The perfect boat ride to enjoy Rhode Island’s State Marine Mammal in their natural habitat! Save The Bay offers tours out of Westerly's Viking Marina, Bowen's Wharf in Newport, and Borrden Light Marina in Fall River, Mass. Expertly narrated by Save The Bay naturalists; binoculars are provided.
One-hour tours motor through historic Newport Harbor and take in 360º views of harbor seals resting on Citing Rock off of Rose Island and under the Newport Bridge. Two-hour tours add in a stop and foot tour of Rose Island Lighthouse.
Westerly tours are a 90-minute scenic ride down the Pawcatuck River into Little Narragansett Bay for the peaceful views of fall foliage and a glimpses of winter harbor seals as they rest of rocks and shoreline.
Fall River tours down the Taunton River into Mt. Hope Bay on the lookout for visiting winter harbor seals and early spring wildlife are 75 minutes.
November – April (Newport); October – December (Westerly); March-April (Fall River)
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