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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  • My aunt, cousins, and I went on the backwater cat adventure during our vacation to Amelia Island! We had such a great time visiting the fort and the abandoned island with wild horses on it. I wish the...  more »
  • It’s the second time we have been out on the Craigcats and it’s the best fun . The tour was fantastic, seeing dolphins, the ruins of dungeoness on Cumberland and wild horses and Ft clinch view from oc...  more »
  • This was a fabulous adventure for our family. Great way to see Amelia Island from the water, get to see dolphins, explore Cumberland Island, GA with the wild horses, and learn about the area from our ...  more »
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