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Rockport Birding and Kayak Adventures

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216 North Fulton Beach Road, Rockport, TX 78382
+1 361-727-0643
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What a Sunset !

Went on the sunset tour ...It was a beautiful sunset.. got lots of good photos. Our... read more

Reviewed 10 August 2017
Houston, Texas
Sunset Tour is great!

I was looking for a kid-friendly dolphin tour for my granddaughter, and had booked the morning... read more

Reviewed 4 August 2017
Irving, Texas
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Rockport Adventures Specializes in Whooping Crane Tours and Coastal Birding aboard our flagship Skimmer. Dolphin Watching Tours and Sunset Cruises are offered in the Summer months and private tours are always an option. Inland Birding Tours provide our customers the opportunity to really see the vast array of species habitat our area has to offer. The Rockport-Fulton area is rich with Texas History. Our History Tour by golf cart is a fun way to see the area and take in it's abundant heritage. Kayak, Paddleboard, and golf cart Rentals round out our offerings the enable visitor to really experience the most beautiful spot on the Texas coast.
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“whooping cranes” (81 reviews)
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216 North Fulton Beach Road, Rockport, TX 78382
+1 361-727-0643
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

Went on the sunset tour ...It was a beautiful sunset.. got lots of good photos. Our captain was very knowledgeable . We saw dolphins and he took the time to hang were they were before moving on lots of photo opportunities. He was also very...More

Thank CHoyt2
Reviewed 4 August 2017

I was looking for a kid-friendly dolphin tour for my granddaughter, and had booked the morning trip. But that one did not get enough passengers, so they moved us back to this sunset trip, and it was wonderful! We saw so many dolphins...they even surrounded...More

1  Thank ClareBear5532
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

So much fun and beautiful! Seeing the beautiful wildlife and getting to be on the water at the same time is wonderful.

Thank Nmckbn
Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Wish we booked the kayak fishing guide. We rented kayaks blindly, wanting to try out kayak fishing on our own. We did it all wrong and had no luck catching fish. Kayak fishing is not river kayaking. There are techniques to follow that is best...More

Thank Traveler15812
Reviewed 5 July 2017

I really enjoyed the sunset cruise on the Skimmer last night. The hour and 15 minute trip was just the right length. We saw hundreds of birds; Captain Tommy shared facts about them and the local history. The sunset and other scenery were very pretty,...More

Thank HI2TEX
Reviewed 19 June 2017

I think the rental charge is pretty steep. Plus, upon pickup, our cart was not fueled to the max nor did the blinkers work which is pretty dangerous when driving in traffic. The staff was made aware and were friendly but I am not sure...More

Thank lynchandler
Reviewed 12 June 2017 via mobile

Captain Tommy really knows his stuff about the gulf and all the beautiful creatures! You'll get a fast, rejuvenating boat ride as you're heading out into the gulf, then it's a slow glide around as you watch the dolphins at sunset as you listen to...More

Thank 890malone
Reviewed 26 April 2017

We loved our tour of the Aransas National Wildlife Refuge on the "Skimmer". We saw so many beautiful birds. My favorites were the Oyster Catchers and the Rosette Spoonbills. I highly recommend this tour. You won't regret it. The whooping cranes had already flown north...More

Thank LyndaBWaxahachie
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Coming to the area as late as we did, early April, we feared that the Whooping Cranes would all be gone. Captain Tommy not only found seven of them for us to observe, but was able to get quite close to shore with one group....More

Thank kb80550
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Altho the wind was blowing and the waves were big, we had an awesome time! Our capt new his stuff and his boat! We got to see a ton of dolphins and at least a dozen whoopers. It was awesome!

Thank tc0leman
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9 March 2017|
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Response from Tommy M | Property representative |
Not Sure what you mean regarding "Individual Kayak Tours". We rent Kayaks and Stand Up Paddleboards. You have a lot of options where to paddle. If you would like a guide, that can be arranged. $100 for 1/2 day $150 for full... More