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May River Excursions

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May River Excursions operates out of Old Town Bluffton, SC on Calhoun Street. We offer a variety of boating excursions ranging from dolphin watching and shark fishing to heart-pounding watersports rides and instruction. Although excursions vary by...more
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81 Calhoun St, Bluffton, SC 29910-7013
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All reviews captain chris daufuskie island crabbing trip saw dolphins blue crab clams trout water taxi great trip dolphin tour boat ride catching crabs learned how highly recommend this trip black drum palmetto bluff hilton head
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had wanted to book an excursion for awhile, and today with beautiful spring weather, we booked an ecological tour: Steve, our captain, was very knowledgeable about the waters, the eco system, and very familiar with area, having lived here all of his life. With...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank hhiellen3
Reviewed 1 week ago

Small boat with a guided tour of the low country. Amazing things in the water and how important they are to our environment

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Experience647484
Reviewed January 15, 2019 via mobile

Fishing, Shrimping, Eco Tours to spot dolphins and egrets, whatever your interests are on the water, they do it! They even ferry you out to Daufuski Island for Gullah culture tours. Friendly and great service! They really know what they are doing and they do...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank hoyleeddy
Reviewed December 31, 2018 via mobile

Teenaged kids loved it. Read again — our TEENAGED kids loved it. So did the parents. A win for all ages. Informative ecologically and historically. Moreover, beautiful scenery on a perfect day and we got into a pod of dolphins, so pretty and fun. Loved...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank ugadad2017
Reviewed November 25, 2018

I have never crabbed before, but Buddy our Captain made the trip most enjoyable. Boat held 6 guests comfortably. Short trip to the crabbing area. All equipment provided by the Captain. We had a 90 minute tour which went by like a flash. Excellend knowledge...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank J2539XFmiket
Reviewed October 27, 2018 via mobile

We went blue crabbing with our 2 teens. It was about 1.5 hours total with just our family of 4. It was so much fun and we caught a big bucket full of blue crabs. We cooked them ourselves but I would not recommend (to...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank tremorsc
Reviewed October 1, 2018 via mobile

Knowing our captain literally grew up in these waters, I expected him to put us into good spots, but I never imagined he would put us right on so many good fish. Such a great attitude and a helpful demeanor. A wealth of knowledge for...More

Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank Josh H
Reviewed September 9, 2018 via mobile

Foljs, this is an ideal thing to do when you are in Hilton Head because it’s so much fun and because it’s virtually free! We caught 15 keeper blue crabs in just under an hour and a half and Hudson‘s seafood cooked them for free!...More

Date of experience: September 2018
2  Thank MichaelArndt
Reviewed August 27, 2018 via mobile

The family and I used May River excursions for a sightseeing tour that was filled with awesome discoveries and fun knowledgeable staff very friendly definitely will go with them again in the future0

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank David P
Reviewed August 21, 2018 via mobile

Captain Allick was great. He guided us to areas with an abundance of fish. He was great with our kids ages 7 and 8. We took an excursion to collect sharks’ teeth. He taught our kids good casting technique. Overall, a highlight of our trip...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Fearless557127
January 27, 2019|
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Response from J2539XFmiket | Reviewed this property |
Their boats have adequate capacity for 6 +2. I would suggest you ask for a cruise with Capt Amber. She is very knowlegable about the May River and the sea life you will observe. Welcome to Bluffton.
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Forrest H
October 17, 2016|
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Response from maryaiana | Reviewed this property |
That would be something you would have to ask him directly.
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