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Caloosahatchee River Excursion "Early Birds & Fossils" with Scott Perry

LaBelle Heritage Museum

Saturday, February 24, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM (EST)

Caloosahatchee River Excursion "Early Birds & Fossils"...
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Ticket Type Remaining Sales End Price Fee Quantity
Adult- 16 and Older
Youth 15 & under MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT Please arrive 1/2 hour before departure. Attendees must check-in & receive a Boarding Pass at the LaBelle Heritage Museum Booth located adjacent to the Wharf in Barrons Park. There will be little to no parking available near by due to the Swamp Cabbage Festival Event & Parade. Be aware of bridge closings & give yourself plenty of time to Check-in...don't miss the boat. No refunds will be issued unless the Captain cancels a trip due his professional discretion or Coast Guard recommendations.
19 Tickets Feb 23, 2018 $30.00 $0.00
Youth "Early Bird" 15 and Younger
Youth 15 & under MUST BE ACCOMPANIED BY AN ADULT Please arrive 1/2 hour before departure. Attendees must check-in & receive a Boarding Pass at the LaBelle Heritage Museum Booth located adjacent to the Wharf in Barrons Park. There will be little to no parking available near by due to the Swamp Cabbage Festival Event & Parade. Be aware of bridge closings & give yourself plenty of time to Check-in...don't miss the boat. No refunds will be issued unless the Captain cancels a trip due his professional discretion or Coast Guard recommendations.
21 Tickets Feb 23, 2018 $15.00 $0.00

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   A scenic & informative cruise on the Caloosahatchee River. Captain John C. Cookman will pilot "M/V River Queen", his eco-friendly pontoon tour boat, on an almost two hour cruise. Get an up close view of the beauty of the current river & see original portions of the river as well while learning many new & informative things about the river and surrounding area from your tour guides.

   This trip will feature: Scott Perry...LaBelle's own inveterate paleontologist who studied at FSU, is the founder and director of the LaBelle Summer Fossil Camp where youths 8-15 years old learn first hand digging for fossils at sites along the Caloosahatchee. Scott will share his knowledge of the many forms of life that once inhabitied the Caloosahatchee & the surrounding area.  Many unique & interesting fossils have been found in our local area!!!


   We will be offering an "Early Bird Special" for this excursion which will be a 50% discount on tickets for youth 15 years & younger. Children must be accompanied by at least one adult.


Departure Schedule:  Trips leave the wharf on Saturday 2/24/18 & Sunday 2/25/18 at 8:30am 

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Please arrive 1/2 hour before departure to check-in & receive your boarding pass.   Your tickets will be emailed to you from the "EventBrite" website, not from the museum.

Additional all day parking is available on the North side of the river at the "River's Edge Motel". They will supply a water taxi trip across the river when the bridge is closed. A fee may be charged.

Have questions about Caloosahatchee River Excursion "Early Birds & Fossils" with Scott Perry? Contact LaBelle Heritage Museum

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LaBelle Wharf at Barron Park in LaBelle Florida
LaBelle Wharf at Barron Park in LaBelle Florida, 33935
Bridge St and Park Ave
LaBelle, Fl 33935

Saturday, February 24, 2018 from 8:30 AM to 10:30 AM (EST)


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