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Come and enjoy a trip along the Pascagoula River. Let Capt. Benny and Capt. Lynn McCoy take you on a tour of one of the most pristine river, swamp and marsh systems in America. We offer nature tours of this unique river and marsh system, so that our...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
7001 Frank Griffin Rd, Moss Point, MS 39563-2705
+1 228-219-4583
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Reviewed 2 days ago

McCoy’s river tour is very interesting and informative. The tour travels through the marsh and river where you may see allegators, eagles, and other wildlife.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank David G
Reviewed October 24, 2018

Benny is one great tour guide who really knows his stuff! It was a beautiful day following a cool front coming through so the animals were not as numerous as had been seen by others just 10 days earlier. Didn't make for an easy day...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Steven R
Reviewed October 3, 2018 via mobile

Had a group of 16 that he arranged to take out at a special time. It was great!!! The guide was excellent. He stopped along the way and took his time to explain different plants, trees, animals and difference between a marsh and a swamp....More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jdp5713
Reviewed September 15, 2018

very informative tour with captain McCoy, great knowledge of the swamp and marshes we toured thru. an extremely interesting tour. saw birds, turtles and a quick moving gator besides a gator nest full of eggs.really enjoyable tour. it seemed the tour lasted only an hour...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank stymie49
Reviewed June 9, 2018

This tour is a great mix of history, nature, and local flavor. Benny is very knowledgeable of plants and animals life on the river and in the bayous. I was out to learn more about the river and watershed and this was the perfect choice....More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Bill P
Reviewed April 29, 2017

Benny McCoy provided an outstanding tour of the rivers, marshes, and swamps of the area near Moss Point. Having grown up on these waters, he has great knowledge of the flora and fauna of the area. He identified plants and told of their uses by...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed April 22, 2017

This was a great trip took mom for first time she loved it. Captain McCoy is great and friendly he knows a lot

Date of experience: April 2017
Thank Dianna W
Reviewed March 28, 2017

The boat tour of the marsh was very nice. Learned a lot about the area concerning the Indians and past logging history. Mr McCoy was informative and entertaining. We didn't see any alligators but it was a little early in the spring. It was worth...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank john b
Reviewed December 23, 2016

Great way to spend a couple of hours. We learned a lot about the river, the history of the area, the local flora and fauna, and about local food and customs. Benny McCoy is full of stories of growing up in the area. Late December...More

Date of experience: December 2016
1  Thank Tajar
Reviewed October 17, 2016 via mobile

Very fun and informative tour! We learned lots of new info about the plants and wildlife in Mississippi!

Date of experience: October 2016
Thank Amy M
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March 29, 2017|
Response from PRAC_Staff | Property representative |
Hi beckiewalker2017, Our boat can fit up to 20 people. Please let us know if you have any more questions, and we'll hope to see you here soon!