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Rockport Birding and Kayak Adventures

#1 of 23 Tours in Rockport Features Animals
216 North Fulton Beach Road, Rockport, TX 78382
+1 361-727-0643
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Renting Golf Carts

I think the rental charge is pretty steep. Plus, upon pickup, our cart was not fueled to the max... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Shiner, Texas
Relaxing sunset cruise

Captain Tommy really knows his stuff about the gulf and all the beautiful creatures! You'll get a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Boerne, Texas
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Rockport Adventures Specializes in Whooping Crane Tours and Coastal Birding aboard our flagship Skimmer. Dolphin Watching Tours and Sunset Cruises are offered in the Summer months and private tours are always an option. Inland Birding Tours provide our customers the opportunity to really see the vast array of species habitat our area has to offer. The Rockport-Fulton area is rich with Texas History. Our History Tour by golf cart is a fun way to see the area and take in it's abundant heritage. Kayak, Paddleboard, and golf cart Rentals round out our offerings the enable visitor to really experience the most beautiful spot on the Texas coast.
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216 North Fulton Beach Road, Rockport, TX 78382
+1 361-727-0643
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I think the rental charge is pretty steep. Plus, upon pickup, our cart was not fueled to the max nor did the blinkers work which is pretty dangerous when driving in traffic. The staff was made aware and were friendly but I am not sure...More

Thank lynchandler
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Captain Tommy really knows his stuff about the gulf and all the beautiful creatures! You'll get a fast, rejuvenating boat ride as you're heading out into the gulf, then it's a slow glide around as you watch the dolphins at sunset as you listen to...More

Thank 890malone
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We loved our tour of the Aransas National Wildlife Refuge on the "Skimmer". We saw so many beautiful birds. My favorites were the Oyster Catchers and the Rosette Spoonbills. I highly recommend this tour. You won't regret it. The whooping cranes had already flown north...More

Thank LyndaBWaxahachie
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Coming to the area as late as we did, early April, we feared that the Whooping Cranes would all be gone. Captain Tommy not only found seven of them for us to observe, but was able to get quite close to shore with one group....More

Thank kb80550
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Altho the wind was blowing and the waves were big, we had an awesome time! Our capt new his stuff and his boat! We got to see a ton of dolphins and at least a dozen whoopers. It was awesome!

Thank tc0leman
Reviewed 1 April 2017

We set out on a boat tour with Captain Tommy to see the Whooping Cranes in their natural winter breeding grounds. He got us extremely close (within 60ft). We even got to see some of them with their youngsters. We saw all kinds of birds,...More

Thank Lois S
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

Captain Tommy did a wonderful job of getting us close to the whooping Crane's. We got within 60 feet of a large male. He was also very knowledgeable about all the birds in the area.

Thank Terry W
Reviewed 21 March 2017 via mobile

I have always intended to go see the Whooping Cranes and this tour did not disappoint. Captain Tommy was very professional and informative and took us to many viewing points. We saw at least 20 Whooping Cranes , including a flight of 3 near the...More

Thank Norm H
Reviewed 21 March 2017

I've been fortunate to take the whooping crane tour several times and it never disappoints. Another great trip the 3rd weekend of March. We saw about 15 whooping cranes and got within a few feet of one bird. The Captain and Amanda were very helpful...More

Thank Rob M
Reviewed 19 March 2017

My daughter and I went out on your boat last week. We were so lucky to get on the evening before during spring break. We saw 12 Whoopers and many other species. Captain Tommy is very knowledgeable on the many different species of birds and...More

Thank Lori R
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Do they have individual kayak tours and if so was it worth it?
8 March 2017|
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Response from Tommy M | Property representative |
Not Sure what you mean regarding "Individual Kayak Tours". We rent Kayaks and Stand Up Paddleboards. You have a lot of options where to paddle. If you would like a guide, that can be arranged. $100 for 1/2 day $150 for full... More