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Assateague Adventure

Curtis Merritt Harbor, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336
+1 757-336-1537
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Very fun tour of Assateague Island and the Assateague ponies

Gayle was our guide and grew up on the island of Assateague. She was full of knowledge and stories... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2017
Sue S
Lexington, Kentucky
Superb Experience!

Our Captain and Guide were WONDERFUL on the Assateague Island Pony Tour. Our Guide was full of... read more

Reviewed 11 September 2017
Lauren S
Springfield, Virginia, United States
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Join us on a beautiful nature cruise tour of the Assateague National Wildlife Refuge, Chincoteague Bay and the surrounding area. See it all from Chincoteague's Premier Tour Boat the "Linda J" as we cruise the lagoons, coves & backwaters of one of the last unspoiled areas on the east coast. On our cruise it is common to see the famous Chincoteague Wild Ponies grazing in the marsh, , Dolphin cruising & playing in the channels, Sea Turtles, some of the 300 plus species of Wildfowl including Bald Eagles, This is not just another boat ride. You will have a friendly Mate to explain and point out the sites along your cruise. You can also rely on the mate to spot the wildfowl, ponies dolphin & other unusual sea creature that pops it's head up.
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Curtis Merritt Harbor, Chincoteague Island, VA 23336
+1 757-336-1537
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Reviewed 2 October 2017

Gayle was our guide and grew up on the island of Assateague. She was full of knowledge and stories. It was like hearing beautiful history lessons through story form. It was a fun easy boat ride AND we saw the ponies. Gayle explained why they...More

Thank Sue S
Reviewed 11 September 2017

Our Captain and Guide were WONDERFUL on the Assateague Island Pony Tour. Our Guide was full of information in an energetic conversational manner. We didn't feel like we were being droned at by a teacher, we felt like we were listening to stories told by...More

Thank Lauren S
Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

I would like to take a moment and Thank You for an outstanding kayaking trip. My wife and I came to Chincoteague Island for a weekend getaway, prior to leaving home, I booked one of your Kayaking Tours. Growing up, my wife, whom is originally...More

2  Thank Firemedic511
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

This business doesn't take reservations so got there very early. Not much else around to do, so we just walked around. Tour was great! Bpat holds 80 passenger but has less than 20. Allowed to wail ably Saw a few wild houses. Got off to...More

Thank Kristin M
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

We went on the 1 o'clock tour and as there was a full boat, we had both Captain Kenny and Mate Steve. Steve did the tour and was amazing. He is knowledgeable and funny. And the amount of trivia he knew was amazing and throughly...More

Thank Mommy_Likey
Reviewed 15 July 2015

The captain of Assateague Adventure was very knowlegeable, experienced, professional, and, of utmost importance, safety conscious. I would absolutely recommend this charter company to bring you and your family around the bay. :-)

Thank JUDY C
Reviewed 31 August 2014 via mobile

Before leaving OC after our week vacation took an inexpensive boat trip. Very relaxing and informative. There are coupons in the Happy Days magazine.

Reviewed 24 August 2014

We went for a 2 hour visit of the Chincoteague bay with great team at Assateague Adventure and enjoy every minute of it. The very knowledgeable and friendly staff (John and Mike) and their enthusiasm in showing us the most beautiful spots of Chincoteague Island...More

1  Thank Mauro G
Reviewed 4 August 2014 via mobile

Captain Joe knows his "stuff". His crew was also experienced and very safety conscious. And, they all made sure that every member of the family including 3 children had an unforgettable day. We enjoyed the day so much that we booked again for the return...More

1  Thank pamelaandrosie
Reviewed 3 September 2013

Arranged for this sunset cruise and wasn't expecting to see so much on the last night of our 7 day stay in Chincoteague. We didn't see the ponies on this cruise but we got pictures in a unique view of the Assateague Lighthouse, learned about...More

1  Thank JasonCNJ
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