Backwater Cat Adventure, Amelia Island

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Experience the Amelia Island nature and history with Backwater Cat Adventure, offering guided trips that ensure plenty of chances to see local wildlife. Driving your 2-seat catamaran, you'll follow the guide in the lead boat and have plenty of chances to spot wild horses, dolphins, manatees, sea turtles, and other animals. You'll also visit a 19th-century fort and stop by a scenic beach to swim, do some shelling, and relax. In colder weather, tourists receive waterproof pants and jackets to stay comfortable. This activity is ideal for families with kids (5 years and older), adventurous first-time boaters, and anyone else into water activities and exciting boating opportunities. Put Backwater Cat Adventure on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Amelia Island online road trip planner .
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  • We were really looking forward to this adventure, unfortunately the day we went was raining so we really couldn’t see anything. Cray was a great guide but we sat in the rain while at the dock then...  more »
  • Our family thoroughly enjoyed the guided boat tour. It was a great activity to do with teens. The boats were fast and fun! We enjoyed seeing the wild horses on Cumberland Island and the dolphins...  more »
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