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May River Excursions

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81 Calhoun St, Bluffton, SC 29910-7013
+1 843-304-2878
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Shark fishing

Absolutely a blast! I'm a single mom with a family of 4 teenagers (14-19 years guy and girls)! We... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
Kramerk70
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Marysville
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Fun for every age!

My husband and I brought our grandkids - 6, 11 & 12 - here on a hot, sunny day. We all thoroughly... read more

Reviewed 20 July 2017
bunnyyoop
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Bluffton, South Carolina
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May River Excursions operates out of Old Town Bluffton, SC on Calhoun Street. We offer a variety of boating excursions ranging from dolphin watching and shark fishing to heart-pounding watersports rides and instruction. Although excursions vary by interest you can expect to see all of the beautiful wildlife and learn about the local waterways on each trip.
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81 Calhoun St, Bluffton, SC 29910-7013
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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

Absolutely a blast! I'm a single mom with a family of 4 teenagers (14-19 years guy and girls)! We needed to book some fun and adventure but didn't want to hold back any serious fisherman-We have never been fishing let along shark fishing! Captain Tom...More

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Reviewed 20 July 2017 via mobile

My husband and I brought our grandkids - 6, 11 & 12 - here on a hot, sunny day. We all thoroughly enjoyed ourselves and Captain Matt was patient, friendly and extremely knowledgeable. The kids were pulling up crabs almost immediately. Sometimes 3 or 4...More

Thank bunnyyoop
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We took the water taxi to Palmetto Bluff for lunch at Buffalo's. The Food was great. The boat ride was terrific. The scenery was incredible. What a job Captain Chris has. On the water all day. The guy doesn't even have to wear shoes to...More

Thank Mary_S46560
Reviewed 18 July 2017

I was surprised for my birthday with a crabbing trip with family and friends. What a great trip. Our captain (Matt) was super knowledgable and great with our kids. We saw dolphin feeding osprey diving and many other May River sights. Well worth any price...More

Thank Matt C
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

We went out today with Capt. Thomas and had a great day. We were catching loads of blue crabs in minutes after leaving the dock. Thomas was very knowledgeable and offered tons of insight on the river and ecosystem. After crabbing we were on shrimp...More

Thank mikeancarolyn
Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

We had the privilege of a multiple tour trip as they had overbooked. We had book the dolphin tour but an other family had booked the crabbing tour, Matt and Zoe did a great job at combining both. We saw dolphins and fished for crabs....More

Thank Flowersbme
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Having done many tours big and small this is great new adventure. We did the blue crab tour with Matt who was right on time and very knowledgeable and "not" tourist guide feeling. He took us on a tour of the bay and we picked...More

Thank Kevin G
Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

We took our 4, 5 and 9 mo old on a crabbing tour. What could have obviously been very stressful was so much fun. Our guide, Thomas, was excellent. The kids had the time of their lives. On their recommendation we took our catch (7...More

Thank lauren82484
Reviewed 12 June 2017

Great tour guide (and I cant remember the young lads name, sorry). My husband and I had a lovely time out on the boat sunning ourselves on the look out for dolphins. We stopped at one place in search and were lucky to come across...More

Thank Laura S
Reviewed 2 June 2017

We decided to try a crabbing tour based on a groupon special and ended up going out with Thomas. We weren't sure what to expect, but figured it was worth a shot. I was uncertain how our kids would respond to this experience. Surprisingly, our...More

Thank ryanfrommd
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Forrest H
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Response from maryaiana | Reviewed this property |
That would be something you would have to ask him directly.
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Dianna S
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Response from hoosierhiker | Reviewed this property |
There were five people in our party...four adults and one child.
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