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Assateague Adventure-Day Tours

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Address: 311 Talbot Street on the Bay, Ocean City, MD
Phone Number: +1 410-289-3500
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Great experience

We go on this every year with our son. It is very educational, and fun. The staff is very knowledgeable about the local wildlife, and history of the area.

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 5 weeks ago
Johney N
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

We go on this every year with our son. It is very educational, and fun. The staff is very knowledgeable about the local wildlife, and history of the area.

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Lancaster, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

Seeing the horses on the beach was great. We drove through the park and would recommend this as a great camping place. We got up close to the horses even though you can't touch, the experience of being that close was great.

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Greencastle, Pennsylvania
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

This excursion departs from the dock at Talbot Street each day at 10:30, 12:30, and 2:30 bound for Assateague Island. We took the 10:30 trip on a beautiful, sunny morning in September. There is a parking lot about 2 blocks from the ticket booth reserved for this attraction. Tickets go on sale 1/2 hour before departure. You board a pontoon... More 

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Cleveland, Ohio
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2016 via mobile

I gave this an average rating, because the price wasn't bad $16 for adults and $12 for seniors and the captains helper did a good job. Also, we did get two see a couple of groups of ponies, which was awesome. They are beautiful. If I was basing it on the boat ride alone, I would give it a rating... More 

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Southaven, Mississippi, USA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016

I will start off by saying we killed 2 birds with 1 stone on this one. We had wanted to drive to Assateague, but were running short on time and weren't really sure how well my 2-year old daughter would do in the back seat of a car for that long to maybe or maybe not see ponies. Also, she... More 

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King of Prussia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

We went with our 2 year old and he loved it. We did sees ponies though it's never a guarantee and honestly my son was more interested in the other boats on the water. The stop on the island to catch fish and crabs was a nice break and we all enjoyed it. I would recommend wearing sandals or flip... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 September 2016

This is a fun and informative boat trip to Assateague Island, that's suitable for all ages. We saw lots of ponies and the kids loved catching crabs in the provided nets. Could have had a little more time on the island, but overall it's a nice trip for the price.

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Winchester, Virginia
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 September 2016

we used our coupons and got $4 off the 9:00 a.m. trip. we actually was standing at the wrong ticket booth and was watching our boat pull out of the marina so my friend went running waving her hands and screaming wait... the captain pulled up to the dock and allowed us to board and pay when returned.. how about... More 

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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

First of all the tour guide was so loud it hurt my ears....the very worst part...they stop on this very tiny point of the island and you can't walk around the island. We saw 0 ponies...I hated it...wasted $30...just save some money and drive to the island.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Loved it!!! Went with a few other people. Very kid friendly found out a lot of interesting information about the island but I never knew before my favorite part was that you actually get off the boat and you go in the water and you find whatever you can scoop up in the net I found two hermit crabs and... More 

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