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Drifter Excursions

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232 S Sea Pines Dr, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4004
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13 Year Old Had a Shark Experience

Decided to do both night time shark fishing and 4 hour deep sea fishing on separate days. The... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Richard B
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New Cumberland, Pennsylvania
don't count on your reservation

Prime summer day and they call 18 hours before departure to say they don't have enough people to... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
GoHokies795
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Blacksburg, VA
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Two-hour family cruise where kids can throw a cast net for shrimp and other fish.
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good13%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible17%
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“sea bass” (20 reviews)
“baby sharks” (8 reviews)
“crab pot” (6 reviews)
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232 S Sea Pines Dr, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4004
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Reviewed yesterday

Decided to do both night time shark fishing and 4 hour deep sea fishing on separate days. The weather was perfect, the crew was exceptional, and we had memories to last a life time. Recommend for families. Capital and crew loves children and helps them...More

Thank Richard B
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Prime summer day and they call 18 hours before departure to say they don't have enough people to go! what a joke! suck it up and take a loss guys. we counted on a Saturday to take the trip.

Thank GoHokies795
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Was a great father son trip. Caught many fish and 2 sharks, one was a hammerhead. Everyone on the boat was catching something and the staff was very attentive and helpful. Would definitely do again.

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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went on the 3 hour evening shark fishing trip and it was amazing! Captain Adam and deck mate Jack were super outgoing, helpful, and all around enjoyable! Everyone in our party caught at least 2 sharks and when the fishing got slow they moved...More

Thank Morgan V
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Reviewed 6 days ago

I took my son (9) and nephew (6) on the Gypsy for a fun couple of hours. The 2 person crew (Jake ? and Jennifer) helped each child cast a net and kept their catch for them to view in a small aquarium before releasing...More

Thank Kathy C
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We took the 90 minute dolphin sighting tour. Family outing with kids age 11, 10 and 7. The crew was very friendly and informative and were great with kids. We saw lots of dolphins and all the kids on board got to cast the net....More

Thank Melody G
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We went on a one hour dolphin cruise in the sound. I wish I would have written this immediately so I remembered their names, but the captain (Jennifer?) was amazing and the crew member was helpful, kind, and informative. We saw so many dolphins! One...More

Thank jaim81
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bigdog2020, Manager at Drifter Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for coming out with us!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A great morning excursion with 7 kids ranging in age from 2-7 yr olds- they all loved it and the sharks that they caught . I highly recommend this company !

Thank Camelia H
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bigdog2020, Manager at Drifter Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you!

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I took our 3 kids ages 8, 6, & 4 our on the Gypsy for a fun couple of hours. This was a great trip and well suited to their age. The crew helped each child cast a net and kept their...More

Thank melseyt
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bigdog2020, Manager at Drifter Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thanks for coming out with us!

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I've never been deep sea fishing and neither has my 13 year old son and the Drifter fishing experience made our first venture a huge success. I'm not a fishing fan, I don't have the patience for the sport, but my son is really into...More

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bigdog2020, Manager at Drifter Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for coming out with us! Glad you had a great time!

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