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Address: 24231 Gulf Bay Rd, Orange Beach, AL 36561
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Nature cruise

We went on the nature cruise with Captain Skip. It was lots of fun, very informative and family friendly

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 17 October 2016
Troy-Donna Y
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Greensburg, Kentucky
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Greensburg, Kentucky
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We went on the nature cruise with Captain Skip. It was lots of fun, very informative and family friendly

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Our third time out with Captain Skip! A family favorite of ours! A great opportunity to learn and see the Eco system of Orange Beach backwaters!

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CaptainSkipofOB, Owner at Sailaway Charters, responded to this review

Thanks for going on my nature cruise ....I know you have so many other options...I really appreciate seeing your family again. Thanks for the nice review...I had another great time with your family. Capt. Skip More 

Champaign, Illinois
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41 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2016 via mobile

Skip is a very laid back, informative guide. You start out your ride covering boat safety, which is often overlooked. While on our tour we saw multiple dolphins up close. He took us shrimping, crabbing, and gathered clams each with it's own lesson about what we were catching. We were able to bring home the shrimp that we caught. Our... More 

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CaptainSkipofOB, Owner at Sailaway Charters, responded to this review

I'm so glad your family had a great cruise experience with me again ! Thanks for taking the time to write a review. Your family is always welcome here. Thanks, Capt. Skip More 

Gulf Shores, Alabama
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6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2014 via mobile

Capt. Skip was great! It was so cool to watch him catch shrimp and teach us about the shrimp and fish caught in the net. What a treat to see Dolphins up close. Had a blast catching fish as well. Thanks Captain Skip!

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CaptainSkipofOB, Owner at Sailaway Charters, responded to this review

Thank you for taking the time to post a review. I'm so happy to hear that you had a great time ! I enjoyed the time I spent with your group. Thanks, Capt. Skip Sailaway Charters More 

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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2014 via mobile

My family went here on vacation. We learned a ton and saw a lot of wild life. Skip was very knowledgable. Safety was a priority.

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CaptainSkipofOB, Owner at Sailaway Charters, responded to this review

Thanks so much for taking the time to write a review ! . I'm so glad you enjoyed the cruise. I can only hope I will have the opportunity to cruise with you again in the future. Thanks, Capt. Skip More 

Crossett, AR
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 July 2014

This is absolutely a MUST DO ADVENTURE if you are in the Gulf Shores or Orange Beach, Alabama area! My dad and two boys, ages 7 and 9, joined us on the Nature Cruise with Captain Skip. HIGHLY RECOMMEND!!! In a 2 hour time frame, my boys got to help Captain Skip fish for oysters, blue crabs and shrimp! Mr.... More 

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CaptainSkipofOB, Owner at Sailaway Charters, responded to this review

Thanks for taking time to write a review about the Nature Cruise your family took with me. I'm glad your family enjoyed the cruise. Thanks so much ! Capt. Skip More 

Indianapolis, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2014 via mobile

Going out with Captain Skip is my childrens favorite part of our visit to Orange Beach every year!! Such a nice guys and you get to see so much wildlife(dolphins especially) up close! I must do excursion if you are visiting the area!!

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CaptainSkipofOB, Owner at Sailaway Charters, responded to this review

I'm so glad you enjoyed the cruise with me. I greatly appreciate your taking the time to write such a nice review. Thanks again, Capt. Skip More 

Saint Louis Park, Minnesota, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 July 2013

We had a wonderful time this morning on Captain Skip's nature tour. It was interesting learning all about oysters, crabs, etc but the highlight was the interest a pod of dolphins (including a baby and THE Mr. Friendly) took in our shrimp net. Definitely worth the 5:30 am alarm. :)

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CaptainSkipofOB, Owner at Sailaway Charters, responded to this review

Thanks so much for trusting me with your family to provide a safe informative cruise. I try very hard to make sure we see as much wildlife as possible on my cruises. Thanks for writing a nice review. I hope to have your family cruise with me again someday. Thanks, Capt. Skip Certified Nature Guide More 

Chicago, Illinois
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75 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 July 2013

Captain Skip educates and shares his love of the AL water creatures. By the end of your pontoon cruise w/ him, you'll have dolphins and pelicans and all birds coming to you for scraps. Wolf Bay is a lovely,quiet space when needing a break from the busy beaches.I didn't know such pretty boating areas were so close. Highly recommend this... More 

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CaptainSkipofOB, Owner at Sailaway Charters, responded to this review

Thanks for taking the time to write a review. It's an important way to know how your guests really feel about the cruise. I try very hard to make sure all my guests have an exceptional cruise. Thanks. Capt. Skip More 

Tillar, Arkansas
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 July 2013

My wife, 8 year old son, 4 year old daughter, mother-in-law, and I went on the 2 hour nature cruise. It was great! Captain Skip was very informative and the trip was a lot of fun. Very laid back. We saw an abundance of wildlife. He also gave my son a tour of his sailboat. Good times! Thanks, Captain Skip!... More 

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CaptainSkipofOB, Owner at Sailaway Charters, responded to this review

I'm so glad your family had a good time on my nature cruise. Thanks so much for taking the time to write a nice review. Capt. Skip More 

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