Hilton Head Shrimp Trawling Boat Cruise


Free cancellation

A full refund will apply if you cancel more than 24 hours before the activity start time.

Duration2 hours
Guide LanguageEnglish
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Make your way to the Harbour Town Yacht Basin, within the Sea Pines Resort, where your expedition departs. After receiving your day pass, allowing you full access to the resort, touch base at the cruise office and get ready to board your vessel.
Once on the water, meet your fishing crew and start exploring the salt marshes. Start to get familiar with the local culture while catching shrimp and fish.
As your cruise progresses, enjoy stunning views of the landscape and gain insight into the commercial shrimping and fishing industry of the low country. Dive into the web of ecosystems that interconnect to provide the delicious seafood from this area. And, if luck is on your side, you might be able to take some of the fresh catch home with you.


Authentic shrimp trawling tour from Hilton Head
Learn about traditional Lowcountry culture through a hands-on experience
Guide shares fun facts about the unique salt marsh ecosystem
Get out on the water to admire views of the landscape


Aboard this two hour excursion you will explore how various ecosystems intertwine to create the rich food web that provides food for our tables.This is a unique opportunity for guests of all ages! If we do catch shrimp aboard an expedition the crew will package some up for guests to take home.
All excursions depart from Harbour Town Yacht Basin within the Sea Pines Resort. There is a $9.00 per vehicle entry fee for the Sea Pines Resort that must be paid in cash. This gate pass is valid for the entire day, so make the most out of the Sea Pines Resort. Check-in for your Shrimp Trawl aboard the Tammy Jane will be at the Vagabond Cruise reservation office which is located just to the right of the Harbour Town Lighthouse. 
The Tammy Jane is also available for private charters for up to 30-passengers. If you would like more information about this opportunity please reach out to Vagabond Cruise directly.  
Harbour Town Lighthouse


A two hour cruise included a shrimp trawl
An opportunity to learn about the commercial shrimping, and fishing industry of the low-country
The possibility to take some of the catch home with you (not guaranteed)


This trip doesn't included an entry fee of $9 cash per vehicle into the Sea Pines Resort

Additional Information

  • Suitable for all physical fitness levels
  • Dress comfortably, wear sunscreen on sunny days
  • There is an area for shade, but the Tammy Jane is an open-aired vessel
  • You can choose to participate in sorting through the days catch

Guide Languages

  • English

Cancellation Policy

  • A full refund will apply if you cancel more than 24 hours before the activity start time.

  • No refund is possible if you cancel less than 24 hours before the activity start time.