Chesapeake Bay Adventures, Poquoson

#42 of 83 in Wildlife in Virginia
Stand-Up Paddleboarding · Kayaking / Canoeing
Experience the beauty & dynamic ecosystem of the Chesapeake Bay

& the waters surrounding Virginia's Largest Salt Marsh Plum Tree Island Wild Life Refuge.

you can relax on a sand bar...try catching a clam, crabbing, fishing

even snorkeling. Pull in a net or crab pot as generations of waterman

have done. With over 80 miles of shoreline Glide across the Poquoson

River marshes. Bird watching for Ospreys, Snowy Egrets, Great Blue

Herons, American Bald Eagles, or some of the Numerous waterfowl

you may find here. On your adventure you may see Dolphin, logger

head sea turtles or a diamond back teripins, even schools of fish.

Poquoson's waterfront has some of the best Sunrises & Sunsets

Virginia has to offer. Everyday & tour is different wildlife, adventure

& alittle history await. Captain Jamie Moore comes from a long line

of Mariners, he is the general manager of York Haven Marina in

Poquoson Virginia a family business that has served Mariners on

The Chesapeake for generations. With a lifetime of experience on

the waters of the Chesapeake Bay & beyond he has earned a Near

Coastal USCG Captains License with an Assitance in Towing. He is

also a licensed Airboat Operator completing the U.S. Department

of Interior's AOCC training course. Our Diamond Back custom

Airboat, features elevated seating for excellent viewing opportunities

voice-activated headsets for effortless 2-way communication with

your guide, a certified USCG Master Captain. While your waiting or

along the way, explore Poquoson's small town charm & unique shops

try one of the local waterfront restaurants like Owen's, Surf Rider or

Bull Island BBQ or stop in town at the Briar patch tea room, Surfs Up

one of many PBA recommended stops. Just a few miles & minutes

from interstate 64 & within 30 minutes or less from most major

attractions. Chesapeake Bay Adventures at York Haven Marina is your

gate way to the Bay.........
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  • I have never been left speechless but, when we were surrounded by 20 ish or so dolphins, all I could get out was WOW! Jamie was fantastic and gave us a memory for a lifetime!!  more »
  • Spot dolphin, sting ray, hermit crabs as large as your fist, and island hop all while coasting along on the smooth ride of Captain Jamie Moore's custom made Diamondback Airboat. Enjoy the ride all...  more »
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