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Back Country Safari Tours

#2 of 25 Outdoor Activities in Corolla Features Animals
Corolla Light Town Center, 107 C, Corolla, NC 27927
+1 252-453-0877
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Great 4x4 tour, guide, and experience!

Devon our guide was great! Price was worth it. Experience was excellent! Details below: We've... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Cheryl T
Cleveland OH, United States
via mobile
Great tour with Gary

Our family of 6 really enjoyed this tour. Gary was very knowledgeable and interacted with the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Warren, Pennsylvania
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Custom open-air Safari Beach Cruisers take you & your family on off-road explorations of the Outer Banks northern beaches.
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  • Very good4%
  • Average1%
  • Poor1%
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Corolla Light Town Center, 107 C, Corolla, NC 27927
+1 252-453-0877
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Devon our guide was great! Price was worth it. Experience was excellent! Details below: We've been coming to OBX for years but this was our first tour. I booked a tour online for our family of 9, and that process was painless and efficient. I...More

Thank Cheryl T
Reviewed 2 days ago

Our family of 6 really enjoyed this tour. Gary was very knowledgeable and interacted with the group. Money well spent!

Thank jpa102
Reviewed 3 days ago

Had a great time with our very informative guide Justin. Saw just about 52 horses out of the rumored 98 on the island during this approximately 2 hour tour. Beautiful animals and you can get fairly close to them without spooking them...they are used to...More

Thank drasponi
Reviewed 3 days ago

My sisters and I did this tour on a blazing hot 95 degree day! It was so worth it! Natalie was our tour guide and she was simply the best. As hot and tired as we were when we started it ended up being a...More

Thank Katydids61
Reviewed 4 days ago

Jacob was awesome! There were several other companies on tour at the same time and Jacob was patient, took his time and was in no hurry while we were seeing these amazing horses. There was only 2 families including ours while some of the other...More

Thank Rulegirl
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Justin made sure we got their in time(he called us in the morning to ensure we knew traffic could be a problem and could delay us - which it was - sooo thoughtful and smart of them to call and help you plan - made...More

Thank Iain H. D
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family had so much fun on our tour with Back County Safari Tours. In addition to seeing horses several times, we saw a protected sea turtle nest, several dolphins, other wildlife, and even dug up a few sand crabs! We learned a lot about...More

Thank becca_school
Reviewed 1 week ago

I thoroughly enjoyed Devon's tour. Not only was he friendly and informative, but his gracious sense of humor garnered laughs from the entire caravan of beach explorers. Devon conveyed a sense of being one with nature and by leading with example he made me realize...More

Thank Justin S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our family of 9 toured with Bruce-- couldn't recommend him more highly. He was so knowledgeable and fun. We had 2 extra adventures/perks. First, a tourist was taking pictures of a wild horse and was within 5 feet of one of the horses. Bruce jumped...More

Thank toesinh203344
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our family thoroughly enjoyed our tour. There are plenty of options for horse tours in Corolla but avoid the fancy trucks and book with these guys. We saw one Hummer being towed and another broken down in the dunes. Justin is a phenomenal guide: ton...More

Thank Darren L
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Laura M
13 July 2017|
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Response from Jessica K | Reviewed this property |
Name of the trucks
23 June 2017|
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Response from Jenva-08 | Reviewed this property |
They have great information on their website.... as well as coupons. That's where you would book the tour too.
Rosemarie J
12 March 2017|
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Response from Jason S | Reviewed this property |
I haven't had any experiences I thought were "smoother", although i am quite sure it varies by the people paying and the tour guide. Some of the older guides are a bit gentler. I would recommend calling ahead and explaining... More