3.5 – 4 hr
Encompassing all that Chincoteague and Assateague have to offer, this comprehensive island journey takes passengers all the way around Chincoteague Island (weather permitting) and makes many stops to view herds of ponies, spot wildlife, hear some local history, and visit our clam and oyster grounds to harvest, shuck, and sample some of our clams and oysters. This trip is recommended for adults and is BYOB. (Fear not: there is a restroom break available during the course of the tour.) This cruise combines our pony tour and our shellfish tour, but also goes all the way around the island, so you have the potential to see dolphins, eagles, ospreys, and other seasonal wildlife as well.
This tour is recommended for adult or children over 12.
This tour visits the North and South grazing pastures of the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Co. to see the legendary herds of wild Chincoteague Ponies. Your guide is Hunter Leonard, one of the Chincoteague Volunteer Fire Co. Saltwater Cowboys, whose knowledge of the ponies is unparalleled. Your tour will be aboard a six passenger personal tour boat, ensuring all passengers have a personalized experience and ample time for questions. Capt. Hunter uses his knowledge and experience as a Cowboy to get you up close and personal with the famed ponies.
This tour is great for the whole family!
This tour visits our clam and oyster grow out locations where guests can get the full aquafarm experience. Dig your own clams to inspecting and picking your oysters in our floats. We supply the rakes, gloves, and bags at no charge for you to dig up some clams and take them home with you to steam. Like oysters raw? How about learning how to shuck an oyster? Enjoying one of our salt oysters is one of the tastiest treats you’ll ever enjoy! You are welcome to take up to a dozen oysters and 50 clams to enjoy yourself. We’ll provide a tag and a cooler to keep your shellfish cold on the journey back to your place.
This tour is interactive and is great for kids (5+) and adults alike.