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Island Ferry Adventures

610 Front St, Beaufort, NC 28516-2210
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Whether you want to just beachwalk, find shells, find sand dollars, hike the reserve or find the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
markfarner58
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Ocean Isle Beach, North Carolina
BEAUTIFUL TRIP!

First time visitors and were so impressed we are planning our next visit! We have recommended this... read more

Reviewed 8 April 2018
Jennifer C
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Smithfield, North Carolina, United States
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“sand dollars” (27 reviews)
“low tide” (10 reviews)
“wild horses” (32 reviews)
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610 Front St, Beaufort, NC 28516-2210
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Whether you want to just beachwalk, find shells, find sand dollars, hike the reserve or find the wild horses, this ferry service is the best choice. Always on time and priced well. For me, much better than the Shackelford trip,

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Perry B, Owner at Island Ferry Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thanks so much for the review; means a lot!!!

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Reviewed 8 April 2018

First time visitors and were so impressed we are planning our next visit! We have recommended this trip to all our friends already and we've only been home for a few days! Thanks for such an awesome trip!

Thank Jennifer C
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Perry B, Owner at Island Ferry Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 8 April 2018

Great news!!! We appreciate your review and business! Please let us know if you have any questions on the Crystal Coast. Thanks, Perry

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Reviewed 4 April 2018

Awesome Ferry Service - Sand Dollars, beautiful water, sun & fun for everyone. Very reasonably priced. Very professional and friendly service. Went in July of 2017, will be back this summer for a Re-Do!! Can't wait for Low Tide :)

Thank Donna N
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Perry B, Owner at Island Ferry Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 5 April 2018

Thanks for your business, it’s a pleasure to share our beautiful coast with you!!! Thanks again, Perry & crew

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Reviewed 17 March 2018

The Woman in the Kiosk and The Captain were both very knowledageable and gave great directions on how to find the wild horses.. and the paths to hike on to stay safe and enjoy our day trip on the island... This was so so worth...More

1  Thank Elizabeth W
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Perry B, Owner at Island Ferry Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2018

Thank you for the great review!!! This kind of response makes it all worthwhile!!

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Reviewed 13 December 2017

My wife, younger son and I took a ride with Perry last year at the recommendation of a family member that lives in Beaufort. It was a great trip up and around and we saw several horses, dolphins and lots of crabs under the boardwalk...More

1  Thank MichaelinNH
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Perry B, Owner at Island Ferry Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 14 December 2017

WOW!!! What a nice review! Can’t tell you how much I appreciate this. Thank You!

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Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

Got dropped off at the Reserve hoping to spot wild horses. After an hour and a half of walking through sand and peeking in the woods there were none to be seen. When Perry picked us up he went out of his way to take...More

1  Thank Denise D
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Perry B, Owner at Island Ferry Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2017

Thanks, the wild horses are all ways fun to find!

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Reviewed 21 October 2017

Have used this company often and have never had any problems. Their trips always leave and get picked up at scheduled times.

1  Thank markfarner58
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Perry B, Owner at Island Ferry Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 22 October 2017

Thank You!

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Reviewed 25 September 2017

We took this tor yesterday. It was a 1.5 hr tour. It was a good tour. The captain was very knowledgeable. He had knowledge in the history of the area. We saw around 7 horses on several of the Islands. The price was fair and...More

1  Thank woblywife
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Perry B, Owner at Island Ferry Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Thanks so much for your continued support!!!

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Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

This was our second time using this service to get our family to Bird Shoal Island. We spent the day chilling in the warm water between the sand bars, finding live and dead sand dollars, little crabs, snails, and fish. It was THE BEST and...More

1  Thank Hillbillybean
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Perry B, Owner at Island Ferry Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

Thanks for your continued business!!!

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Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

We use this ferry service to get to the islands to spend the day. Friendly staff. Convenient pick up & drop off times.

Thank Tracy B
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Perry B, Owner at Island Ferry Adventures, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017

Thanks for the great review!!!

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BEEVE
8 September 2015|
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Response from Perry B | Property representative |
WE can help with trips to Bird Shoal; nice easy beach for walking, shelling and looking for the wild horses. Please give us a call a day aahead for tides and weather.
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wilsonpcsucksp
27 June 2015|
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Response from Perry B | Property representative |
We luv puppys and would like to meet yours;they are free but have to be controlled on the Islands. Thanks, Cindy
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homeisnice
30 May 2015|
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Response from Perry B | Property representative |
We offer a Ferry Service to Carrot Island, Bird Shoals and Sand Dollar for walking the nature trailas and beaches looking for horses, shells and other wild life. We have a boat every 30 miniutes and Sand Dollar is by... More
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