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Yankee Clipper Cruise Tours

Newburyport, MA
+1 603-682-2293
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Educational and Entertaining

I enjoyed the local harbor and marsh tour and would recommend it to families and old folks too... read more

Reviewed 7 September 2017
Newburyport, Massachusetts
Wonderful wildlife refuge tour

If you like boating, nature and birds, this tour is not to be missed. The tour guide and captain... read more

Reviewed 6 September 2017
Molly S
Newburyport, Massachusetts
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Newburyport, MA
+1 603-682-2293
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

I enjoyed the local harbor and marsh tour and would recommend it to families and old folks too. The Newburyport Harbor is beautiful and the estuaries are so important to the ecology of our area. The boat is ship shape, the Captain and Guide were...More

Thank pblanchette
Reviewed 6 September 2017

If you like boating, nature and birds, this tour is not to be missed. The tour guide and captain provided lots of information about the Merrimack River, Plum Island and the Parker River Wildlife Refuge. My husband and I are locals, and have lived and...More

Thank Molly S
Reviewed 5 September 2017

We loved this 2 1/2 hour tour of the Great Salt Marsh because we were on the water, naturalist on board was so knowledgeable, boat captain was so knowledgeable, we saw so many birds. I have been on many land based tours but I still...More

Thank Kathy01845
Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

This was an extremely informative tour of the Merrimack River, lasting just over one hour. The captain provided the narration, assisted by the first mate. The vessel is on the older side but is well maintained, and seats about 40, mostly under a canopy. Binoculars...More

Thank 53pelicans
Reviewed 27 August 2017

Have been on this boat many times (when we lived on Plum Island) ... but, not for many years. Captain did an excellent job with the historical dialog during the ride. In the past, the ride went up the Merrimack River ... now it looks...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

We have taken this tour before and will again and again! Each trip and sightings are unique and we learn something new each time. We saw bald eagles and My all time favorite seals! The weather was perfect for our light jackets and loads of...More

Thank Joyce F
Reviewed 24 August 2017

Narration by Audubon expert was wonderful. She covered history, ecology, and her expert knowledge of the area. We saw seals and birds and handouts added to the variety. Fun trip. Must do in Newburyport. Thank you!

Thank 329carolc
Reviewed 23 August 2017

I brought a group with me, and we all enjoyed the harbor tour very much. The captain's narrative was very informative. The narration lasted for about half of the ride, and the rest was just to relax and enjoy. Recommended!

Thank Linda M
Reviewed 19 August 2017

We started out as a family get together cousins meeting from several states to enjoy each others company but found out this ride is absolutely fun, informative, relaxing, scenic and just a joy!!!

Thank j m
Reviewed 15 August 2017

Nice tour of Newburyport/Plum Island Harbor. Was very hot so seats not so comfy... Informative. Nice that they serve refreshments.

Thank sawood55
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