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Rockport Birding and Kayak Adventures

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“captain tommy”(49 reviews)
“whooping crane”(34 reviews)
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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...more
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216 North Fulton Beach Road, Rockport, TX 78382
+1 361-727-0643
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Reviewed 6 days ago

The morning we were scheduled for the trip the weather was very cold and windy. The trip was rescheduled for the next day (Wednesday). I bought a t-shirt at their gift shop in excitement of the tour the following day. We extended our hotel stay...More

Thank Debbie A
Reviewed 23 August 2018 via mobile

Best part about this tour is it leaves from Rockport/Fulton, no need to go to Port Aransas to see dolphins! Check in is at a small building with a coffee shack and portapotty on site. Boat is double decker with mostly enclosed lower level with...More

Thank GuatemamaDana
Reviewed 15 August 2018

We went out on a morning dolphin watching cruise and learned a lot about shrimp boats too. We say a lot of dolphins and even a baby!! The dolphins were incredible and the captain was extremely knowledgable and entertaining!!

Thank Ric F
Reviewed 22 July 2018

Cpt Tommy does a great narration and is an expert on finding Whooping Cranes. His boat, the Skimmer, is ideal for Whooping Crane tours. He also shows off a lot of other species en route to and from the Whooping cranes. Tell him Keith at...More

Thank Avitraveller
Reviewed 30 April 2018

I've taken groups on this boat trip at least a dozen times over the years and I am never disappointed. Captain is a total professional, knows his stuff, and takes you to the birds you want. It was a chilly day on the boat, but...More

Thank tomhY480IZ
Reviewed 4 April 2018

Despite the hurricane, they have recovered nicely. The whooping crane trip was great. We a lot of species, not just the cranes. It was a wonderful day in the boat and I plan to take the trip again.

Thank grouse2017
Reviewed 24 March 2018

What a beautiful way to spend a morning! Captain Tommy was a capable and knowledgeable guide and took us to several different birding areas. We were treated to a whooping crane family on our cruise. This is a magnificent way to see the waters around...More

Thank Jill J
Reviewed 20 March 2018

A trip aboard the Skimmer with Captain Tommy, soaking in the beauty of the Texas coast is a must-do experience. Tommy, Yvette, Rebecca and all the crew create a hospitable adventure that includes birds - whooping cranes, raptors, shore birds and more, but also dolphins...More

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Reviewed 19 March 2018

Capt Tommy Moore is terrific. He sure knows his birds and his surroundings. This is a birders paradise. We saw Whooping Cranes, Roseate Spoonbills, Crested Caracara, Black bellied Plovers, Wilson's Plovers, American Avocets, American Oyster Catchers, Long-billed Curlews, Short billed & Long billed Dowitchers, Gulls...More

Thank Rosemary V
Reviewed 17 March 2018

We were concerned about how many birds we would see on a hot afternoon trip (March 16). The sun was out but there were birds! Including whooping cranes, very close to the boat. The roseate spoonbills were way off in the distance but we still...More

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19 September 2018|
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Response from Tommy M | Property representative |
Up to 37 passengers. We typically only sell 30 to eliminate crowding. Come "sea" us!
27 March 2018|
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Response from Gary S | Reviewed this property |
They are not residents in Texas year round.. The group at Aransas might be heading north soon, if they haven’t already. They summer in northern Canada.
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