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Captain Charles Robbins' Cape Fear River Adventures

1317 Middle Sound Loop Rd, Wilmington, NC 28411-7807
+1 910-620-0296
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CR truly is an outstanding leader for exploring the best of North Carolina. He guided our group of... read more

Reviewed 17 August 2017
Fern-at-Rachels
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Washington DC, District of Columbia
Black River, 3 sisters swamp, cypress tree trip!

CR is the most amazing trip leader full of great stories and was totally willing to be flexible... read more

Reviewed 12 April 2017
tbcbetsy
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Carrboro, North Carolina
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“eagle island” (4 reviews)
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1317 Middle Sound Loop Rd, Wilmington, NC 28411-7807
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+1 910-620-0296

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

CR truly is an outstanding leader for exploring the best of North Carolina. He guided our group of women on a full-day canoe and kayak trip on the Black River, and we could not have been happier with our day. He takes great care in...More

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Reviewed 12 April 2017

CR is the most amazing trip leader full of great stories and was totally willing to be flexible with our group's needs. His calm and pleasant demeanor made for a smooth trip down the river. CR has incredible passion and knowledge of the river, swamp...More

Thank tbcbetsy
Reviewed 5 April 2017 via mobile

Capt. Charles orchestrated this trip(my second)with seasoned attention to every detail, safety being at the top. From the planning stages to the drive home (stopping at Eagle Island for home-made ice cream), our family of 8 (with a 5 and 7 year old) experienced a...More

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CapeFearRiver, Owner at Captain Charles Robbins' Cape Fear River Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 6 April 2017

Thanks to the Hardison family . A absolute perfect day on the Black River and into the 3 Sisters Swamp area to visit the Ancient Bald Cypress. I so do enjoy being a part of showing this special place to everyone. The kids, Molly and...More

Reviewed 1 August 2016

I could tell from talking with Captain Charles Robbins on the phone that he was a stand up guy and felt really good about him and adventures we would have exploring the Cape Fear and Brunswick River. My wife, two elementary age kids and myself...More

Thank Tonya Dave H
Reviewed 1 June 2016

At $10/adult, $5/child, this hour long boat tour was a good water view of Wilmington. Captain Robbins' talked for the better part of the first 45 minutes and left time for questions on the return trip. He talked about the history of the port as...More

Thank Terry428
Reviewed 1 June 2016

We had a great 4 hour trip with Captain Robbins. Started out going to the port to watch the unloading of a container ship.which was amazing. From there we traveled to Eagle Island and the rice canals. Plenty of alligators and other wildlife were seen....More

Thank FLS
Reviewed 28 March 2016

Our family of four adults took a four hour ride with Captain Charlie along the Cape Fear River, the Brunswick River and the rice canals of Eagle Island. Everything Captain Charlie showed us was new to us, whether we were visiting (2) or had lived...More

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 22 April 2014

We had a great trip last week with Captain Charles. We drove in his boat, not on kayaks and our boys loved hearing about all the wildlife and the environmental issues. CR even let each of them drive the boat, which was thrilling. It was...More

1  Thank JkelNY
Reviewed 1 December 2013

Went up to 3 sisters on Black River in kayaks (myself, daughter, and Charles). Saw ancient bald cypresses. Great time. A relaxed trip you'll enjoy. Captain very knowledgeable. If you've never heard of 3 sisters, research it on internet.

1  Thank Individually-twisted
Reviewed 18 August 2012

Captain Charles took our family of six adults and two kids of 9 and 12 on a three hour trip around Eagles Island. We saw the abandoned rice fields, osprey and even an alligator. Captain Charles was very informative about the history of the river...More

5  Thank Pj B
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