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1027 W Oceanview Rd, Charleston, SC 29412-9441
+1 843-270-4464
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Fun time with Gresh!

We stumbled (literally 😂) into Gresh at the Drop In, a local hang out. He showed us some awesome... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Dana D
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Brevard, North Carolina, United States
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Awesome and Beautiful Scenic Tour!

Went on a private tour with my friend visiting from out of town on 9/7/17. Gresh was personable... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Elizabeth W
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This private 2 hour boat adventure is what Charleston is really all about! I'm a native captain, so we'll glide through the uncrowded backwaters of the most pristine estuaries in the country. We'll learn to harvest oysters, catch shrimp and identify local shore birds. Next, we'll find the Bottlenose Dolphins. Having them swim next to the boat is exciting, but if we find them feeding in the shallows it's spectacular! Our next destination is Morris Island where I'll teach you about its rich Civil War history as well as my own family ties to it. We'll then walk its shores looking for shells and artifacts as the sixth oldest lighthouse in the nation serves as our backdrop! So as you can see we have something for everybody on this trip. The dolphins are always here, the beach is loaded with shells, and if you listen hard enough you just may hear the roar of cannons from the past. So come on and join me! You never know what washed up the night before...
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1027 W Oceanview Rd, Charleston, SC 29412-9441
James Island
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stumbled (literally 😂) into Gresh at the Drop In, a local hang out. He showed us some awesome videos he'd taken the day before. We knew right away we'd found our guy. The boat ride itself was great. Captain Gresh is a true local...More

Thank Dana D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went on a private tour with my friend visiting from out of town on 9/7/17. Gresh was personable, knowledgeable and the tour overall was amazing. It was awesome to go to Morris Island and see the dolphins strand fish. Beautiful scenery, we were given a...More

Thank Elizabeth W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A private boat tour with just my wife and I. Captain Gresh was the best guide ever. He knew the habits of the Dolphins and we actually got to see them strand feeding. Relaxing and exciting all at the same time. Was great to tour...More

Thank emurphsc
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was sceptical about going out cause honestly we don't like crowds. As we got to boat was welcomed with warm smile and smaller boat so very private tour. We were surprised how smooth water is and quiet the engine on boat was. They advertise a...More

Thank clayhanson01
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This boating excursion was the best part of our vacation. We brought our children ages 10 & 5 and they just loved it! Captain Gresh is so knowledgeable about the land and the sea life. He was fun and kind and even let us catch...More

Thank Lori W
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We took our family (4 adults one child age 5) on the dolphin tour with Captain Gresh. We had an amazing time! Gresh was very knowledgeable about the land and the area. You can tell how much he loves this area and works to preserve...More

Thank LauriePfiester21
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I was skeptical about this tour as I'm terrified of boats. The captain was a very safe driver and made the trip very enjoyable. I would definitely go again. We saw sooo many dolphins. We also got to pick up shells, sand dollars, and see...More

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Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Capt Gresh is not only personable and knowledgeable, but he was safety oriented and made our family feel special. We have kids from 5 to 18, and everyone thoroughly enjoyed themselves. Saw lots of birds, DOLPHINS, the lighthouse, oyster beds and just amazing scenery! We...More

Thank JJdorn
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

We just did the 1:30 tour and it was incredible. We saw oyster pods, dolphins and found lots of sand dollars on the beach. The lighthouse was beautiful and the entire area has some interesting history that Gresh tells you about. On the ride back...More

Thank Sarah F
Reviewed 6 August 2017

What a wonderful experience this was! Captain Gresh was so kind, knowledgeable and provided an experience of a lifetime. We caught shrimp, found lots of sand dollars and even saw dolphins strand feeding! Our kids said this was the most fun thing we did on...More

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