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Charlotte Harbor Aquatic Preserves

12301 Burnt Store Road
Punta Gorda, FL 33955
(941) 575-5861

November 2016

  • Charlotte Harbor Aquatic Preserve' Nature Boat Tour
    Mon, Nov 14 (10 am - 12 pm and 12:30 - 2:30 pm); Mon, Nov 28 (10 am - 12 pm and 12:30 - 2:30 pm)
    Participants will board our comfortable, 25-foot Windsorcraft boat for a two-hour long informative tour to view local wildlife that call the aquatic preserves their home, including dolphins, manatees, white pelicans and other colonial wading and diving birds. Participants can use the supplied binoculars to get an up-close and personal view. During the tour visitors will learn about the importance of the estuaries, various habitats, and history of the area. Cost is $30 per person for a 2 hour tour. A cooler with ice and water will be provided, and participants can bring their own drinks and snacks. Tours will depart from the Gasparilla Marina located at: 15001 Gasparilla Rd, Placida, FL 33946. A $5 parking fee, separate from registration, must paid at the Gasparilla Marina office (around the back of the marina complex) upon arrival. Please arrive early to park and pay, as boat departs at the time scheduled.

December 2016

  • Charlotte Harbor Aquatic Preserve' Nature Boat Tour
    Tue, Dec 13 (10 am - 12 pm and 12:30 - 2:30 pm); Wed, Dec 28 (10 am - 12 pm and 12:30 - 2:30 pm)
    Participants will board our comfortable, 25-foot Windsorcraft boat for a two-hour long informative tour to view local wildlife that call the aquatic preserves their home, including dolphins, manatees, white pelicans and other colonial wading and diving birds. Participants can use the supplied binoculars to get an up-close and personal view. During the tour visitors will learn about the importance of the estuaries, various habitats, and history of the area. Cost is $30 per person for a 2 hour tour. A cooler with ice and water will be provided, and participants can bring their own drinks and snacks. Tours will depart from the Gasparilla Marina located at: 15001 Gasparilla Rd, Placida, FL 33946. A $5 parking fee, separate from registration, must paid at the Gasparilla Marina office (around the back of the marina complex) upon arrival. Please arrive early to park and pay, as boat departs at the time scheduled.

 

Last updated: October 31, 2016

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