We always go on whale/seal tours when on vacation, Monomoy (aka Rip Ryder - boat name) tour was one of the best on the East Coast, Captain Keith made the trip great, we expected the typical tour but to our surprise the Captain entertained us...More
Monomoy Island Ferry
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Monomoy Island Ferry -- also known as Rip Ryder Seal Cruise -- is a roughly two-hour trip for about 20 passengers to see hundreds of seals out just beyond Monomoy National Wildlife Refuge. The sheer numbers of seals (all female) are staggering. But what REALLY...More
Capt Keith is very knowledgeable and throws in his jokes. He rides around to make sure everyone sees the seals. He even stayed out longer to look for a whale they had seen the previous day. Worth the trip.
Great boat to see and enjoy Chatham Harbor. Monomoy Island is a beautiul destination for a ferry ride.Thank you, Captain Keith .
What a nice trip to see the Gray Seals. Captain Keith was informative and on his game with getting to the seals and explaining everything about them. So cool and so much fun.
We were delighted with our Monomoy Island Seal Cruise on a sunny and beautiful July morning. The Rip Ryder departs out of Chatham, and we saw scores of entertaining Gray seals, “up close & personal”. Capt Keith is an entertaining wealth of information, both for...More
Very efficient check in and little wait time. Off we go with a boat of 19 of twenty spots full but still comfortable. Don't take one of those jumbo boats. This is a much better experience. Going down the Mitchell River there are some awesome...More
The captain kept it interesting for adults and kids alike. You can tell he truly cares about the animals and is very knowledgeable. Would absolutely recommend.
Had a wonderful time with Captain Keith on our visit with the seals. Great stories about the Chatham area and insight into the sea. Best of all got to see the seals !!
This 90 minute excursion was so much more than we thought it would be! Captain had great stories, was so knowledgeable and thoroughly entertaining! Taught us about the seals, the water, boating and sharks. Perfect mix of views, seals and background info. Awesome value. Great...More