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Address: 8022 Moss Landing Rd # B, Moss Landing, CA 95039-9651
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Great nature excursion!! Loved it!! Boat ride to view marine animals and water birds. Excellent guide and boat captain. They pointed out and seen lots of animals!! Lots of sea... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 3 weeks ago
Gulf Shores, Alabama
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Gulf Shores, Alabama
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150 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Great nature excursion!! Loved it!! Boat ride to view marine animals and water birds. Excellent guide and boat captain. They pointed out and seen lots of animals!! Lots of sea otters. It was an amazing adventure. Takes you through the slough where you would not be able to view the animals by land only by water. Very knowledgeable. Had coffee... More 

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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6 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great day to go on a flat bottom boat ride. the guides were quite knowledgeable in animals and the area. SOO many otters and sea lions. Never a dull moment. Great place to bird watch as well

Thank chrissi1822
Walnut Creek, California
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19 reviews
4 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Ashamedly not being such a bird-lover, etc.,this tour was surprisingly interesting and fulfilling. The captain and naturalist were very learned about the flora & fauna of the Elkhorn Slough and created a wonderful little local adventure. We got much information about sea otters, sea lions, various birds, the massive sub marine canyon, and history. Quite worthwhile and well-priced. They served... More 

Thank singstef
Portland, OR
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

Last minute reservation accommodated happily. Loved the knowledgeable guide and Captain who's knowledge of the history of the area and the abundant flora and fauna was imparted in ways interesting to all. At an hour and a half on a comfortable craft (follow the suggested attire hints) and hot coffee and cookies to warm us up at the last, its... More 

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Arlington, Virginia
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12 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016

Great way to see otters, seals, sea lions, and lots of birds. Captain and naturalist were very knowledgeable. The ride is very smooth, and they have activities to keep kids occupied, too. Lots of opportunities for taking photos. Highly recommended.

Thank Jennifer T
Minnetonka, Minnesota
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3 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

I recently needed to travel to Monterey on business and hoped to incorporate some nature photography into my trip. I contacted Stan at Elkhart Slough Safari and he was very helpful. I rented the boat and captain for a coupe of hours and came away with a very nice portfolio of sea otter pictures including two pups of different ages,... More 

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Lahaina, Hawaii
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Captain Yohn and his naturalist are so friendly, accommodating and knowledgeable making this tour truly enjoyable and informative.

Thank suess380
San Jose, California
1 review
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016

My third Safari. All have been excellent . Over 41 species of birds plus the harbor seals and otter. Austin was amazing and had great support from The Captain and several advanced birders...They all helped point the rest of us in the right direction.

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Prunedale, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

This "safari" along the Elkhorn Slough is right up there with the Monterey Bay Aquarium for us. The Captain and our Naturalist were both knowledgeable and patient with the guests questions. We have done this trip many times and will be back again. Do t miss this trip when visiting the Monterey Bay Area,

Thank mgoode79
Rocklin, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 September 2016

The Elkhorn Slough Safari is a great way to view the natural habitat of birds, otters, sea lions and harbor seals. The flat bottom boat glides slowly through the water giving passengers an ample amount of time to spot, view and photograph various wildlife that live in and along the water. You will have an up-front and up-close look at... More 

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