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Assateague Explorer Wildlife Cruises

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Te folks who run this organization are very laid back. The cruise was very pleasant, a nice way to... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
cyndi011
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In search of ponies...

I enjoyed both the sunset cruise and the morning kayak tour. Both were excellent! Shane was a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
NancyLCarpenter
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South Main Street Chincoteague, Curtis Merritt Harbor, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Te folks who run this organization are very laid back. The cruise was very pleasant, a nice way to end the day with a little local history thrown in. The kayaking trip was perfect! A storm blew in and so we had to wait for...More

Thank cyndi011
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I enjoyed both the sunset cruise and the morning kayak tour. Both were excellent! Shane was a phenomenal tour guide full of information about the birds and the ponies as well as local stories. The photos say it all.

Thank NancyLCarpenter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Went on a trip today with the Captain and Steve. Had a great trip... saw a bunch of dolphins and the herd of wild horses. Thanks for the great time gentlemen!

1  Thank Kyle F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We were scheduled for a 6pm sunset tour and due to weather the office had tried to contact us at 445 to ask us to come earlier. I called back at 5 when I saw message walking out the door of my hotel 10 minutes...More

Thank jennifershiels
Reviewed August 11, 2018

We took a sunset cruise with Captain Mark and tour guide, Jake. It was a beautiful evening and our boat departed at exactly 6:30...right on time. Jake was extremely knowledgeable about the area, taking the time to point out a variety of bird species and...More

Thank sue1birch
Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

Took my mother to Chincoteague for her birthday. I was so excited to take her on this boat tour to see some wildlife. Very disappointed in the 6:30 pm sunset cruise. We left 15 minutes late and spent a grand total of 65 minutes on...More

1  Thank Lisa E
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

Great activity. A lot of fun mixing some outdoor activity and good scenery. Jake the instructor was really helpful, personalble really an asset to the company. Would highly recommend this to anyone.

Thank Taylor G
Reviewed August 7, 2018 via mobile

This was a very enjoyable experience and we really enjoyed kayaking. The tour guide Jake was very knowledgeable and friendly, and really made the day great!

Thank kellymccabe329
Reviewed August 6, 2018 via mobile

We travelled over an hour from Ocean City for this excursion. It was disappointing because the boat travelled about two miles and parked off shore about 30 minutes where about 5 ponies were grazing. Then we went back. No estuarial river, no other inlet. I...More

1  Thank Botoxdoc
Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Great sail to see the ponies. Captain Mark cracked us up we loved his accent and his ability to spot bald eagles and find the ponies!

Thank Michelle S
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