Cattywampus Eco Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded June 16, 2017

Thank you so much for the review on the crew members and the trip as well! The crew members work very hard to make sure this is a fun trip for everyone. Thank you again for the response. We hope to see you next time!

Reviewed May 29, 2017 via mobile

OMG What a trip you must do THIS it was the best trip we had all week kids had a great time wanted to go back and we the adults also

1  Thank Ardie P
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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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Response from Rex W | Property representative |
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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Response from Rex W | Property representative |
All of our cruises are 3 hours.
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