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ACE Basin tours with an experienced Captain on a comfortable boat. Birding, marine mammals, coastal ecosystems and low country history with a guide who is a licensed SC geologist, former shrimp boat captain and US Army veteran.
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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3702 Dock Site Rd, Edisto Beach, Edisto Island, SC 29438-3601
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+1 843-412-7886
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Reviewed 19 October 2018 via mobile

Captain Phillip is very knowledgeable about the area and the history of the ACE Basin. He thoroughly enjoyed spotting wildlife for us. It’s a tossup who took more eagle photos, the Captain or my husband Robert. He was very observant and considerate. He noticed that...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 30 May 2018 via mobile

Captain Albenesius provided a wonderful experience for our family. He made sure we were comfortable and safe at all times. It was amazing to see the alligators and dolphins so close up in their natural setting. Our nine year old daughter will have this memory...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 17 May 2018

My husband and I took Capt. Phillips' Ashepoo River tour. If wildlife interests you, than this is the tour to take. Saw alligators, shorebirds, egrets, pelicans, dolphins, bald eagles. Capt. Phillip took us by the Osprey nest but nobody was home at the time. Capt....More

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank AZDenney
Reviewed 10 May 2018

We took Captain Phillips Ashepoo River Tour and it was the best. For 3 plus hours we leisurely traveled as we learned from the Captain all about the surrounding area and its history. We saw many kinds of birds, including multiple sitings of bald eagles,...More

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed 3 May 2018 via mobile

This tour is three hours. Wish it had been five. It was cool to ride around the whole island and get a different perspective. Capt. Phillips was very knowledgeable and the tour was very much a value.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Steve S
Reviewed 29 April 2018

We took Capt Phillip's Ashepoo River tour and it was a fantastic view of Edisto from the water. We saw bald eagles, osprey nesting, and multiple alligators and learned about the local natural and cultural environment from Capt Phillip. It is amazing to be out...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 29 April 2018

Captain Phillip gives an amazing tour of the waterways surrounding Edisto. He gave lots of interesting information on the history of the island as well as facts about the birds, flora and fauna. We were amazingly close to the dolphins and your chance of having...More

Date of experience: April 2018
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Patricia L
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Response from dpilarhernandez | Reviewed this property |
Prices are on the website. Three to four people are $325. Not sure about six people.
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