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Drifter Excursions

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232 S Sea Pines Dr, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4004
+1 843-363-2900
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End of vacation adventure

A 9am trip out into the sound was great. We had small children so every fish sighting was so... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Jaf1591
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Statesboro, Georgia
via mobile
Great Kid's Cruise

What an educational, organized, exciting, and fun family event! The cruise was even better than we... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
mgt821
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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Two-hour family cruise where kids can throw a cast net for shrimp and other fish.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good14%
  • Average6%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible18%
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“sea bass” (21 reviews)
“crab trap” (7 reviews)
“shark fishing” (17 reviews)
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232 S Sea Pines Dr, Hilton Head, SC 29928-4004
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A 9am trip out into the sound was great. We had small children so every fish sighting was so exciting! When some were caught in the net fishing and they got to carry them to the tank on board, well, that made them happy. Then...More

Thank Jaf1591
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What an educational, organized, exciting, and fun family event! The cruise was even better than we anticipated. All the children were able to participate and observe the wonderful creatures we were able to catch in nets, traps and on fishing lines. Crew was excellent with...More

Thank mgt821
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Been taking the dolphin cruise on the Gypsy for ages! At least a decade. Always a good time. Family provides education to the kids, always welcoming to them, and we always see dolphins!! We've done the regular dolphin cruise and the dolphins and more -...More

Thank bawillging
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Horrible experience. With a boat full of 30-40 people, not one fish came off the boat with anyone. We were brought to an area offshore to be told it was too choppy (there were at least 4 or 5 smaller charter boats there that were...More

Thank Alicia V
bigdog2020, Owner at Drifter Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

The Drifter crew always tries to keep the passengers safe and comfortable while they are fishing. When passengers checked in that morning, everyone was informed that the conditions offshore might prove to be too rough to fish and that you might fish close to shore...More

Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

This is a fun-packed adventure. The crew was excellent and kept us involved for two hours. We first checked a crab trap, saw some dolphins, and fished for some sharks, with success of catching some black tips and Atlantic sharp nosed sharks.

Thank D9891RXjoeb
bigdog2020, Owner at Drifter Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thank you!

Reviewed 27 July 2017 via mobile

Great Fishing Trip with my son. We turned up and only a few people were there for the trip, it really wasn't worth the owners while to take us out but they did anyway. Very enjoyable 4 hour fishing trip where we caught sea bass...More

Thank Simesmcd
bigdog2020, Owner at Drifter Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thank you!

Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

Very good deal good for young children worked well with all children and were very informative my kids had a blast

Thank Janine8363
bigdog2020, Owner at Drifter Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thank you!

Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

Everyone should do this. Even though we only caught a couple of baby sharks, it was such a beautiful evening and the captain and mate were so personable! When someone else caught something, they made sure to show everyone. They were very helpful. My son...More

Thank jenny10131973
bigdog2020, Owner at Drifter Excursions, responded to this reviewResponded 8 August 2017

Thank you!

Reviewed 11 July 2017 via mobile

Spent my birthday doings something I have never done before, fishing on a party boat. My husband, nephew and I boarded the boat and had a blast. They both caught a couple, I caught none ☹️. Captain Adam and 1st Mate Alex were great, helpful...More

Thank Rachel W
Reviewed 4 July 2017

Very knowledgeable and friendly staff on the gypsy. I highly recommend this tour when you visit Hilton Head! I will definitely do this tour the next time I'm on HHI!!

Thank lavoie2010
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