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Changes in Latitudes, Changes in Attitudes --musician Jimmy Buffet

What should passengers bring for a fun day out in the sun on a boat?

  • In this time of Covid-19, we, at H2O Captain always think safety first.  Although not a requirement, please bring and wear on the boat your face covering/mask and ask our Captain to do the same if you would feel more comfortable.
  • Bathing suit (please wear under your clothing)
  • Long sleeves (to protect from the sun)
  • Wide-brimmed hat
  • Boat shoes (these WILL get wet)
  • Sunglasses
  • Eyeglass and sunglass retainers (Croakies, Chums, etc.)
  • Suntan lotion
  • Towel
  • Waterproof or resistant Windbreaker and/or jacket (the air temperature is typically 10 degrees COOLER on the water than on land!)
  • Camera
  • Bug spray
  • If you are prone to getting seasick, please take your medication approximately 1 hour prior to departure, or make sure you have it with you on board. We have found that as our boat is “open,” meaning no cabin, that the constant fresh air is helpful to mitigating any seasick feelings.
  • A bag for all your belongings.
  • A smaller bag for your valuables. Our preference is for you to leave ALL valuables on land!
  • A bag for shelling (if applicable on your tour). Starting late Spring 2021 H2O Captain will be supplying you with these shelling bags!  State regulations do not allow creatures who haven’t abandoned their shell to be brought back on any of our boats.
  • And most importantly, your smile!

Furthermore, H2O Captain has a first aid kit onboard.

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Captain's Log

Captain's Logbook - 09. 27. 2020

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H2O Captain Eco-Tour Private Boat Excursions is authorized by the National Park Service to have both boat and land excursions to The Cape Lookout National Seashore which includes Shackleford Banks.  64 days out on the water, as of September 27.  Fun times for all!

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