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Barnstable Harbor Ecotours

243 Millway, Barnstable, MA 02630-1102
+1 508-221-6126
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Awesome and Educational

Phil, our narrator, is a walking encyclopedia on the history of Barnstable Harbor. He is also an... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Grammie321
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Augusta, Georgia
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Great Fall Day

Visiting my in-laws on the Cape, we all went on the Eco tours. GREAT experience. Nice cool, crisp... read more

Reviewed 9 September 2017
Bruinsfan2016
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Hart's Location, New Hampshire
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Phil, our narrator, is a walking encyclopedia on the history of Barnstable Harbor. He is also an avid bird watcher and can identify any bird in the area. It can get chilly even on a warm, sunny day so bring a sweater or sweatshirt. Learned...More

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Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

Visiting my in-laws on the Cape, we all went on the Eco tours. GREAT experience. Nice cool, crisp autumn day, sunny and blue skies. Learned quite a bit about the Cape, birds, history, and the natural evolution of the Cape. Would recommend this tour for...More

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Reviewed 6 September 2017

There are a lot of "boat rides" and "cruises" on the Cape Cod waters. This one ranks among the very best in scenic content and ecological content including ecological history. This is a comfortable boat. The bench seat have back rests and all seats have...More

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Reviewed 1 September 2017

A terrific two hour charter with Captain Joe and Naturalist Phil. Ours was a casual cruise out to Sandy Neck and Little Neck and then an hour of meandering the rivers of the Great Marsh. We packed some lobster rolls and a nice chardonnay and...More

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Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

It was a midsummer magical evening. The setting was gorgeous and perfect for photos. Captain Joe was great and the naturalist, Andrea Higgins was a delight to engage in conversation. I will certainly repeat this journey.

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Reviewed 4 August 2017

My husband and I and a friend visiting from out of state, tonight had the most amazing experience on The Barnstable Harbor Eco tour Sunset tour. We all had a wonderful time. I highly recommend this tour for anyone who wants to truly see what...More

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Reviewed 3 August 2017

Tour Guide Phil is one of the most knowledgeable tour guides we have ever met. He made it interesting for everyone and had a great sense of humor. Highly recommend for school age children as well. Learned many new things. Captain Joe was great also.

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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

The Sandbar Exploration cruise was so much fun, and also very informative. We lucked out and had the picture perfect day for our trip. Miss Andrea was excellent and engaged the kids from the moment they stepped on the boat. Her hands on mini marine...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

It was a fabulous tour, especially for anyone interested in marine life. The naturalist had great passion, enthusiasm, and was extremely knowledgeable. Great for all ages, even for long term Cape residents. Lots of surprises. I plan to go back with my 83 year old...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2017

Wonderful 2 hour tour through the great Marsh or Barnstable Harbor. Saw lots of birds including a Grey Blue Heron and even 2 baby Osprey in their nest. Naturalist was knowledgeable and fun.

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