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45-60 Minute...Wild Ponies,Nature & History Cruise: Cruising along the Rachel Carson Reserve in search of wild ponies... it's common for us to see Dolphins, Sea turtles, and a variety of wildlife along the way enjoy panoramic views of Beaufort's...more
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Captain Bob was great! He has been running the tour for over 14 years and has a wealth of knowledge about Beaufort and all the islands. There's a few trivia questions too so speak up if you know the answer!
Small launch takes passengers up and down the harbour giving a view of several barrier islands a few yards off shore. There was much ado about the wild horses who live on these islands. We saw only one old mare who was so emaciated one...More
My husband and my 2 young adult children went on a tour of Beaufort by boat to get a better view of the town. The tour guide was very informative and took time to try and get us a view of the wild horses. We...More
Waterbug gives fairly short tours of the islands in Beaufort Harbor - Carrot Island, Horse Island and a view of the wild horses on Shackleford Banks and the Rachel Carson Reserve. The captain gives 6-8 tours every day and has been doing it for over...More
We happened to come across this tour boat and it was perfect for a romantic trip for my fiancé and myself. Captain Peggy was amazing and very knowledgeable. She gave us a lot more than we asked. I highly recommend her. Don't skip this!
We had so much fun. Captain Bob taught us so much told us about restaurants that were good we went and tried the restaurants and they were awesome. If you come here start your trip with Captain Bob he give you the layout of the...More
We ended up taking a tour on the Water Bug on a whim and I was not disappointing! Our party had Capt. Peggy who was very friendly and a wonderful guide. On our trip we saw some of the wild horses as well as some...More
We recently had a waterfront tour of Beaufort, NC with Captain Bob on the Waterbug.
Having taken many tours on the water in varied places, this by far is the very best. Not only did we see wild horses as well as dolphins, the tour...More
Per Coast Guard regs, there are adult and children's life preservers on board. Kids on our tour were not asked to put on a life preserver. All passengers including young children were to remain seated at all times while the... More
Per Coast Guard regs, there are adult and children's life preservers on board. Kids on our tour were not asked to put on a life preserver. All passengers including young children were to remain seated at all times while the boat was in motion. This probably would mean holding your toddler.