Eco-Tours with Southern Tide Charters
Florida Heritage - On this unique tour, you will not only learn the intriguing history of Gulf and Franklin Counties, but will see first hand the remnants of this intriguing past. This includes historic sites as well as artifacts from Captain Roger’s personal collection. Your tour will start at Depot Creek and meander through wild Florida to Lake Wimico and then through the Jackson and Apalachicola Rivers to the city of Apalachicola. Alligators often glide through the quiet rivers. Water birds, swimming birds, and Bald Eagles enchance the natural beauty experience of the rivers, marsh and creeks you will travel.
Wildlife - On this tour, you will see and learn about local wildlife on Depot Creek and Lake Wimico. The animals you may see include Alligators, Osprey, Great Blue Heron, Bald eagle, Otters and Ducks.
Scalloping ( available July 1 - September 10) - Captain Roger will take you to the head of St. Joseph Bay where the scallops live! If you love snorkeling, you will love finding these succulent little creatures of the bay. Captain Roger will even throw in a free shucking lesson to make dinner come a little faster! Snorkeling Gear provided if needed.
Deserted Beach Trip