Birding By Boat on the Osprey, Cape May

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The salt marshes are full of stunning creatures: gulls, egrets, foxes, herons, and even seals. When you’re in Cape May, you can see them all from the panoramic windows of the Osprey, a boat that was built for bird watching. Captain Bob has been working with conservationists and fellow bird watchers for decades, and he knows all the best spots in the area. On a wildlife safari with us, you can enjoy views of migrating birds through sets of provided binoculars. We even have high-powered Zeiss optics you can try for an up-close view. Tours with us are interactive, informative, and a whole lot of fun, and we can’t wait explore these wonderful waters with you.
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  • Loved being on the boat and getting to see all the different shore birds The crew were very knowledgeable and helpful with the identifications of the birds Have been on the Osprey several times and....  more
    Loved being on the boat and getting to see all the different shore birds The crew were very knowledgeable and helpful with the identifications of the birds Have been on the Osprey several times and....  more »
  • Our trip w Captain Bob and local Birder, Mark was a great way to explore Cape May from the water. We saw blue Kingfishers, snowy egrets, herons, pelicans, plovers, gulls and many other birds w... 
    Our trip w Captain Bob and local Birder, Mark was a great way to explore Cape May from the water. We saw blue Kingfishers, snowy egrets, herons, pelicans, plovers, gulls and many other birds w...  more »
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  • I had made a reservation to go birding by boat back in August of 2022.I have been coming down to cape may for over 50 years for Hawk and monarch butterfly migration and had always gone go the Hawk Watch. This fall I decided to try birding by boat.Something different and I was very happy. Captain Bob's knowledge of the area and the habitat of the birds that live in the back bay of Cape May made for an exciting adventure. I was able to check a few birds off my life list. Among them, foster tern, tri color heron and oyster catcher. I would highly recommend a trip on the Osprey with Captain Bob. You won't be disappointed.
  • If you enjoy birding this is a must see trip. Captain Bob is very knowledgeable and an avid birder himself. You will see many species exploring the back marshes of Cape May. Highly recommended. It was a blast!!!

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