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River Memories

Conway Marina, Elm St, Conway, SC
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Amazing River Cruise

You won't want to miss this trip. Captain Jim was so kind and knowledgeable about the river which... read more

Reviewed today
rjcamp283
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North Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
Fun tour on the Waccamaw

Two hours of history and wonderful time on the water. Captain Jim is very knowledgeable and has a... read more

Reviewed 25 February 2018
OSProfiler
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Murrells Inlet, South Carolina
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“captain jim”(15 reviews)
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Outstanding river tour of the local Conway, SC (near Myrtle Beach) Waccamaw River area. Comfortable electric boat (no background noise), good tour guide, several tours/day and very reasonably priced for a 2 hour tour. A great activity for a visit to...more
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Reviewed today

You won't want to miss this trip. Captain Jim was so kind and knowledgeable about the river which he grew up on. Such a relaxing and enjoyable experience! Very nice and clean electric boat, and the price of $15 pp was amazing. Don't miss this...More

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Reviewed 25 February 2018 via mobile

Two hours of history and wonderful time on the water. Captain Jim is very knowledgeable and has a great sense of humor. Love the side stories and the trip down the creek.

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Reviewed 28 January 2018 via mobile

Captain Jim’s river tour was terrific. His quiet electric boat was perfect for this informative view of the Conway riverfront with its rich southern history.

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Reviewed 31 October 2017

One of THE BEST tours that I have ever taken. Captain Jim grew up in Conway and spent many hours exploring the Waccamaw River area with his friends. He is a GREAT story-teller and passes around historic photos to help illustrate what is being talked...More

1  Thank Nicemeany
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

A great getaway from the touristy Myrtle Beach, only about 30 minutes away. Capt Jim was a delightful guide, very knowledgeable about the local history and ecology. Everyone in our group was excited by the electric boat, as it was very quiet and did not...More

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Reviewed 20 May 2017

The time flew by on this relaxing tour on the Waccamaw River. Capt. Jim kept my attention with his stories and history of the river and the town of Conway, there is not much more I can add after reading the other reviews. Enjoy your...More

Thank 71allga
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Reviewed 28 April 2017

Nature, water, live oak trees and maybe even a gator- you will love this relaxing tour with a super guide. Small boat- hols about ten- so its an intimate tour.

Thank TVHOST
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Reviewed 6 August 2016

Very nice tour. Capt Jim gives a great lesson on local history and historic places. Boat ride is very quiet and during the part where the tour goes into the cypress swamp is very peaceful. You would never know that you were only minutes away...More

Thank James L
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Reviewed 23 June 2016

Cant. Jim's River Memories tour is excellent, he goes through the History of Conway and the Waccamaw River, and the families who important to its development. The boat seats about 10 people and is totally electric and is reasonably priced at $15 for an hour...More

Thank Rick H
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Reviewed 23 April 2016

After six years of intentions, my wife and I finally drove to Conway's marina to take a ride down the Waccamaw River with Cap'n Jim. My wife has always worried about "what's in the water" but agreed to find out first hand. A visit to...More

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